Daniel Kübler: Catalogue data in Autumn Semester 2019

Name Prof. Dr. Daniel Kübler
(Professor Universität Zürich (UZH))
Universität Zürich
Affolternstrasse 56
Institut für Politikwissenschaft
8050 Zürich
Telephone044 634 38 86
DepartmentHumanities, Social and Political Sciences

857-0007-00LDemocracy Restricted registration - show details
Only for MA Comparative and International Studies.
8 credits2SF. Schimmelfennig, D. Kübler
AbstractThe 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.
ObjectiveAt 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.
Contentsee http://www.cis.ethz.ch/education/macis/courses
Literaturesee http://www.cis.ethz.ch/education/macis/courses