The course gives an overview of political science as a scientific subject area by presenting its different sub-disciplines and analytical approaches. The course focuses in particular on analytical approaches such as behaviouralism, rational choice, institutional theories, power analyses, and discourse analytical approaches. The course also addresses the application of political science research as well as debates about the relevance of the subject for the surrounding society.
This course was last given autumn 2019
Number of participants: 8
Language of instruction: English