Academic Calendar - 2018

Western University Academic Calendar. - 2018
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Political Science 4439F/G

ELITES AND POWER


This course examines the nature of power, emphasizing the place and role of elites within the power structures of specific countries and institutions. Major themes include the following: theories of power; pluralism and neo-pluralism; elite theory; hegemony and class rule; corporate power; how the media challenge or perpetuate elite views.

Prerequisite(s): Political Science 2237E and third or fourth year standing, or permission of the Department.Political Science 2237 & YR3/4

Extra Information: 2 seminar hours.

Course Weight: 0.50
Breadth: CATEGORY A i  
Subject Code: POLISCI