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17.869 Political Science Scope and Methods, Fall 2003
This course is designed to provide an introduction to a variety of empirical research methods used by political scientists. The primary aims of the course are to make you a more sophisticated consumer of diverse empirical ...
17.50 Introduction to Comparative Politics, Fall 2003
Why are some countries democratic and others not? How do political institutions affect economic development and political conflict? How do politics in the United States compare to politics in other countries? This class ...
17.181 / 17.182 Sustainable Development: Theory, Research and Policy, Spring 2003
Examines alternative conceptions and theoretical underpinnings of the notion of "sustainable development." Focuses on the sustainability problems of industrial countries (i.e., aging of populations, sustainable consumption, ...
17.57J / 21H.467J Soviet Politics and Society, 1917-1991, Spring 2003
At its greatest extent the former Soviet Union encompassed a geographical area that covered one-sixth of the Earth's landmass. It spanned 11 time zones and contained over 100 distinct nationalities, 22 of which numbered ...
17.537 / 17.538 Politics and Policy in Contemporary Japan, Spring 2003
This subject is designed for upper level undergraduates and graduate students as an introduction to politics and the policy process in modern Japan. The semester is divided into two parts. After a two-week general introduction ...