Title: Nature of Politics

Instructor: Field

Instructor's e-mail: whfield@rci.rutgers.edu

Days, Times, Locations: Session III (07/11/2011-08/17/2011);  MTWR 12:35-2:35 Hickman 118

Office Hours: MTWR 12-12:30

Synopsis: This course explores key concepts in political theory and the study of politics.  We cover various theories of the formation and transformation of the political community, touch on the major ideologies of contemporary and history politics, and discuss questions of political legitimacy, political inclusion and exclusion, social movements, revolution, and war.