Political Science

A.Y. 2019/2020
Lesson for
9
Max ECTS
60
Overall hours
SSD
SPS/04
Language
Italian
Learning objectives
The primary aim of the course is to introduce the key topics in the study of political science and the key tools for the study of politics. The list of topics includes: the origin of states, regime determinants and regime transitions, collective action problem, group decision-making, legislative-executive relations, electoral systems, parties and party systems, electoral competition, institutional veto players, and the consequences of adopting different varieties of democratic institutions

Course structure and Syllabus

A-K
Active edition
Yes
Responsible
SPS/04 - POLITICAL SCIENCE - University credits: 9
Lessons: 60 hours
Professor: Ceron Andrea
ATTENDING STUDENTS
Syllabus
a) Introduction b) Science c) Politics d) State e) Democracy f) Economic determinants g) Cultural determinants h) Democratic transition i) Effects of democracy l) Variety of democracies m) Government formation n) Elections and electoral systems o) Party systems p) Institutional veto players q) Effect of different types of democracies
NON-ATTENDING STUDENTS
Syllabus
a) Introduction b) Science c) Politics d) State e) Democracy f) Economic determinants g) Cultural determinants h) Democratic transition i) Effects of democracy l) Variety of democracies m) Government formation n) Elections and electoral systems o) Party systems p) Institutional veto players q) Effect of different types of democracies
Lesson period
Third trimester
L-Z
Active edition
Yes
Responsible
SPS/04 - POLITICAL SCIENCE - University credits: 9
Lessons: 60 hours
Professor: Curini Luigi
Lesson period
Third trimester
Lesson period
Third trimester
Assessment methods
Esame
Assessment result
voto verbalizzato in trentesimi
Professor(s)
Reception:
monday 15.00-18.00 (next date: monday 23, 11.00-14.00)
room 303
Reception:
Wednesday 12:30-15:30
room 319 - via Conservatorio 7, Department of Social and Political Sciences. No office-hours 11 September: Office-hours 18 September: 11:30-14:30