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PUBPOL 766

PUBPOL 766.001: Issues in U.S. National Security

Melvyn Levitsky
Monday, Wednesday
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Winter 2018
4:00-5:30 pm EDT

This course concentrates on the foreign policy aspects of U.S. National Security. We will study the Cold War preface to current policy as well as broad issues of substance and process affecting national security policy.

PUBPOL 750

PUBPOL 750.302: Topics: Comparative Law and Policy

Valenta Kabo
Tuesday, Thursday
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Winter 2018
1:00-2:30 pm EDT

Because law is one of the means through which policies are enacted, understanding the different structures of legal systems is a necessary for understanding policy promulgation in different country-contexts.

PUBPOL 626

PUBPOL 626.001: The History and Future of Detroit

Walter Reynolds Farley
Monday, Wednesday
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Winter 2018
8:30-10:00 am EDT

No metropolis played a greater role in shaping the Twentieth Century world than did Detroit. This course focuses upon the history and future of Detroit emphasizing the private and governmental policies that now seek to revitalize the city.

PUBPOL 466

PUBPOL 466.001: The History and Future of Detroit

Walter Reynolds Farley
Monday, Wednesday
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Winter 2018
8:30-10:00 am EDT

Detroit was the nation's most important city in the Twentieth Century because of the the auto industry, the emergence of the blue collar middle class and development of the New Deal. Now it is the most negatively stereotyped city in the nation.

PUBPOL 587

PUBPOL 587.101: Public Management

Barry Rabe
Monday, Wednesday
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Winter 2018
8:30-10:00 am EDT

All sections of public management emphasize common themes such as performance management, strategic planning, and inter-institutional network development.

PUBPOL 830

PUBPOL 830.001: Immersion in Research

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Winter 2018
1:00-1:00 am EDT

This course is designed to immerse students in a major research project of their own design. By the end of the two-semester course, students will be required to produce a polished paper, which can later be incorporated into their thesis.

PUBPOL 587

PUBPOL 587.102: Public Management

Barry Rabe
Monday, Wednesday
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Winter 2018
10:00-11:30 am EDT

All sections of public management emphasize common themes such as performance management, strategic planning, and inter-institutional network development.

PUBPOL 687

PUBPOL 687.001: Negotiations

Thursday
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Winter 2018
2:30-5:30 pm EDT

This course examines negotiation and social influence strategies for policy makers in the public, non-profit, and for-profit sectors.

PUBPOL 677

PUBPOL 677.001: Immigration Policy

Ann Lin
Monday, Wednesday
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Winter 2018
2:30-4:00 pm EDT

Immigration is a phenomenon that touches upon every aspect of American society, from economic growth to neighborhood institutions to national culture.

PUBPOL 468

PUBPOL 468.001: Oil & Gas Policy in the US

Daniel Raimi
Monday
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Winter 2018
4:00-7:00 pm EDT

Hydraulic fracturing and horizontal drilling have made the United States the world's largest producer of oil and natural gas. What does that mean for the domestic economy, energy prices, foreign policy, climate change, and local environments?

PUBPOL 676

PUBPOL 676.001: International Politics of Poverty

Susan Waltz
Tuesday, Thursday
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Winter 2018
2:30-4:00 pm EDT

This course examines alternative approaches to the study of poverty and development. Attention is directed primarily to problems confronted in the global South, with some comparative perspective on Western industrialized countries.

PUBPOL 300

PUBPOL 300.001: Persuasive Policy Writing

Beth Chimera
Tuesday, Thursday
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Winter 2018
1:00-2:30 pm EDT

This course, structured as a seminar and writing workshop, intensively develops students’ persuasive writing and critical reading skills through abundant practice and feedback.