Spring 2019 not offered
|Certificates: International Relations|
This introductory course in politics in Japan 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.
||Gen Ed Area Dept:
|Course Format: Lecture / Discussion||Grading Mode: Graded|
||Fulfills a Major Requirement for: (CEAS-MN)(CEAS-Polit Econ)(CIR)(GOVT)(GOVT-Comparativ)
Building Democracy in Japan, Haddad
|Examination and Assignments: |
Midterm, research paper, reading quizzes
|Additional Requirements and/or Comments: |
Students who wish to be eligible to register for the course during Drop/Add should add themselves to the enrollment request system during pre-registration. Enrollment request preference rankings will be one factor the professor will consider in making Drop/Add period registration decisions. I will drop students who do not show up on the first day.