PG 300

Methods, Analysis, and Arguments in Political Literature

This course examines approaches and methods that most improve majors' reading, writing, and discussing books, articles, and other media related to politics and government. The instructor and students coach each other in efficient but perceptive reading, skeptical but sympathetic consideration of and conversation about perceptions and interpretations, and sensible planning and careful executing of responses to extant researches.

Prerequisites: Any two 100-level PG courses. PG majors only.