Course Schedule - Spring Semester 2021

     

POLI 377 901 (CRN: 24350)

CHINESE POLITICS

Long Title: CHINESE POLITICS IN COMPARATIVE PERSPECTIVE
Department: Political Science
Instructor: Lewis, Steven W.
Meeting: 6:30PM - 9:10PM W FULLY ONLINE (25-JAN-2021 - 30-APR-2021) 
Session: Full Term
Grade Mode: Standard Letter
Course Type: Seminar
Language of Instruction: Taught in English
Method of Instruction: Online
Credit Hours: 3
Course Syllabus:
Course Materials: Rice Campus Store
 
Restrictions:
Must be enrolled in one of the following Level(s):
Undergraduate Professional
Visiting Undergraduate
Undergraduate
Section Max Enrollment: 15
Section Enrolled: 11
Total Cross-list Max Enrollment: 15
Total Cross-list Enrolled: 13
Enrollment data as of: 20-MAY-2022 4:41AM
 
Additional Fees: None
 
Final Exam: Take-Home Exam
Final Exam Time:
9-MAY-2021  
9:00AM - 12:00PM U TBA TBA
 
Description: This course explores the range of theories and empirical research methodologies from comparative political science, political-economy, and Asian studies commonly applied to understanding Chinese politics: political participation, political organizations, collective action and popular protest, political culture, and political institutional change. This course will be a seminar requiring weekly presentations, extensive readings at the graduate level in social science, and an original research paper. There is no prerequisite for this course, but participants are assumed to already possess extensive knowledge of Chinese history, culture, and society. Cross-list: ASIA 377. Mutually Exclusive: Cannot register for POLI 377 if student has credit for ASIA 489/POLI 489.