Course Listing

The government curriculum focuses on the
four main subfields of the discipline: American Politics, Comparative
Politics, Political Theory, and International Politics. The department
also has special strengths in American judicial process, media politics,
gender politics, international security, and broad coverage of Africa,
Asia, Europe, Canada, Middle East, and Latin America. Current course
offerings include both introductory and advanced courses in these areas.
Students may complete the Government major or elect a combined major of
Government courses and any of the following areas: African studies,
Asian studies, Canadian studies, or Environmental studies. Students may
also choose to combine Government courses with the following minor
programs: African studies, Asian studies, Canadian studies, Caribbean
and Latin American studies, European studies, and Gender studies. For
further information on these options, see the sections on Combined
Majors and Program Minors in the Catalog.