Prerequisites: Nil.

A general overview of political ideologies, institutions and processes. An examination of political issues, both national and international. Special attention to issues of relevance to Canada, such as globalization, national unity, democracy, the changing role of government, political leadership, constitutional change, aboriginal and women's rights, among others.

3 lecture hours per week, one term

Successors: 36:252, 56:264, 78:250, 78:252, 78:260, 78:261, 78:262, 78:263, 78:265, 78:267, 78:269, 78:270, 78:271, 78:274, 78:280, 78:281, 78:282, 78:286, 78:350, 78:351, 78:360, 78:363, 78:365, 78:370, 78:371, 78:372, 78:374, 78:375, 78:381, 78:382, 78:383, 78:390, 78:391, 78:392, 78:450, 78:460, 78:470, 78:482, 99:252.

Transfer Equivalents: Look up 78:172 in the BU Course Transfer Database.