West European Studies | German Politics
W605 | 4252 | Rohrschneider

Meets TR 4:00-5:15P
Meets with POLS Y347 and WEUR W405
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This class provides an in-depth survey of the German political
system. We will cover a variety of different aspects of political
affairs in Germany, including formal-legal institutions, the origins
and role of political parties, opportunities for citizens to
participate in politics, and Germany’s current political culture.
Special attention is paid to the question of how well Germany's
democracy functions after experiencing several regime changes.
Requirements include a mid-term and final exam as well as a term