|Certificates: International Relations|
Despite the collapse of the U.S.S.R. and Eastern European Communist regimes since 1989, the People's Republic of China (P.R.C.) has retained a one-party regime while it continues its economic reforms begun in 1978, before reforms in other communist counties got under way. In contrast to former communist regimes, the P.R.C. is attempting socialist market reforms while retaining the people's democratic dictatorship under the leadership of the Chinese Communist Party. We shall examine the politics of this anomaly, study several public policy areas, and evaluate the potential for China's democratization.
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|Course Format: Lecture||Grading Mode: Graded|
||Fulfills a Major Requirement for: (CEAS-Polit Econ)(GOVT)(GOVT-Comparativ)
||Past Enrollment Probability: 50% - 74%
|Major Readings: (If discrepancies exist between major readings in Wesmaps and the results generated by the Text Book Information link, defer to the readings posted in Broad Street Books.)|
Text Book Information
|Examination and Assignments: |
Two discussion questions on the readings for every class. Research project culminating in a term paper, midterm and final exam.
|Additional Requirements and/or Comments: |
Students who wish to be eligible to register for the course during Drop/Add should add themselves to the enrollment request system during pre-registration. Enrollment request preference rankings will be one factor I will consider in making Drop/Add period registration decisions.
|Instructor(s): Freeze,Kent Earl Times: ..T.R.. 01:10PM-02:30PM; Location: SCIE113; |
|Total Enrollment Limit: 25||SR major: 10||JR major: 10|| || |
|Seats Available: 17||GRAD: X||SR non-major: 3||JR non-major: 2||SO: 0||FR: X|
|Web Resources: Moodle|