Wilfrid Laurier University Undergraduate Academic Calendar - 2009/2010
Canadian Excellence

PO220
Comparative Politics in Developing Countries
0.5 Credit

An introduction to the study of political, social, and economic change and development in the Third World. This course begins with an exploration of the key concepts and theories in development studies. Next, drawing on examples from Asia, Africa, Latin America and the Middle East, we will study some of the central issues at stake relating firstly to governance relations between the state and society, and lastly to political economy.

Additional Course Information
Prerequisites
Registration status: senior student.
Exclusions
PO205, PO206, PO227, PO228.