Courses

The following courses and seminars are planned for the next two academic years. This is a tentative list. Course and seminar offerings are contingent on the availability of instructors and on sufficient enrollment.

Spring 2014 | Fall 2014 | Spring 2015 | Fall 2015 | Spring 2016

Spring 2014

Professor Sharpe expected to be on leave

Courses # Course Name (Taught By)
001 Political Theory (Melonas)
003 Comparative Politics (Malekzadeh-W)
004 International Politics (Kaya - 2 sec)
10F FYS: When Disaster Strikes (White)
012 Modern Political Theory (Berger)
014 Politics of Identity (Melonas)
015 Ethics and Public Policy (Halpern)
021 American Parties and Elections (Valelly)
024 Constitutional Law (Nackenoff)
048 Politics of Population (White)
065 Chinese Foreign Policy (White)
70B Politics of Punishment (Reeves)
071 Applied Spatial Analysis with GIS: Special Topic (Heckert)
075 Causes of War (Tierney)
078 Iran, Islam and the Last Great Revolution (Malekzadeh)
081 Strategy-Non Violent Struggles (Lakey)
087 Water Policies, Water Issues: China and the U.S.(Nackenoff and Zuo)
092 Senior Comprehensives (Tierney)
Honors Program
Courses # Course Name (Taught By)
101 Modern Political Theory (Halpern)
103 Culture, Identity and Power (Malekzadeh)
104 American Political System (Valelly)
105 Constitutional Law (Nackenoff)
106 The Urban Underclass and Public Policy (Reeves)
116 International Political Economy (Kaya)

Fall 2014

Professors Reeves and White  expected to be on leave

Courses # Course Name (Taught By)
001 Political Theory (Halpern-W)(Sharpe-W)
002 American Politics  (Nackenoff-W)(Javian) 
003 Comparative Politics (Malekzadeh)
004 International Politics (Tierney- 2 sections)
011 Ancient Political Theory (Halpern)
019 Democratic Theory and Practice (Berger)
037 Introduction to GIS for Social and Environmental Analysis (STAFF)
040 The Politics of Voting Rights (Valelly)
043B Environmental Justice: Theory and Action  (Di Chiro)
046 Lesbians and Gays in American Politics (Valelly)
082 The Politcs of Schooling in Latin America and the Middle East (Malekzadeh)
Honors Program
Courses # Course Name (Taught By)
100 Ancient Political Theory (Sharpe)
112 Democratic Theory and Civic Engagement (Berger)
113 International Politics: War, Peace and Security (Tierney)
116 International Political Economy sec A/B (Kaya)
116 International Political Economy sec C/D (Kaya)

Spring 2015

Professors Halpern and Reeves expected to be on leave

Courses # Course Name (Taught By)
002 American Politics (Javian)
003 Comparative Politics (Malekzadeh)
004 International Politics (Kaya)
10F FYS: When Disaster Strikes (White)
012 Modern Political Theory (Berger)
018 Race and American Political Development (Valelly)
020 Public Opinion in American Politics (Javian)
057 Latin American Politics (Sharpe)
067 Great Power Rivalry in the 21st Century (Kaya)(pre-req Pols 4)
075 Causes of War (Tierney)
077 Practical Wisdom (Sharpe)
078 Iran, Islam and the Last Great Revolution (Malekzadeh)
092 Senior Comprehensives (Tierney)
Honors Program
Courses # Course Name (Taught By)
101 Modern Poliitical Theory (Berger)
103 Culture, Identity and Power (Malekzadeh)
104 American Political System (Valelly)
105 Constitutional Law (Nackenoff)
109 Latin American Politics (Sharpe)

Fall 2015

Professors Berger, Kaya and Nackenoff expected to be on leave

Courses # Course Name (Taught By)
001 Political Theory (Halpern)
002 American Politics (Reeves) (Valelly)
004 International Politics (Tierney - 2 sec)
011 Ancienct Political Theory (Halpern)
042 Congress in the American Political System (Valelly)
046 Lesbians and Gays in American Politics (Valelly)
057 Latin American Politics (Sharpe)
(Course not open to Freshman)
058 Contemporary Chinese Politics (White)
Honors Program
Courses # Course Name (Taught By)
100 Ancient Political Theory (Sharpe)
108 Comparative Politics: East Asia (White)
109 Comparative Politics: Latin America (Sharpe)
113 International Politics: War, Peace and Security (Tierney)

Spring 2016

Professors Berger, Kaya, Nackenoff and Sharpe  expected to be on leave

Courses # Course Name (Taught By)
003 Comparative Politics (White)
015 Ethics and Public Policy (Halpern)
018 Race and American Political Development (Valelly)
048 Politics of Population (White)
070B Politics of Punishment (Reeves)
075 Causes of War (Tierney)
092 Senior Comprehensives (Tierney)
Honors Program
Courses # Course Name (Taught By)
101 Modern Politial Theory (Halpern)
104 American Political System (Valelly)
106 The Urban Underclass and Public Policy (Reeves)