This information is for the 2016 academic year. See information for POLS 208 in 2015.
POLS-208 – Political Change in Southeast Asia
|Points:||20||Prerequisites:||As for POLS 205|
|Faculty:||Humanities & Soc Sc||Corequisites:||None|
|School:||History, Phil, Pol Sci & IR||Restrictions:||INTP 208|
This course will examine constitutional issues and broader political change in a number of Southeast Asian states. Students have the opportunity to gain a better understanding of political institutions and wider political trends in countries with very diverse systems of government, including Vietnam, Laos, Cambodia, Burma, Thailand, Singapore, Malaysia and Brunei. 100% internal assessment. This course is also able to be taken towards a major in INTP. See major requirements for details.
Readings will be listed on Blackboard.
Kingsbury, Damien 2005. Southeast Asia: A Political Profile (2nd edition.) UK: Oxford University Press
Justin Wintle, Perfect Hostage: A Life of Aung San Suu Kyi - on 3-day loan in Victoria University Library
Smith, Anthony L (ed) 2005. Southeast Asia and New Zealand - A History of Regional Bilateral Relations. Wellington: NZ Institute of International Affairs and Victoria University Press
Trimester 2 2015
* indicates instructor is the course coordinator.
|CRN||From/To||Days||Time||Building [Campus]||Room||Instructor||1289||13 Jul – 23 Aug 2015||Tue, Thu||1510 - 1700||Murphy [Kelburn]||LT220||Stephen Levine||7 Sep – 18 Oct 2015||Tue, Thu||1510 - 1700||Murphy [Kelburn]||LT220|
Course Outline Information
For FHSS and NZSM course outlines (current and previous years), please refer to the Course Outlines page on the FHSS website.