Office in Clark, Room C346
Coordinated by a Faculty Advisory Board
Political Economy is a central approach across all the social sciences. The objectives of the program are to offer graduate students the opportunity to study Political Economy across disciplines. This will enrich their disciplinary training and is necessary for more holistic research. Finally, the completion of the Program can be useful in seeking employment as a specialization in Political Economy is frequently a central or important component of positions across the social sciences.
- A minimum of fifteen (15) credits from among the approved courses.
- A minimum of nine (9) credits from the list of Core Courses. These must be from three (3) different departments.
- A maximum of six (6) credits from the list of Elective Courses
- A maximum of three (3) upper-division undergraduate credits.
- A GPA of at least 3.0 in the program courses.
Effective Fall 2004
Additional coursework may be required due to prerequisites.
|A minimum of nine (9) credits from three (3) different departments must be used towards the program. Additional core credits can be used to satisfy program requirements.||9|
|Globalization and Culture Change|
|History of Economic Thought|
|Theories of Economic Development|
|Governance of the World Political Economy|
|Political Economy of Change and Development|
|Globalization and Socioeconomic Restructuring|
|Theories of State, Economy, and Society|
|A maximum of six (6) credits can be used to satisfy the requirements of the program. A maximum of three (3) upper-division undergraduate credits can be used to satisfy the program requirements.||6|
|Latin American Peasantries|
|Indigenous Peoples Today|
|Development in Indian Country|
|Anthropology and Sustainable Development|
|International Political Economy|
|Comparative Economic Systems|
|Marxist Economic Thought|
|Economic History of the United States|
|Recent Economic Thought|
|Evolution of Economic Thought|
|Heterodox Approaches to Economics|
|International Production and Monetary Theory|
|Economic Thought and Systems|
|Marxian Political Economy|
|Industrial Society in Europe, 1600-1871|
|Industrial Society in Europe, 1871-1989|
|Reconstruction and the New South|
|United States, 1917-1945|
|United States Foreign Relations Since 1914|
|Revolutions in Latin America|
|International Mass Communication|
|Politics of Environment and Sustainability|
|International Environmental Politics|
|Peoples and Institutions of Latin America|
|Foundations of Theoretical Sociology|
|Theories of Development and Social Change|
|Global Inequality and Change|
|Program Total Credits:||15|
A minimum of 15 credits are required to complete this program.