Surveys principles and problems of politics and government in the United States and globally. Familiarizes students with the basic systems and theories, ideologies, and models of political analysis. Focuses on issues of power, freedom, justice, and property. Special topics include area studies and the issues of ethnicity and gender in political structures.
Sharon MacMillan, Ph.D.
Office SM 137
Core Courses and Resources
- PS1 American Government
- PS4 Introduction to Political Science
- PS11 International Political Economy
- PS12 Comparative Politics and Government
- PS14 International Relations
Faculty and Students