Political Science Department

Political Science Department

Political science is the study of governments, public policies and political processes, systems, and political behavior (APSA).  The department offers courses in four of the subfields of political science: political theory (the history of political thought and normative theory); American government (institutions, political processes and political behavior); international relations(interstate behavior, international organizations international political economy,and transnational actors);and comparative politics (institutions, political processes of other states, political and economic development). 

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Upcoming Events

Environmental Leadership Symposium

Hundresds of millions of dollars are being allocated in the name of environmental protection in South Florida, but this investment is also creating the...

4/25 4pm
A Conversation with Lt. Gen. Flora Darpino '83

Lt. Gen Flora Darpino and Col Ken Tozzi discuss being a lawyer and legal careers in the military. Lunch will not be provided but participants are welcome to...

4/26 12pm
Ike's Mystery Man


5/1 7pm
Annual Scharf Lecture

Event Title: Featuring Geoffrey R. Stone Organization: EI-LEADERSHIP & PUBLIC AFFAIRS

9/19 7pm

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