Political and Economic Development in the Third World
General Catalog Course Title:
Political and Economic Development in the Third World
Terms Offered:
Spring 2016
Spring 2015
Spring 2014
Course Thread: 
Human Rights
Course Thread: 
The Historical & Modern City
Instructor: 
Nimako, Kwame
Instructor: 
Hintzen, Percy
Instructor: 
Paschel, Tianna

Three hours of lecture and one hour of discussion per week. A critical appraisal of the theoretically based policies employed by Third World nations in their attempts at transition to modernized developed socio-political and economic systems and an examination of the international and intranational impediments to Third World development. The focus will be on actual examples that represent the diversity of developing countries.

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