Politics, Institutions and Development

A.Y. 2014/2015
Lesson for
12
ECTS
80
Overall hours
SSD
SPS/04
Language
Italian
Learning objectives
Il corso introduce al'analisi scientifica della politica, con riferimento non solo alle aree occidentali ma anche quelle in via di sviluppo, presentando gli strumenti concettuali e metodologici della disciplina ed esaminando le tematiche e problematiche affrontate dagli studi politologici contemporanei.
L'insegnamento è organizzato in quattro moduli.
Edizione unica
Active edition
Unità didattica 1
SPS/04 - POLITICAL SCIENCE - University credits: 3
Lessons: 20 hours
Unità didattica 2
SPS/04 - POLITICAL SCIENCE - University credits: 3
Lessons: 20 hours
Unità didattica 3
SPS/04 - POLITICAL SCIENCE - University credits: 3
Lessons: 20 hours
Unità didattica 4
SPS/04 - POLITICAL SCIENCE - University credits: 3
Lessons: 20 hours
Unità didattica 1
Syllabus
The first part presents some fundamental concepts in political science - including those of state, democracy and liberalism - and examines the relationship between economic and political development.
Unità didattica 2
Syllabus
The second part focuses on political regimes and democratisation processes.
Unità didattica 3
Syllabus
The third part examines political institutions in advanced democracies, including forms of government, electoral systems and legislatures.
Unità didattica 4
Syllabus
The fourth and final part is an introduction to the politics of Africa.
Lesson period
Second trimester
Lesson period
Second trimester
Assessment methods
Esame
Assessment result
voto verbalizzato in trentesimi
Professor(s)