SemesterFall Semester, 2019
DepartmentPhD Program of Political Science, First Year PhD Program of Political Science, Second Year
Course NameTheories and Methods of Comparative Politics
InstructorCHIEN YI-CHUN
Credit3.0
Course TypeSelectively
Prerequisite
Course Objective
Course Description
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週次



Week



課程主題



Topic



課程內容與指定閱讀



Content and Reading Assignment



教學活動與作業



Teaching Activities and Homework



學習投入時間Student workload expectation



課堂講授In-class Hours



課程前後



Outside- of-class



Hours



1



Introduction



(see the course attachments)



 



3



 



2



Comparative Politics: Field and Method



(see the course attachments)



Seminar Discussion



3



5



3



Institutionalism



(see the course attachments)



Seminar Discussion



3



5



4



Political Modernization



(see the course attachments)



Seminar Discussion



3



5



5



10/10 National Holiday



(see the course attachments)



No Class



 



 



6



Political Culture



(see the course attachments)



Seminar Discussion;



Paper#1 Due



3



5



7



Organizational State



(see the course attachments)



Seminar Discussion



3



5



8



Politics and Market: Marxism



(see the course attachments)



Seminar Discussion



3



5



9



Developmental State



(see the course attachments)



Seminar Discussion



3



5



10



Democratization



(see the course attachments)



Seminar Discussion



3



5



11



The Third Way



(see the course attachments)



Seminar Discussion



3



5



12



Nationalism



(see the course attachments)



Seminar Discussion;



Paper#2 Due



3



5



13



Identity Politics



(see the course attachments)



Seminar Discussion



3



5



14



Religious Politics



(see the course attachments)



Seminar Discussion



3



5



15



Social Movements



(see the course attachments)



Seminar Discussion



3



5



16



Gender Politics



(see the course attachments)



Seminar Discussion



3



5



17



Authoritarianism/Hybrid Regimes



(see the course attachments)



Seminar Discussion



3



5



18



Revolution



(see the course attachments)



Seminar Discussion;



Paper#3 Due



3



5



Teaching Methods
Teaching Assistant
Requirement/Grading

All students are required to write three essay responses to a question that is given to students one week in advance of the due date. The essays are to be no more than 10 pages of double-spaced text. No outside sources or references are required. The instructor is interested in your own ideas, thoughts and reactions. No late papers will be accepted without a physician’s note. Papers will be worth 60% of the final grade (20% each).



 



Essay Responses 60%



Class Participation 40%



 



Essays Due: Week 6 (10/17); Week 12 (11/28); Week 18 (1/9)


Textbook & Reference

See the course attachments.


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