An introduction to the field of political science and its various divisions. A study of political systems, institutions, processes, and behavior. The purpose of the course is to sensitize the student to the promise and limits of political analysis and to prepare him to pursue more advanced courses. This course meets General Education Core Goal 2: Analytic Skills; Core Goal 5: Information Literacy; Core Goal 9: Behavioral & Social Sciences; Core Goal 11: Civic Responsibility; and Core Goal 12: Sensitivity to Global Perspective and Cultural and Social Diversity.
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