Schedule of Classes Undergraduate / Spring 2020 / Politics

Class Search|Course Evaluation Guide (unet login required)

Notes for Undergraduate Students

To view course description, please click on the course # link.

(1-99) Primarily for Undergraduate Students

Class # Course # Course Title Time
Location
Enrl / Lim / Wait Instructor(s) View Books
2858 POL 14B 1 Introduction to American Government
[ ss ]
See Course Catalog for Special Notes.
Block N
T,Th 2:00 PM–3:20 PM
Mandel Ctr for HumanitiesG03
Open
64 / 999 / 0
Spry, Amber View Books
2856 POL 15A 1
Syllabus
Introduction to International Relations
[ ss ]
See Course Catalog for Special Notes.
Block H
T,F 11:00 AM–12:20 PM
Golding Judaica Center110
Open
95 / 999 / 0
Chase, Kerry A. View Books
4144 POL 52A 1
Syllabus
Basic Statistics for Social and Political Analysis
[ qr ss ]
Block C
M,W,Th 10:00 AM–10:50 AM
Mandel Ctr for HumanitesG12
Open
46 / 999 / 0
Trelles, Alejandro View Books
 

(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
 

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