Empirical Political Theory

A.Y. 2021/2022
Course offered to students on the PhD programme in
3
ECTS
20
Overall hours
Language
English
Lead instructor: Maurizio Ferrera
The seminar is aimed at familiarizing students with different modes of empirical theorizing in political research. After clarifying the notion of "empirical political theory" and its epistemological foundations, the seminar will briefly illustrate the main theoretical frameworks used by political scientists. It will then focus on neo-institutional approaches (sociological, historical, and discursive) and their empirical applications.
Mandatory for students of the PhD programs in Political Studies
Assessment methods
Esame
Assessment result
voto verbalizzato in trentesimi
How to enrol

Deadlines

The course enrolment deadline is usually the 25th day of the month prior to the start date. More specifically:

  • for courses starting in June 2021, until 25 May 2021
  • for courses starting in July 2021, until 25 June 2021
  • for courses starting in September 2021, until 30 August 2021.

How to enrol

  1. Access enrolment on PhD courses online service using your University login details
  2. Select the desired programme and click on Registration (Iscrizione) and then on Register (Iscriviti)

Ignore the option "Exam session date” that appears during the enrolment procedure.

Contact

For help please contact phd@unimi.it

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