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Political Science

For Current Students

Here are some useful resources for current Southwestern political science students planning their major

Tentative Course Offerings 2015-2018

 

Fall 2015

American Politics (O’Neill) (American)

Comparative Politics (Selbin) (Comparative)

Latin American Politics (500-600) (Selbin) (Comparative)

International Politics (Snyder) (International)

Middle Eastern Politics (Snyder) (Comparative) 

Modern Political Theory (500-600) (Mariotti) (Theory)

Electoral Behavior and Political Participation (Sydnor) (American)

Mass Media and American Politics (Sydnor) (American)

Capstone (Mariotti) 

 

Spring 2016

American Politics (O’Neill) (American)

US Foreign Policy (500-600) (Snyder) (International)

International Politics (Snyder) (International)

Gender Politics (Mariotti)

American Political Thought (Mariotti)

Introduction to Political Theory (Mariotti) (Theory)

Public Opinion and American Democracy (Sydnor)

Political Psychology (Sydnor)

Capstone (O’Neill)

Professor Selbin on sabbatical

 

Fall 2016:

Comparative Politics (Selbin) (Comparative)

Legislative Politics (500-600) (O’Neill) (American)

Politics of Latin America and the Caribbean (Comparative) (Selbin)

International Conflict (Selbin) (International)

Introduction to Political Theory (Mariotti) (Theory)

Contemporary Democratic Theory (500-600) (Mariotti) (Theory)

International Politics (Snyder) (International) or another UL course

American Politics course TBA (Sydnor)

American Politics course TBA (Sydnor)

American Politics course TBA (Sydnor)

Capstone (Snyder)

 

Spring 2017:

American Politics (O’Neill) (American)

Texas Legislative Internships (O’Neill) (American)

Law and Politics (O’Neill) (American)

Chinese Cultural Revolution (500-600) (Comparative) (Gaunder)

Mediterranean Politics (Comparative) (Selbin)

Contentious Politics (Comparative) (Selbin)

 

Ideologies (Theory) (Selbin)

Gender Politics (Theory) (Mariotti)

Middle Eastern Politics (Snyder) (Comparative)

US Foreign Policy (Snyder) (500-600) (International)

Film, Literature, and the Cold War (Snyder) (International)

American Politics course TBA (Sydnor)

American Politics course TBA (Sydnor)

Capstone (Mariotti)