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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)

International Politics (Snyder) (International)

Comparative Politics (Selbin) (Comparative)

Middle-Eastern Politics (Snyder) (Comparative)

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

The Politics of China through Literature and Film (Schiaffini) (Comparative) 

Ideologies (Selbin) (Theory)

Capstone (Snyder)                                               

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

 

Spring 2015

American Politics (O’Neill) (American)

Legislative Politics Internships (O’Neill) (American)

International Politics (Snyder) (International)

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

Comparative Politics (Selbin) (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 (Selbin) (Comparative)

Upper-level course (Selbin)

International Politics (Snyder) (International) 

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

Introduction to Political Theory (Mariotti) (Theory)

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

Capstone (O’Neill)

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)

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 

Professor Selbin scheduled for sabbatical Spring 2016

 

Fall 2016

American Politics (O’Neill) (American)

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

Comparative Politics (Comparative) (Selbin)

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

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

Mediterranean Politics (Comparative) (Selbin)

International Conflict (Selbin) (International)

Introduction to Political Theory (Mariotti) (Theory)

Modern Political 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) (Selbin)

Mediterranean Politics (Comparative) (Selbin)

Contentious Politics (Comparative) (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)