Course Syllabi

Course syllabi may be accessed by clicking on the text indicating the semester in which the course was taught below. Syllabi for current or future semesters will be added here as they become available. If a course is not listed, please contact the instructor directly for a copy of the syllabus.

UN1101 (formerly 1013) Political theory I, Michelle Renee Smith (Barnard) -- spring 2013

UN1201 Introduction to American politics, Judith Russell -- spring 2013

UN1501 Introduction to comparative politics, Kimuli Kasara -- spring 2013

UN1601 International relations, Robert Jervis -- spring 2013

UN3100 Justice, David Johnston -- spring 2017

UN3115 American political thought, Joshua Simon -- fall 2015

UN3170 Nationalism, republicanism and cosmopolitanism, Jessica Kimpell -- spring 2013

UN3208 State politics, Justin Phillips -- spring 2013

UN3210 Judicial politics, Jeffrey Lax -- spring 2013

UN3222 (formerly 3322) American congress, Gregory Wawro -- fall 2016

UN3245 Race and ethnicity in American politics, Raymond Smith -- spring 2015

UN3260 Latino political experience, Carlos Vargas-Ramos -- spring 2013

UN3285 Freedom of speech and press, Lee Bollinger -- fall 2015

UN3290 Voting and American politics, Robert Erikson -- fall 2012

UN3503 Political economy of African development, Christopher Blattmann -- fall 2012

UN3535 Comparative political economy, John Marshall -- fall 2016

UN3619, Nationalism and contemporary world politics, Jack Snyder -- fall 2015

UN3704 Data analysis and statistical methods for political science research, Donald P. Green -- spring 2013

UN3708 Empirical research methods, Donald P. Green -- fall 2012

UN3911 and UN3912 Political theory seminar

Marx, Jon Elster -- fall 2016

UN3921 and UN3922 American politics seminar

Bill of rights, Martha K. Zebrowski -- fall 2016

Executive leadership, Martha K. Zebrowski -- spring 2013

Media in American politics, Brigitte Nacos -- fall 2016

Policy making, Judith Russell -- fall 2012

Politics of income inequality in the United States, Judith Russell -- fall 2016

Reforming American government, Raymond Smith -- fall 2014

Terrorism and counterterrorism, Brigitte Nacos -- fall 2015

UN3930 Constitutional law seminar, Sidney Rosdeitcher -- fall 2016

UN3951 and UN3952 Comparative politics seminar

Corruption, Timothy Frye -- spring 2013

Democracy, autocracy and regime change, Kimuli Kasara -- fall 2012

Varieties of capitalism, Isabela Mares -- fall 2012

UN3961 and UN3962 International relations seminar

The Cold War, Robert Jervis -- fall 2016

Contemporary diplomacy, Rebecca Murphy -- spring 2013

Debating human rights, Jack Snyder -- fall 2016

The ethical dimension of international relations, Rajan Menon -- fall 2016

Left-right divide in a globalizing economy, Yotam Margalit -- spring 2013

National security policy, Richard Betts -- fall 2016

Theories of revolution, Shahrough Akhavi -- fall 2012

U.S-Iran relations, Andrew Cooper -- fall 2016

GU4110 (formerly 4610) Recent continental political thought, Jean L. Cohen -- spring 2013

GU4121 The federal convention, Jon Elster -- fall 2016

GU4128 (formerly 4628) Philosophy of social science, Jon Elster -- spring 2015

GR4132 Political thought - classical & medieval, Giovanni Giorgini -- fall 2016

GU4134 Modern political thought, Nadia Urbinati -- fall 2015

GU4407 Nine thought trends in China, Boshu Zhang -- fall 2015

GU4461 Latin American politics, M. Victoria Murillo -- fall 2016

GU4454 Political systems of South Asia, Philip Oldenburg -- fall 2016

GR4472 Japanese politics, Takako Hikotani -- fall 2016

GR4476 Korean politics, Stephen Noerper -- fall 2016

GU4496 Contemporary African politics, Kimuli Kasara -- fall 2016

GU4710 (formerly 4910) Principles of quantitative political research, Robert Shapiro -- fall 2014

GU4712 (formerly 4911) Analysis of political data/applied econometrics, Robert Shapiro -- spring 2014

GU4732 (formerly 4210) Research topics in game theory, Carlo Prato -- fall 2016

GU4768 (formerly 4368) Experimental research, design, analysis and interpretation, Donald P. Green -- spring 2013

GU4790 (formerly 4291) Advanced topics in quantitative research, Gregory Wawro -- spring 2013

GU4792 (formerly 4292) Advanced topics in quantitative research: Models for panel and time-series cross-section data, Gregory Wawro - fall 2016

GU4845 National security strategies of Middle Eastern countries, Charles Freilich -- spring 2015

GU4871 Chinese foreign policy, Andrew Nathan -- spring 2014

GU4895 War, peace and strategy, Richard Betts -- fall 2016

GR6101 (formerly 6601) Issues in political theory, Nadia Urbinati -- fall 2015

GR6210 Theories and debates in American politics, Robert Erikson and Jeffrey Lax -- fall 2012

GR6411 Comparative politics survey I, John Huber -- fall 2012

GR6412 Comparative politics survey II, Timothy Frye -- spring 2013

GR6801 Theories of international relations, Jack Snyder -- fall 2016

GR8118 Interpretation and criticism of political ideas, Joshua Simon -- fall 2016

GR8140 (formerly 8640) Commerce and civic virtue, Turkuler Isiksel -- spring 2013

GR8211 Political economy of institutions, Massimo Morelli and Michael Ting -- spring 2014

GR8219 Elections, Robert Erikson -- fall 2012

GR8221 Political psychology, Donald P. Green -- fall 2016

GR8236 Themes in American political development I, Ira Katznelson -- spring 2013

GR8237 Themes in American political development II, Ira Katznelson -- fall 2016

GR8245 Controversies in American politics, Robert Erikson and Shigeo Hirano -- spring 2013

GR8427 Comparative ethnic politics, Daniel Corstange -- fall 2012

GR8428 Democracy, autocracy and regime change, Kimuli Kasara -- spring 2013

GR8434 Latin American politics in comparative perspective, Robert Kaufman -- spring 2012

GR8492 Comparing Institutions, Timothy Frye -- fall 2012

GR8493 Political development, Sheri Berman -- spring 2014

GR8625 Imperialism and political theory, Joshua Simon -- fall 2015

GR8823 Debates on international peace intervention, Page Fortna -- spring 2013

GR8839 The causes and consequences of terrorism, Page Fortna -- spring 2012

GR8844 Nationalism, Jack Snyder -- spring 2015

GR8865 United States foreign policy, Richard Betts -- spring 2012

GR8865 US Foreign relations, Richard Betts -- fall 2012

GR8870 US Relations with East Asia, Gerald Curtis -- fall 2012