|Certificates: International Relations|
This course is an introductory course in politics in Japan. It begins with an overview of the Japanese political system: its historical origins, institutional structures, and main actors. The course then moves on to explore specific policy areas: industrial and financial policy, labor and social policy, and foreign policy. The course culminates in student research projects presented in an academic conference format of themed panels.
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|Course Format: Lecture / Discussion||Grading Mode: Graded|
||Fulfills a Major Requirement for: (CEAS-MN)(CEAS)(CEAS-Polit Econ)(CGST-MN)(GOVT)(GOVT-Comparativ)
||Past Enrollment Probability: Not Available
|Major Readings: Wesleyan RJ Julia Bookstore
Building Democracy in Japan, Haddad
|Examinations and Assignments: |
Take home midterm, final research paper, oral presentation, and reading quizzes.
|Instructor(s): Haddad,Mary Alice Times: ..T.R.. 10:30AM-11:50AM; Location: PAC421; |
|Total Enrollment Limit: 25||SR major: 10||JR major: 8|| || |
|Seats Available: 4||GRAD: X||SR non-major: 3||JR non-major: 4||SO: 0||FR: 0|
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