Courses

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Academic Year 2014-2015

Fall Semester 2014

Introductory Courses

CODE TITLE TIME LOCATION INSTRUCTOR
POLS0100 Introduction to the American Political Process MW 6:30-8:00 Barus & Holley 168 Wendy Schiller
POLS0400 Introduction to International Politics TR 2:30-3:50 Salomon Center 001 Jordan Branch
POLS0500 Foundations of Political Analysis TR 10:30-11:50 CIT 227 Rebecca Weitz-Shapiro

Lecture Courses

CODE TITLE TIME LOCATION INSTRUCTOR
POLS1080 Politics of Transportation Policy MW 8:30-9:50 Wilson 105 Roger Cobb
POLS1090 Polarized Politics TR 1:00-2:20 Wilson 301 Rich Arenberg
POLS1150 Prosperity TR 2:30-3:50 BERT 015 John Tomasi
POLS1160 Constitutional Law: Governmental Powers TR 10:30-11:50 Wilson 302 Steven Calabresi
POLS1210 Latin American Politics MWF 11:00-11:50 Salomon Center 202 Rich Snyder
POLS1315 Social Groups in American Politics TR 9:00-10:20 Sayles Hall 012 Katherine Tate
POLS1415 Classics of Political Economy TR 1:00-2:20 Wilson 302 Mark Blyth / Alex Gourevitch
POLS1500 International Law and Human Rights MWF 10:00-10:50 CIT 165 Nina Tannenwald
POLS1730 International Poltical Economy TR 6:30-7:50 Smith-Buonanno 101 Jeffrey Colgan

First Year Seminars 

CODE TITLE TIME LOCATION INSTRUCTOR
POLS0820L Philosophy of the American Founding Mon 3:00-5:20 J. Walter Wilson 401 Wendy Schiller
POLS0820Q Politics of American Federal Holidays Fri 3:00-5:20 Rock Library 205 Roger Cobb

Sophomore Seminars 

CODE TITLE TIME LOCATION INSTRUCTOR
POLS0920A Bleeding Heart Libertarianism Wed 3:00-5:20 J. Walter Wilson 501 John Tomasi

Research Seminars

CODE TITLE TIME LOCATION INSTRUCTOR
POLS1822A Nuclear Weapons and International Politics Thurs 4:00-6:20 J. Walter Wilson 403 Nick Miller
POLS1822C Congress Thurs 4:00-6:20 J. Walter Wilson 302 Richard Arenberg
POLS1822F Social Movements and Struggles for Justice Tues 4:00-6:20 J. Walter Wilson 303 Gallagher
POLS1822L Comparative Constitutional Law Wed 3:00-5:20 J. Walter Wilson 502 Steven Calabresi
POLS1822N Freedom Mon 3:00-5:20 J. Walter Wilson 402 Sharon Krause
POLS1822P Rival Defenses of American Capitalism Tues 4:00-6:20 J. Walter Wilson 401 John McCaskey
POLS1822T Politics of Health in the Global South Thurs 4:00-6:20 J. Walter Wilson 303 Melani Cammett
POLS1823R Greek Tragedy in Politics, Philosophy, Theater and Film Mon 3:00-5:20 155 George St 106 Bonnie Honig
POLS1823S Crafting Citizens: Democratic Theory and Civic Education Tues 4:00-6:20 TBA Matt Lyddon
POLS1910 Senior Honors Thesis Preparation Thurs 4:00-6:20 Sayles Hall 200 Linda Cook

Graduate Courses

CODE TITLE TIME LOCATION INSTRUCTOR
POLS2000 Strategies of Inquiry and Research Design I Tues 1:00-3:20
& Mon 9:30-11:50
Prospect House 102 Rebecca Weitz-Shapiro
POLS2001 Strategies of Inquiry and Research Design II Mon 9:30-11:50 Prospect House 102 Rebecca Weitz-Shapiro
POLS2050 Prospectus Preparation I Wed 2:00-4:20 Prospect House 102 James Morone
POLS2060 International Relations and History Wed 11:30-1:50 Prospect House 102 Jordan Branch
POLS2075 Social Groups in US Politics Mon 12:00-2:20 Prospect House 102 Katherine Tate
POLS2110 Proseminar in Comparative Politics Wed 9:00-11:20  Prospect House 102 Rick Locke / Prerna Singh
POLS2111 Comparative Politics Graduate Research Workshop I Every other Wed 5:00-6:30 Watson Institute Rick Locke / Prerna Singh
POLS2145 Transnational Governance in the Global Economy Mon 2:30-4:50 Prospect House 102 Sigrid Quack
POLS2160 International Political Economy Thurs 10:00-12:20 Prospect House 102 Mark Blyth
POLS2270 Political Economy of Industrial Development Tues 9:30-11:50 Prospect House 102 Edward Steinfeld
POLS2355 The Politics of Precariousness and Resilience Wed 1:30-3:50 Blistein House 101 Bonnie Honig
POLS2365 The Social and Political Thought of Karl Marx Thurs 10:00-12:20 Blistein House 101 Alex Gourevitch

POLS2580 Introduction to Quantitative Research Methods TBA TBA Terence Tao

Spring Semester 2015

Introductory Courses

CODE TITLE TIME LOCATION INSTRUCTOR
POLS0110 Introduction to Political Thought TR 6:40-8:00 TBA Alex Gourevitch / Corey Brettschneider
POLS0200 Introduction to Comparative Politics TR 10:30-11:50 TBA Melani Cammett

Lecture Courses

CODE TITLE TIME LOCATION INSTRUCTOR
POLS1130 The American Presidency TR 10:30-11:50 TBA Wendy Schiller
POLS1260 Maps and Politics MWF 1:00-1:50 TBA Jordan Branch
POLS1270 Middle East Politics TR 2:30-3:50 TBA Melani Cammett
POLS1280 Politics, Economy and Society in India TR 2:30-3:50 TBA Ashu Varshney
POLS1290 The Rise of China TR 9:00-10:50 TBA Edward Steinfeld
POLS1360 Gender Politics MWF 2:00-2:50 TBA Katherine Tate
POLS1600 Political Research Methods TR 6:40-8:00 TBA Nick Miller
POLS1740 Politics of Food TR 1:00-2:20 TBA Ross Cheit
POLS1780 Symbols in American Politics MW 8:30-9:50 TBA Roger Cobb

First Year Seminars 

CODE TITLE TIME LOCATION INSTRUCTOR

POLS0820D

Freedom Tues 4:00-6:20 TBA TBA
POLS0820E Slavery and Political Philosophy Mon 3:00-5:20 TBA Alex Gourevitch

Research Seminars

CODE TITLE TIME LOCATION INSTRUCTOR
POLS1820J Dynamics of Agenda Building Friday 3:00-5:20 TBA Roger Cobb
POLS1821J RI Gov't and Politics Friday 3:00-5:20 TBA TBA
POLS1821L IR: Russia, China, Central Asia Wed 3:00-5:20 TBA Linda Cook
POLS1821P Political Psychology of IR Wed 3:00-5:20 TBA Rose McDermott
POLS1821Z Peacekeeping and Statebuilding after Civil War Thurs 4:00-6:20 TBA Rob Blair
POLS1822I Geopolitics of Oil and Energy Thurs 4:00-6:20 TBA Jeffrey Colgan
POLS1822R The Politics of Food Security Thurs 4:00-6:20 TBA Jurkovitch
POLS1822X Technology and IR Mon 3:00-5:20 TBA Jordan Branch
POLS1822Y Nuclear Proliferation and Nonproliferation Thurs 4:00-6:20 TBA Nina Tannenwald
POLS1823E Economic Liberty and Global Justice Mon 3:00-5:20 TBA John Tomasi
POLS1823G Women and War Tues 6:00-8:20 TBA Rose McDermott
POLS1823H Public Opinion Mon 3:00-5:20 TBA Katherine Tate
POLS1823O The Political Economy of Renewable Energy Tues 4:00-6:20 TBA Nahm
POLS1910 Senior Honors Thesis Preparation Thurs 4:00-6:20 TBA Linda Cook

Graduate Courses

CODE TITLE TIME LOCATION INSTRUCTOR
POLS2051 Preparing the Prospectus II Wed 2:00-4:20 Prospect House 102 James Morone
POLS2090I American / Comparative Political Behavior Mon 1:00-3:20 Prospect House 102 Wendy Schiller / Rebecca Weitz-Shapiro
POLS2112 Comparative Politics Graduate Research Workshop II Every other Wed 5:00-6:30 Watson Institute Rick Locke / Prerna Singh
POLS2120 Proseminar in Political Theory Thurs 1:30-3:50 Prospect House 102 Corey Brettschneider
POLS2245 IPE of Global Finance Thurs 10:00-12:20 Prospect House 102 Mark Blyth
POLS2260 Comparative Politics and China Wed 10:00-12:20 Prospect House 102 Edward Steinfeld
POLS2295 Women and Nations Tues 1:30-3:50 Prospect House 102 Rose McDermott
POLS2345 Politics and Nature Tues 9:30-11:50 Prospect House 102 Sharon Krause
POLS2590 Advanced Quantitative Research Methods Fri 9:00-11:20 Prospect House 102 Rob Blair