Fall/Winter Timetable

POL426H1S L0101

Graduate Course Code: POL2326H1S L0101

Democracy and Dictatorship

Themes

This course will provide an in-depth exploration of modern theories of the origins of democracy and dictatorship. The course will closely examine the comparative historical work on the subject. Special attention will be paid to European cases but significant comparisons will also be made with other areas of the world such as China, the Middle East, and Latin America.

Texts

TBA

Format and Requirements

One two-hour seminar per week. Course requirements TBA.

Prerequisites

1.0 POL credit; minimum 14 credits

Exclusions
POL 443H1S (taken in 2006-07, 2007-08, 2008-09)