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POLI 419 Transitions from Communism (3 credits)

Offered by: Political Science (Faculty of Arts)


Political Science : Selected problems facing the Post-Soviet world. Themes include: new political institutions, parties, and groups; economic reform; social problems; ideological changes; the rise of ethnonationalism; linkages with the West.

Terms: Fall 2013

Instructors: Maria Popova (Fall)

  • Prerequisites: One 200- or 300-level course in Comparative Politics required or written permission of the instructor; a Political Science, History or Sociology course on the USSR or Eastern Europe after WW II strongly recommended.
  • Note: The area in the field of Comparative Politics is Developed Areas.