Fall/Winter Timetable

POL218H1F L5101

State, Society and Power in Comparative Perspective


This course is organized around key themes and concepts in comparative politics. It consists of three main parts. The first examines the variety of political regimes under which people live. The second zooms in on mobilization and conflicts in modern states. The third focuses on economic development and asks why some countries are rich while others are poor.

Format and Requirements

Two hours of lecture and one hour of tutorial per week. Requirements TBA.


4.0 credits, or 1.0 credit in POL/ JPA/ JPF/ JPI/ JPR/ JPS/ JRA courses