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Comparative Politics 1 (Lecture)
(POL10500) Analyse und Vergleich Politischer Systeme 1 - (Vorlesung)

Course 0000003788 in WS 2020/1

General Data

Course Type lecture
Semester Weekly Hours 2 SWS
Organisational Unit Assistant Professorship of Policy Analysis (Prof. Wurster)
Lecturers Miranda Schreurs
Stefan Wurster
Sina Janßen
Dates Mon, 15:00–16:30, virtuell

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additional remarks Comparative analysis of political systems. The lecture focuses on the main concepts, theories and methods of comparative analysis of political systems. Different political system types, and particularly democracies, will be systematically presented and analyzed comparatively in terms of their structures and institutions (polity), actors and processes (politics) and policies and policy content (policies). The content emphasized is thus: the methods of comparison, system theory, comparative political regimes, majority and consensual democracies, parliamentary and presidential democracies, veto players theory, electoral and party systems, political values and attitudes, interest group and social movement influence, and policy analysis in selected policy areas.
Links E-Learning course (e. g. Moodle)
TUMonline entry

Equivalent Courses (e. g. in other semesters)

WS 2019/20 Comparative Politics 1 (Lecture) Schreurs, M. Wurster, S.
Assistants: Janßen, S.
Mon, 15:00–16:30, 2370
and singular or moved dates
WS 2018/9 Comparative Politics 1 Akbulut Yildirmis, M. Schreurs, M. Wurster, S. Mon, 15:00–16:30, 2370
WS 2017/8 Comparative Politics 1 Mon, 15:00–16:30, 2370
WS 2016/7 Comparative Politics 1 Fri, 15:00–16:30, 1180
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