Fall/Winter Timetable

POL410H1S L0101

Graduate Course Code: POL2391H1S L0101

Topics in Comparative Politics III

Populism, Elections, and Representation

Themes

The purpose of this course is three fold. First, to examine how representation occurs through elections. Second, to examine populism in both historical and current forms. Third, to understand how recent waves of populism matter for the representational function of elections and the behaviour of politicians after elections.

Texts

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Format and Requirements

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Prerequisites

2.0 POL credits in Comparative Politics. See the Department's website for POL courses by area group: http://politics.utoronto.ca/undergraduate/courses/fallwinter-timetable/