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MPA 650. Politics of Developing Societies.

Credits: 3
Department: Political Science
Description: Analysis of political, social, and economic systems in developing countries with a focus on bureaucratic structures and the challenges of policy-making in less developed countries.
Semester Offered: Even Fall
Grading Method: ABCDF

Student Learning Outcomes

1. Analyze the relationship between economic development, social development, and political development.
2. Analyze and synthesize the differences between politics in developed and developing countries.
3. Identify and describe the dynamics of weak and failed states.
4. Identify and describe theories of development and underdevelopment.

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