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POLI 4494 Models in Political Science (Spring: 3 )


Course Description

This course will introduces students to several models that many scholars have used to represent political and social processes. We will give particular attention to game theory, collective action, rational choice, and some non-rational choice models. The emphasis is on improving skills in thinking about individual and collective behavior through the use of some simple concepts and some imagination.


Schedule: Periodically

Instructor(s): Kenji Hayao

Prerequisites: None

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Comments: This course is closed to students who have previously taken POLI2415 Models of Politics. This course is restricted to sophomores, juniors, seniors, and graduate students.


Last Updated: 02-Feb-17