Academic Calendar - 2018

Western University Academic Calendar. - 2018

Political Science 4439F/G


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