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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

Course # Course Title Time
Location
Instructor(s) View Books
POL 101A 1 Parties, Interest Groups, and Public Opinion
[ ss ]
Block K
M,W 2:00 PM–3:20 PM
Rabb Graduate Center345
Albert, Zachary View Books
POL 113B 1 The American Presidency
[ ss ]
Block K
M,W 2:00 PM–3:20 PM
Olin-Sang Amer Civ Ctr104
Kryder, Daniel Thomas View Books
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
Albert, Zachary View Books
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
Klausen, Jytte View Books
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
Klausen, Jytte View Books
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
Trelles, Alejandro View Books
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
Samore, Gary View Books
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
Chase, Kerry A. View Books
POL 187B 1
Syllabus
Conservative Political Thought
[ ss ]
Block J
T,F 12:30 PM–1:50 PM
Olin-Sang Amer Civ Ctr104
Yack, Bernard View Books
POL 190B 1 Seminar: Democratic Theory
[ ss ]
Block N
T,Th 2:00 PM–3:20 PM
Olin-Sang Amer Civ Ctr104
Lenowitz, Jeffrey View Books
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
Lenowitz, Jeffrey View Books
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
Greenlee, Jill S. View Books
 

(200 and above) Primarily for Graduate Students

Course # Course Title Time
Location
Instructor(s) View Books
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
Yack, Bernard View Books
POL 340D 1 Proseminar
See Course Catalog for Special Notes.
Block S5
F 2:00 PM–4:50 PM
Olin-Sang Amer Civ Ctr116
Greenlee, Jill S. View Books
 

Departmental Seminars in Politics

Course # Course Title Time
Location
Instructor(s) View Books
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
Albert, Zachary View Books
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
Klausen, Jytte View Books
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
Klausen, Jytte View Books
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
Chase, Kerry A. View Books
POL 190B 1 Seminar: Democratic Theory
[ ss ]
Block N
T,Th 2:00 PM–3:20 PM
Olin-Sang Amer Civ Ctr104
Lenowitz, Jeffrey View Books
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
Lenowitz, Jeffrey View Books
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
Greenlee, Jill S. View Books
 

Cross-Listed in Politics

Course # Course Title Time
Location
Instructor(s) View Books
AAAS 156A 1
Syllabus
#BlackLivesMatter
[ deis-us ss ]
Block L
M,W 3:30 PM–4:50 PM
Lown Cntr for JudaicStudies203
Williams, Chad View Books
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
Spry, Amber View Books
AMST 188B 1 Louis Brandeis: Law, Business and Politics
[ ss ]
Block K
M,W 2:00 PM–3:20 PM
Golding Judaica Center110
Breen, Daniel View Books
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
Randall, Michael View Books
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
Wright Rigueur, Leah View Books
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
Goodhart, Lucy View Books
IGS/LGLS 128B 1 Networks of Global Justice
[ ss ]
Block K
M,W 2:00 PM–3:20 PM
Olin-Sang Amer Civ Ctr112
Becker, Arnulf View Books
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
Breen, Daniel View Books
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
Stimell, Melissa View Books
NEJS 141B 1
Syllabus
Human Rights: Law, Politics, Theology
[ hum ]
Block P
T,Th 3:30 PM–4:50 PM
Lown Cntr for JudaicStudies201
Mirsky, Yehudah View Books
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
Smiley, Marion View Books
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
Vijayakumar, Gowri View Books