POLC22H3 Ethnic Conflict and Democratization in Europe After the Cold War

This course explores post-Cold War politics in Europe through an examination of democratization and ethnic conflict since 1989 - focusing in particular on the role of the European Union in shaping events in Eastern Europe and the former Soviet Union. The first part of the course will cover theories of democratization, ethnic conflict as well as the rise of the European Union while the second part of the course focuses on specific cases, including democratization and conflict in the Balkans and Ukraine.
Area of Focus: Comparative Politics

Prerequisite: 

Any 8.0 credits

Exclusion: 
Breadth Requirements: 
Social & Behavioural Sciences