POL 433 - Seminar in Comparative Politics: Themes in African Politics

Semester: 

Fall

Offered: 

2011
This course covers selected topics in contemporary African politics. We first highlight recent events in African history as well as contemporary African political issues. We then cover specific topics in greater detail including clientelism, democratization, and ethnic politics. We finally look at the historical legacies that continue to affect Africa's political landscape.