Schedule of Classes Graduate / Spring 2020 / Politics

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Notes for Graduate Students

Continuation Class Please refer to the University Bulletin for specific details regarding registration. Students who should register for CONT 500a Full-time Graduate Research should use sage class #6558; students who should register for CONT 450a Part-time Graduate Research should use sage class #6556; students who should register for CONT 200a Extended Master's Research should print out the add/drop form, from http://www.brandeis.edu/registrar/forms/docs/forms/add_drop.pdf, use sage class #6554, obtain the program administrator's signature, and submit to the Registrar's Office Kutz 121. Part time master's students are not to enroll in CONT 200a, rather they should consult with the Registrar's Office. To view course description, please click on the course # link.

(100-199) For Both Undergraduate and Graduate Students

Class # Course # Course Title Time
Location
Enrl / Lim / Wait Instructor(s) View Books
7924 POL 101A 1 Parties, Interest Groups, and Public Opinion
[ ss ]
Block K
M,W 2:00 PM–3:20 PM
Rabb Graduate Center345
Open
6 / 999 / 0
Albert, Zachary View Books
4710 POL 113B 1 The American Presidency
[ ss ]
Block K
M,W 2:00 PM–3:20 PM
Olin-Sang Amer Civ Ctr104
Open
27 / 999 / 0
Kryder, Daniel Thomas View Books
7918 POL 120B 1 Seminar: The Politics of Policymaking
[ ss ]
Block C
M,W,Th 10:00 AM–10:50 AM
Olin-Sang Amer Civ Ctr201
Open
16 / 999 / 0
Albert, Zachary View Books
5058 POL 134B 1
Syllabus
The Global Migration Crisis
[ djw ss wi ]
Block L
M,W 3:30 PM–4:50 PM
Olin-Sang Amer Civ Ctr116
Closed
20 / 25 / 2
Klausen, Jytte View Books
7919 POL 137B 1
Syllabus
Seminar: Psychology of Political Violence
[ dl ss ]
Block S2
T 2:00 PM–4:50 PM
Olin-Sang Amer Civ Ctr112
Closed
15 / 20 / 5
Klausen, Jytte View Books
5122 POL 161B 1
Syllabus
Good Neighbor or Imperial Power: The Contested Evolution of US-Latin American Relations
[ djw oc ss wi ]
Block K
M,W 2:00 PM–3:20 PM
Kutz Hall 130
Open
9 / 999 / 0
Trelles, Alejandro View Books
5100 POL 170A 1 Nuclear Weapons in the Middle East and Asia
[ ss ]
Block S1
M 2:00 PM–4:50 PM
Mandel Ctr for HumanitiesG10
Open
12 / 20 / 0
Samore, Gary View Books
4642 POL 173A 1
Syllabus
Seminar: U.S. Foreign Economic Policy
[ oc ss wi ]
See Course Catalog for prerequisites.
Block G
T,F 9:30 AM–10:50 AM
Mandel Ctr for HumanitiesG10
Open
14 / 20 / 0
Chase, Kerry A. View Books
8194 POL 187B 1
Syllabus
Conservative Political Thought
[ ss ]
Block J
T,F 12:30 PM–1:50 PM
Olin-Sang Amer Civ Ctr104
Open
19 / 999 / 0
Yack, Bernard View Books
7921 POL 190B 1 Seminar: Democratic Theory
[ ss ]
Block N
T,Th 2:00 PM–3:20 PM
Olin-Sang Amer Civ Ctr104
Open
25 / 999 / 0
Lenowitz, Jeffrey View Books
7922 POL 192B 1 Seminar: Topics in Law and Political Theory
[ ss ]
See Course Catalog for prerequisites.
See Course Catalog for Special Notes.
Topic for spring 2020: Legal Theory.
Legal Theory:
Block S3
W 2:00 PM–4:50 PM
Olin-Sang Amer Civ Ctr201
Open
12 / 999 / 0
Lenowitz, Jeffrey View Books
7923 POL 193A 1
Syllabus
Seminar: Special Topics in American Politics
[ ss ]
Topic spring 2020: Rise of Trump.
Topic: Rise of Trump:
Block G
T,F 9:30 AM–10:50 AM
Olin-Sang Amer Civ Ctr116
Open
7 / 999 / 0
Greenlee, Jill S. View Books
 

(200 and above) Primarily for Graduate Students

Class # Course # Course Title Time
Location
Enrl / Lim / Wait Instructor(s) View Books
7925 POL 211A 1
Syllabus
Graduate Seminar: Political Theory
See Course Catalog for Special Notes.
T 5:00 PM–7:50 PM
Olin-Sang Amer Civ Ctr104
Open
4 / 999 / 0
Yack, Bernard View Books
6410 POL 340D 1 Proseminar
See Course Catalog for Special Notes.
Block S5
F 2:00 PM–4:50 PM
Olin-Sang Amer Civ Ctr116
Open
10 / 999 / 0
Greenlee, Jill S. View Books
 

Departmental Seminars in Politics

Class # Course # Course Title Time
Location
Enrl / Lim / Wait Instructor(s) View Books
7918 POL 120B 1 Seminar: The Politics of Policymaking
[ ss ]
Block C
M,W,Th 10:00 AM–10:50 AM
Olin-Sang Amer Civ Ctr201
Open
16 / 999 / 0
Albert, Zachary View Books
5058 POL 134B 1
Syllabus
The Global Migration Crisis
[ djw ss wi ]
Block L
M,W 3:30 PM–4:50 PM
Olin-Sang Amer Civ Ctr116
Closed
20 / 25 / 2
Klausen, Jytte View Books
7919 POL 137B 1
Syllabus
Seminar: Psychology of Political Violence
[ dl ss ]
Block S2
T 2:00 PM–4:50 PM
Olin-Sang Amer Civ Ctr112
Closed
15 / 20 / 5
Klausen, Jytte View Books
4642 POL 173A 1
Syllabus
Seminar: U.S. Foreign Economic Policy
[ oc ss wi ]
See Course Catalog for prerequisites.
Block G
T,F 9:30 AM–10:50 AM
Mandel Ctr for HumanitiesG10
Open
14 / 20 / 0
Chase, Kerry A. View Books
7921 POL 190B 1 Seminar: Democratic Theory
[ ss ]
Block N
T,Th 2:00 PM–3:20 PM
Olin-Sang Amer Civ Ctr104
Open
25 / 999 / 0
Lenowitz, Jeffrey View Books
7922 POL 192B 1 Seminar: Topics in Law and Political Theory
[ ss ]
See Course Catalog for prerequisites.
See Course Catalog for Special Notes.
Topic for spring 2020: Legal Theory.
Legal Theory:
Block S3
W 2:00 PM–4:50 PM
Olin-Sang Amer Civ Ctr201
Open
12 / 999 / 0
Lenowitz, Jeffrey View Books
7923 POL 193A 1
Syllabus
Seminar: Special Topics in American Politics
[ ss ]
Topic spring 2020: Rise of Trump.
Topic: Rise of Trump:
Block G
T,F 9:30 AM–10:50 AM
Olin-Sang Amer Civ Ctr116
Open
7 / 999 / 0
Greenlee, Jill S. View Books
 

Cross-Listed in Politics

Class # Course # Course Title Time
Location
Enrl / Lim / Wait Instructor(s) View Books
8004 AAAS 156A 1
Syllabus
#BlackLivesMatter
[ deis-us ss ]
Block L
M,W 3:30 PM–4:50 PM
Lown Cntr for JudaicStudies203
Open
24 / 999 / 0
Williams, Chad View Books
8009 AAAS 157A 1 African American Political Thought
[ deis-us ss wi ]
Block P
T,Th 3:30 PM–4:50 PM
Mandel Ctr for HumanitiesG10
Open
21 / 999 / 0
Spry, Amber View Books
7916 AMST 188B 1 Louis Brandeis: Law, Business and Politics
[ ss ]
Block K
M,W 2:00 PM–3:20 PM
Golding Judaica Center110
Open
74 / 999 / 0
Breen, Daniel View Books
1132 FREN 111A 1 The Republic
[ fl hum oc ]
See Course Catalog for prerequisites.
Does not fulfill writing intensive beginning spring 2020.
Block H
T,F 11:00 AM–12:20 PM
Shiffman Humanities Ctr216
Open
9 / 15 / 0
Randall, Michael View Books
8186 HIST 151A 1
Syllabus
Conservatives and Liberals in Modern America: Race, Democracy and History in the U.S.
[ deis-us ss ]
Block S3
W 2:00 PM–4:50 PM
Olin-Sang Amer Civ Ctr124
Open
7 / 15 / 0
Wright Rigueur, Leah View Books
5116 IGS 140A 1
Syllabus
Styles of Globalization
[ ss ]
See Course Catalog for prerequisites.
Block K
M,W 2:00 PM–3:20 PM
Mandel Ctr for HumanitiesG11
Open
15 / 20 / 0
Goodhart, Lucy View Books
5048 IGS/LGLS 128B 1 Networks of Global Justice
[ ss ]
Block K
M,W 2:00 PM–3:20 PM
Olin-Sang Amer Civ Ctr112
Open
9 / 999 / 0
Becker, Arnulf View Books
8102 LGLS 116B 1 Civil Rights and Civil Liberties: Constitutional Debates
[ ss ]
Block L
M,W 3:30 PM–4:50 PM
Olin-Sang Amer Civ Ctr101
Open
89 / 999 / 0
Breen, Daniel View Books
3994 LGLS 161B 1 Advocacy for Policy Change
[ oc ss wi ]
Signature of Ms. Anabela Afonso, department administrator, required.
Not recommended for freshmen.
Block N
T,Th 2:00 PM–3:20 PM
Shiffman Humanities Ctr125
Closed
Consent Req.

27 / 24 / 0
Stimell, Melissa View Books
7816 NEJS 141B 1
Syllabus
Human Rights: Law, Politics, Theology
[ hum ]
Block P
T,Th 3:30 PM–4:50 PM
Lown Cntr for JudaicStudies201
Open
26 / 999 / 0
Mirsky, Yehudah View Books
8003 PHIL 111A 1 What Is Justice?
[ hum ]
See Course Catalog for prerequisites.
Block M
M,W 5:00 PM–6:20 PM
Shiffman Humanities Ctr216
Open
33 / 999 / 0
Smiley, Marion View Books
4570 SOC 155B 1
Syllabus
Protest, Politics, and Change: Social Movements
[ deis-us ss ]
Block C
M,W,Th 10:00 AM–10:50 AM
Golding Judaica Center110
Open
75 / 999 / 0
Vijayakumar, Gowri View Books