POLI 326. EUROPEAN POLITICS. 5 Credits.
Pre-requisites: POLI 203 or POLI 204.
Satisfies: international studies university graduation requirement.
This course is an in-depth study of political life in European states beginning with the origins and contemporary practices of parliamentary democracy in Europe. It also addresses contemporary challenges to and opportunities for European states, including European integration through the European Union and the North Atlantic Treaty Organization (NATO), the broadening of the West toward the former Soviet states and the social, political and economic implications of immigration and international crime and violence.