Comparative Politics

Seeking the political role of the third government branch: A

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The class will end with consideration of recent efforts on the part of some political theorists to redefine patriotism or loyalty to one's particular state in the modern world and to think about what republicanism might require on a global scale. Given the tenuousness of the status quo, political reform will be hard to avoid. (Meets with GRS IR 707). The study of political structures at the global regional level such as the European Economic Community or interamerican system, among intergovernmental or nongovernmental actors, and also functional areas such as the arts, sports, energy, food, the seas, disarmament, or the environment.
Shaping Race Policy: The United States in Comparative

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Budgeting is the study of "who gets what" and who pays for it. The development, organization, and processes in governmental administration in the United States. This was attributable to tlie emergence o f three key factors: (i)an expansion o f the geographical size o f the world in question (through incorporation), (ii)the development o f variegated methods o f labour cotltrol for different products and different zones o f the world economy (specialisation) and (iii)the creation o f relatively strong state machineries in what would be tlie core states o f this capitalist world econonly (to assure the transfer o f surplus to the core).
National Colors: Racial Classification and the State in

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Several Greek philosophers such as Plato and Aristotle were the creators of this approach. Sowtli-East Asian cou~ltricsalso preferred market based strategy of economic growth. Lenin held that the phenomenon of imperialism helped the iniperialists to obtain immense profits from the exploitation of colonial countries. This cannot be fully comprehended mainly because of the sheer number of struggles that the peasants waged or undertook over the years. Tlleor:~l trritl Prt~c/ice Mochrrl G'o~~errtrrte~i~, Surjeet, 1977. of Delhi, Prc)sstrr.e Grol~psin Irirlitrri Politic's, N c w Dellii: Radiant Publisliers, 1980. p.38.
The Future of Freedom: Illiberal Democracy at Home and

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Theories of pluralism and collective action, the behavior and influence of lobbies, the role of political action committees, and other important aspects of group action in politics are examined. Tetlock explores what constitutes good judgment in predicting future events, and looks at why experts are often wrong in their forecasts. The student acquires the methodological skills necessary in research, identifies a basic reading list pertinent to the research, and prepares a research design for the project.
Bedouin Justice: Law and Custom Among the Egyptian Bedouin

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Prospective applicants must have a minimum 3.5 grade point average (on a 4–point scale) in all courses above the Bachelor’s degree. Included here is a requirement that students in this option take a third year of a foreign language. Analyzes the social, economic, and political issues impacting the Latino (or Hispanic) community in the United States. Origin of Inequality that inequality is the natural result of civilization.
The Last Days in Israel: Understanding the New Israeli

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Political Science at AUC is taught as a humanistic discipline with the overall objectives of fostering understanding of the contemporary world and developing knowledge about, and an appreciation of, the complex mechanisms, authoritative structures, and the allocation of values, which characterize contemporary human communities. Past graduate work will be credited toward degree requirements as appropriate. Tlie in Conlniission from tinie to tiinc lias discussed vario~istopics such as hu~iiaiiriglits in Arab territories, in Chile.
Strategies of Care: Changing Elderly Care in Italy and the

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Tlie Comliiission made remarkable efforts to save the innocent lives in tlie social strives it1 Dominican Republic in 1965, to safeguard tlie riglits o f prisoners, to irivestigate tlie cliarges o f violatiori o f Iitrnian riglits in Brazil, i ~l during tlie Cliile, Haiti and Cuba. It does involve territory, but it cannot be simply reduced to a location” (235). Comparative history is commonly used rather loosely to refer'to any study in which two or more historical trajectories are of nation-states, institutional complexes, or civilisations are juxtaposed.
The Importance of Neglect in Policy-Making (Governance and

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Why do metropolitan areas look the way they do? Can/should metropolitan development be planned? We have a strong commitment to both undergraduate and graduate education. The department is particularly well organized for students who want to pursue careers in politics, but also for those who are preparing to teach, and for those who aspire to an advanced degree in political science or law. She is an affiliate faculty member of IU’s Workshop of Political Theory and Policy Analysis, the African Studies Program, the Committee on Native American and Indigenous Studies, and the Center on Philanthropy.
Conservative thinkers: The key contributors to the political

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Without the use of power, altruism and idealism become exercises in pathos and futility. R POS 322 (= R PAD 322; formerly R PUB 322) Government & Politics of New York City (3) Introduction to New York City's major political and governmental institutions, with an emphasis on the recurring efforts to provide for borough and community input into the city's policy making and implementation processes and to increase inter- and intra-party competition.
Public Administration and the Modern State: Assessing Trends

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Blowback: The Costs and Consequences of American Empire. The British invested a great deal in sollie colonies such as India, Ceylon and Malaya. While commenting on Almond's insistence on separating the two terms structures add functions, Sartori says, "The structural-functional analysis is a lame scholar. To provide access without cookies would require the site to create a new session for every page you visit, which slows the system down to an unacceptable level. Analyzes Japanese trade and defense policies; the rise of “mini-dragons” (Taiwan, South Korea, Hong Kong, and Singapore); and “new mini-dragons” (Indonesia, Thailand, and Malaysia); “Confucian capitalism”; democratization (and its failure in China); legacies of the Indochina war; etc. (Meets with PO IR 275).