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Modern Political Thought   (POS-462)   3.00 s.h.  
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Modern political thought with emphasis on political movements of this century: conservatism, liberalism, socialism, statism and radicalism. The role of political ideologies in modern political systems. The examination of competing ideologies in the light of contemporary issues. 
Political Anthropology   (ANT-323)   3.00 s.h.  
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Political organization in nonindustrial societies. Psychological foundations of political behavior, ideologies, patterns of leadership, ritual combat, legal concepts, social stratification, political change. 
Introduction to Political Science   (POS-101)   3.00 s.h.  
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Emphasizes political and governmental structures, functions, and processes; political behavior; public law and public policy; and political values and philosophies. Available by TECEP exam.  
The Political Influence on Film   (FIL-320)   3.00 s.h.  
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Exploration of the way in which films make political statements and influence political behavior. 
Political Parties and Elections   (POS-272)   3.00 s.h.  
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A descriptive and analytical examination of American political parties, nominations, elections, and political leadership. 
Political Geography   (GOG-431)   3.00 s.h.  
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The basic principles of political geography and the application of these principles to selected areas around the world; causes of the political conflicts and methods used in their resolution. 
Political Science II   (POS-102)   3.00 s.h.  
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Continued study of the nature of political science, with emphasis on traditional political philosophy, behaviorism, the main approaches to the study of politics, and international policies. 
Political Protest   (POS-431)   3.00 s.h.  
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Examination of the social, cultural, psychological, and political conditions under which individuals become alienated for the political system, and the processes whereby alienated attitudes become expressed in protest, riot, and revolutionary behavior. 
Labor and the Political System   (LAS-230)   3.00 s.h.  
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Federal, state, and local governmental effects on workers, unions, and labor-management relations; political goals; influences on union choices of strategies and modes of political participation, past and present; relationships with community and other groups. 
Political Philosophy   (PHI-351)   3.00 s.h.  
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Introduction to the problems of political philosophy with an emphasis on recent and contemporary issues, such as the conflict between communist and democratic ideologies, the problems of fascism and totalitarian states, violence, revolution, civil disobedience, as well as anarchy and the concept of legitimate political authority. 
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