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POLI 475 Social Capital in Comparative Perspective (3 credits)

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Offered by: Political Science (Faculty of Arts)


Political Science : Social capital as an important societal resource that helps to overcome collective action and development problems. Introduction to the roots of the concept of social capital, and discussion on how and why this resource influences the political and economic life of countries, regions, cities and individuals.

Terms: This course is not scheduled for the 2013-2014 academic year.

Instructors: There are no professors associated with this course for the 2013-2014 academic year.

  • Prerequisite: POLI 211 or POLI 212.

  • Note: The area in the field of Comparative Politics is Developed Areas.