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Politics of Democratisation, East and West

Enrolment code: HSA227/327

Offered: not offered in 2003

Unit description:

Considers the historical, cultural, social and political preconditions for democratisation in East Asia, and Eastern and Western Europe. Examines the process of democratisation and the attended problems, by comparing and contrasting the democratic experiences of a range of cases including China, Taiwan, Korea, Russia, Poland and the European Union. The ‘transition to democracy’ literature will constitute the theoretical framework for the discussion of change in East Asia and Europe in the context of global democratisation in the world of post-cold war era.

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Unit weight 12.5% To see normal University Admission requirements
Teaching pattern 2 lectures weekly, 1 tutorial fortnightly (13 wks) Timetable
Prerequisites 25% at level 100 in Political Science or equiv  
Mutual exclusions HMA216/316  
Assessment mode 2,500-word essay (30%), 1,000-word report (10%), tutorial participation (10%), 2-hr end-of-sem exam (50%) Examinations timetable (Users will need to know their login name (POP account) and password)
Majors: [Discipline and school information] Political Science
Asian Studies
Courses Bachelor of Arts (See also combined degrees)
Bachelor of Social Science (Police Studies)
Bachelor of Social Science
Faculty website Faculty of Arts  
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