Fall/Winter Timetable

POL451H1S L0101

Graduate Course Code: POL2351H1S L0101

Contentious Politics and Social Movements


The course provides an introduction to various perspectives on contentious politics and social movements. Students will acquire a solid foundation in the study of all forms of disruptive politics in a broad range of comparative contexts, with special emphasis on non-democracies.


One two-hour seminar per week. Course work consists of essays and an in class group presentation.


POL201Y1 or (POLB90H3, POLB91H3) or POL203Y1 or POL203Y5 or POL207Y1 or POL214Y1 or POL214Y5 or POLB50Y3 or POL215Y1 or POL224Y1 or POL302Y5 and minimum 14 credits