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PSCI0428A-S22

Dictators and Democrats

Dictators and Democrats
In this course we will explore the processes through which charismatic individuals create, use, transform, or circumvent state institutions to seize and maintain political power. We will examine individual, national, and international factors that propel dictators and democrats to leadership positions. We will also look at the historical context and personal circumstances leading to leaders' demise, sometimes resulting in regime change. Cases from Africa, America, Asia, and Europe will help students describe, classify, explain, and predict leadership outcomes (Comparative Politics) 3 hrs. Sem.
Course Reference Number (CRN):
22646
Subject Code:
PSCI
Course Number:
0428
Section Identifier:
A

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PSCI 0428

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Spring 2022