Core Course: Theories and Issues in the Politics of Development
This course provides a selective overview of some of the theoretical and conceptual issues and debates that have dominated the study of the politics of the global south. The course is designed to prepare Ph.D. students for the field examination in the development studies area by encouraging critical thinking about political science, comparative politics and development studies.
Readings selected by instructor.
Format and Requirements
Seminar, class presentations, critical commentaries, essays.