Wed, Jan 25

Housekeeping

Discussion

  1. What issues, actors, and dynamics does "comparative politics" encompass? Why, and how so?
  2. What issues, actors, and dynamics does "international relations" encompass? Why, and how so?
  3. Is your assigned news article about comparative politics, international relations, or both? Explain.
  4. Find and present another comparative/international news story on your assigned article's website.

Articles

Extra Credit

Submit a properly formatted reference list that you can use for your first paper assignment. Email me your submission by 5:00pm today. Note: This is an "all or nothing" opportunity. That is, your reference list must be perfectly formatted and your email submission must meet all relevant course requirements described in the syllabus. (You'll receive 5 extra credit points for a perfect submission and 0 points if your submission contains any mistakes.)