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Introduction to European Studies (INTNLREL 122)

Requirements: 
WAY-SI
213E

This course offers an introduction to major topics in the study of historical and contemporary Europe. We focus on European politics, economics and culture. First, we study what makes Europe special, and how its distinct identity has been influenced by its history. Next, we analyze Europe's politics. We study parliamentary government and proportional representation electoral systems, and how they affect policy. Subsequently, we examine the challenges the European economy faces. We further study the European Union and transatlantic relations.

Subject: 
POLISCI
Course ID: 
216 033
Grading: 
Letter (ABCD/NP)