Prof. Chappell Lawson
This course provides an introduction to the field of comparative politics. Readings include both classic and recent materials. Discussions include research design and research methods, in addition to topics such as political culture, social cleavages, the state, and democratic institutions. The emphasis on each issue depends in part on the interests of the students.
Lawson, Chappell. 17.588 Field Seminar in Comparative Politics, Fall 2013. (MIT OpenCourseWare: Massachusetts Institute of Technology), http://ocw.mit.edu/courses/political-science/17-588-field-seminar-in-comparative-politics-fall-2013 (Accessed). License: Creative Commons BY-NC-SA