POLI 480 Contentious Politics (3 credits)

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Offered by: Political Science (Faculty of Arts)


Political Science : Topics include the factors contributing to the emergence of contentious politics, and the influence of social movements on politics. A variety of movements are examined through case studies, including old and new social movements and collective resistance.

Terms: Winter 2015

Instructors: Wang, Juan (Winter)

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

  • Prerquisite: POLI 227 or an upper level course in the Politics of Developing Areas or permission of the instructor.