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Political Science

For Current Students

Here are some useful resources for current Southwestern political science students planning their major

Tentative Course Offerings 2014-2017

 

FALL 2014

American Politics  (O’Neill) (American)

Legislative Politics (500-600) (O’Neill) (American)

Political Ethics (O’Neill) (American)

International Politics (Snyder) (International)

U.S. Foreign Policy (500-600) (Snyder) (International)

Japanese Politics, Society and Culture (Gaunder) (Comparative)

Comparative Politics (Gaunder) (Comparative)

Middle-Eastern Politics (Snyder) (Comparative)

Politics of Latin America and the Caribbean (500-600) (Selbin) (Comparative)

Ideologies (Selbin) (Theory)

Capstone (Gaunder)                                               

Dr. Mariotti is scheduled to be on FMLA this semester (Family and Medical Leave Act).

 

Spring 2015

American Politics (O’Neill) (American)

Legislative Politics Internships (O’Neill) (American)

International Political Economy (Snyder) (International)

Film, Literature, and the Cold War (Snyder) (International)

Comparative Politics (Gaunder) (Comparative)

Japan and Germany:  Losers of WWII (500-600) (Gaunder) (Comparative)

Mediterranean Politics (Comparative) (Selbin)

Introduction to Political Theory (Mariotti) (Theory)

Modern Political Theory (Mariotti) (500-600) (Theory)

Capstone (Selbin)

 

Fall 2015

American Politics (O’Neill) (American)

500-600 course (O’Neill) (American)

Comparative Politics (Gaunder) (Comparative)

Chinese Cultural Revolution (500-600) (Gaunder) (Comparative) 

International Politics (Snyder) (International)

Film, Literature, and the Cold War (Snyder) (International)

Introduction to Political Theory (Mariotti) (Theory)

American Political Thought (Mariotti) (Theory)

Modern Political Theory (500-600) (Mariotti) (Theory)

Capstone (Snyder)

Professor Selbin scheduled for sabbatical Fall 2015

 

Spring 2016

American Politics (O’Neill) (American)

Religion and Politics (O’Neill) (American)

Constitutional Law (500-600) (O’Neill) (American)

Comparative Politics (Comparative) (Selbin)

Middle Eastern Politics (Snyder) (Comparative)

US Foreign Policy (500-600) (Snyder) (International)

US Political Economy (Snyder) (International)

Introduction to Political Theory (Mariotti) (Theory)

Gender and Politics (Mariotti) (Theory)

Capstone (Selbin)

Professor Gaunder scheduled for sabbatical Spring 2016

 

Fall 2016

American Politics (O’Neill) (American)

Legislative Politics (500-600) (O’neill) (American)

Comparative Politics (Comparative) (Gaunder)

Japanese Politics, Culture, and Society (Comparative) (Gaunder)

Women and Politics (Comparative) (Gaunder)

Comparative Politics (Comparative) (Selbin)

Politics of Latin America and the Caribbean (Comparative) (Selbin)

Mediterranean Politics (Comparative) (Selbin)

International Conflict (Selbin) (International)

Introduction to Political Theory (Mariotti) (Theory)

Contemporary Democratic Theory (500-600) (Mariotti) (Theory)

American Political Thought (Mariotti) (Theory)

International Politics (Snyder) (International)

Capstone (Snyder)

 

Spring 2017 

American Politics (O’Neill) (American)

Texas Legislative Internships (O’Neill) (American)

Law and Politics (O’Neill) (American) (or possibly a new course on Generational Politics)

Comparative Politics (Comparative) (Gaunder)

Japan and Germany: Losers of WWII (500-600) (Comparative) (Gaunder)

Mediterranean Politics (Comparative) (Selbin)

Contentious Politics (Comparative) (Selbin)

Ideologies (Theory) (Selbin)

Introduction to Political Theory (Mariotti) (Theory)

Middle Eastern Politics (Snyder) (Comparative)

US Foreign Policy (Snyder) (500-600) (International)

Film, Literature, and the Cold War (Snyder) (International)

Capstone (Mariotti)