POLS-Y107: Introduction to comparative politics

POLS-Y107 — Fall 2023

Regina Smyth
TH A201 Lee Norvelle Theater/Drama
Days and Times
Tuesday and Thursday, 3:00 - 4:15 p.m.
Course Description

This course introduces students to comparative politics. The rise of social inequality, misinformation, and authoritarian values in modern day democracies begs the question: how long can they last? This course will explore the differences between democracies and autocracies, focusing on political systems, elections, protest, and propaganda. What systems prevail and why?