Wilfrid Laurier University Undergraduate Academic Calendar - 2011/2012
Canadian Excellence

PO471
Issues in Third World Politics
0.5 Credit

An in-depth exploration of selected issues of current interest in Third World politics. This class will study significant new publications in the field as well as several case studies from nations or regions undergoing political challenges and transformations, such as transitions to democracy, civil war, economic collapse and restructuring, ethnic unrest, the AIDS crisis, grassroots initiatives and famine.

Additional Course Information
Prerequisites
Registration status: Year 4 Honours Political Science and PO220, or permission of the department.
Exclusions
PO497l.