Feb 24, 2024  
2023-2024 Undergraduate Catalog 
    
2023-2024 Undergraduate Catalog

POLS 4243 - Why Nations Fail


This course explores the nature of failure and collapse among nation-states in the developing world and examines how such fragile or destroyed nation-states may be stabilized. This course will examine both political and economic tools utilized to ensure state sovereignty. 

Prerequisite/Corequisite:
Prerequisites: POLS 1101 or POLS 1101H; POLS 2401 or POLS 2401H (POLS 2401 can be taken concurrently)

 

Hours:
3