POS 201 Comparative Politics (3 credits)
Students will learn about each of the world's regions and particular nation-states within each region. Regions and nation-states will be compared with one another and with the U.S.A. Historical and geographical factors will be examined to determine their effects on the contemporary political, economic and social patterns that exist in each of the regions. Further problems and the prospects for political and economic development in each region will also be analyzed. No prerequisite.