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Cornell University School of Continuing Education and Summer Sessions

Courses

SOC 3310 Modern European Politics

Course description

(summer only) This course is only offered in the Summer Session.

Introduction to politics and political systems in Western Europe. Starts with a brief history of the consolidation of West European democracies before and after World War II. Discusses core theoretical concepts guiding the comparative analysis of political systems. The main part of the course consists of a discussion of the political cultures, parties, electoral systems, and current problems confronting the political systems of various countries focusing on Italy which is treated in depth. The course concludes with an analysis of the European Union (EU) as political system.

Classes

SOC 3310 001-LEC Off-campus program: Summer Program in Turin

Number:1227
Class dates:June 4-22, 2018
Exam dates:Will be provided by instructor (see Final exams)
Days/times:MTWRFS 8 AM - 6 PM Other, Off-Campus
Credit:3
Grade:Graded
Instructor:Battig von Wittelsbach, K. (keb11)
Best, R. (reb356)
Way, C. (crw12)
Max. enroll:20
To enroll:See Summer Program in Turin for enrollment information.
Related:Cross-listed with GOVT 3323 001-LEC

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