Daniel Kübler: Catalogue data in Autumn Semester 2019
| Prof. Dr. Daniel Kübler
(Professor Universität Zürich (UZH))
Institut für Politikwissenschaft
|044 634 38 86
|Humanities, Social and Political Sciences
Only for MA Comparative and International Studies.
|F. Schimmelfennig, D. Kübler
|The seminar focuses on seminal books and articles as well as brand new analyses on topical issues of democratic theory and practice. After reviewing theoretical models and different types of democracy, the seminar deals with core problems of democratic governance and with challenges to democracy stemming from globalization and international institutions.
|At the end of the seminar, students are familiar with the relevant theoretical and empirical literature on democracy and democratization in national and international contexts. They are able to reflect on contemporary challenges to democracy, in particular those stemming from the internationalization of politics.