POLI 227 Developing Areas/Introduction (3 credits)

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Offered by: Political Science (Faculty of Arts)


Political Science : An introduction to Third World politics. A comparative examination of the legacies of colonialism, the achievement of independence, and contemporary dynamics of political and socio-economic development in Africa, Asia and Latin America. Topics include modernization, dependency, state-building and national integration, revolution, the role of the military, and democratization.

Terms: Winter 2013

Instructors: Rex J Brynen (Winter)

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