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POLI 4447 The Modern State (Spring: 3 )

Course Description

The class explores the rise of the modern state as the dominant form of political organization in world politics. It traces the development from premodern stateless societies to medieval states and finally the modern nation-state. The class also examines the contemporary processes of globalization and their effects on the survival of the modern state.

Instructor(s): Gerald Easter

Prerequisites: None

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Last Updated: 24-Jun-17