PAIS390 Politics in the Developing WorldUpdated: 04 February 2019
|Supervised Exam||There is no supervised examination.|
|Pre-requisites||12cp in Political and International Studies or any 48cp or candidature in a postgraduate award|
- Politics in the Developing World
|Coordinator(s)||Xiang Gao (firstname.lastname@example.org)|
This unit explores a range of historical and contemporary issues that have impacted on the developing world. The unit introduces students to competing conceptual approaches to the study of politics in the developing world and deals with a variety of topics such as colonialism and post-colonialism, inequality, ethnopolitics, democratisation, religion, conflict, aid, state and civil society. The unit compares and contrasts the experiences of developing countries in Asia, Africa, the Middle East and Latin America.
Note: Students are expected to purchase prescribed material. Please note that textbook requirements may vary from one teaching period to the next.
|Disclaimer||Unit information may be subject to change prior to commencement of the teaching period.|
|Learning Outcomes (LO)||
Upon completion of this unit, students will be able to: