Government (GOVT)Arts and Sciences

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Course descriptions provided by the Courses of Study 2020-2021.

GOVT 1111

A policy-centered approach to the study of government in the American experience.  Considers the American Founding and how it influenced the structure of government;  how national institutions operate ... view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   Six Week Summer.  Combined with: AMST 1115

  • 4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  1200GOVT 1111  LEC 001

    • MTWRFOnline Meeting
    • Jun 21 - Jul 30, 2021
    • Leavitt, C

  • Instruction Mode: Online
    This Online Summer Session class is offered by the School of Continuing Education and Summer Sessions. For details visit http://www.sce.cornell.edu/ss/courses/courses.php?v=651

GOVT 1616

This course offers a survey of Western political Philosophy. We will be reading and discussing the spectrum of great canonical theorists that include Plato, Aristotle, Christ, St. Augustine, St. Thomas ... view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   Three Week - Second.  Choose one lecture and one discussion.

  • 4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  1203GOVT 1616  LEC 001

    • MTWRFOnline Meeting
    • Jun 21 - Jul 9, 2021
    • Moon, A

  • Instruction Mode: Online
    This Online Summer Session class is offered by the School of Continuing Education and Summer Sessions. For details visit http://www.sce.cornell.edu/ss/courses/courses.php?v=3388

  •  1204GOVT 1616  DIS 201

    • MWFOnline Meeting
    • Jun 21 - Jul 9, 2021
    • Moon, A

  • Instruction Mode: Online
    This Online Summer Session class is offered by the School of Continuing Education and Summer Sessions. For details visit http://www.sce.cornell.edu/ss/courses/courses.php?v=3388

  •  1205GOVT 1616  DIS 202

    • TWROnline Meeting
    • Jun 21 - Jul 9, 2021
    • Moon, A

  • Instruction Mode: Online
    This Online Summer Session class is offered by the School of Continuing Education and Summer Sessions. For details visit http://www.sce.cornell.edu/ss/courses/courses.php?v=3388

  •  1206GOVT 1616  DIS 203

    • MWFOnline Meeting
    • Jun 21 - Jul 9, 2021
    • Moon, A

  • Instruction Mode: Online
    This Online Summer Session class is offered by the School of Continuing Education and Summer Sessions. For details visit http://www.sce.cornell.edu/ss/courses/courses.php?v=3388

GOVT 1817

An introduction to the basic concepts and practice of international politics with an emphasis on learning critical thinking.  The course is divided into two parts. In the first half, we will learn about ... view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   Three Week - Second. 

  • 4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  1211GOVT 1817  LEC 001

    • MTWRFOnline Meeting
    • Jun 21 - Jul 9, 2021
    • Gagnon, C

  • Instruction Mode: Online
    This Online Summer Session class is offered by the School of Continuing Education and Summer Sessions. For details visit http://www.sce.cornell.edu/ss/courses/courses.php?v=655

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Syllabi: none
  •   Three Week - Three. 

  • 4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  1091GOVT 1817  LEC 002

  • Instruction Mode: Distance Learning-Asynchronous
    This Online Summer Session class is offered by the School of Continuing Education and Summer Sessions. For details visit http://www.sce.cornell.edu/ss/courses/courses.php?v=655

GOVT 3071

The US and the global community face a number of complex, interconnected and enduring issues that pose challenges for our political and policy governance institutions and society at large.  Exploring how ... view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   Summer Special Session 2.  Combined with: AMST 3071

  • 4 Credits Graded

  •  1160GOVT 3071  LEC 001

    • TWashington, DC
    • Jun 14 - Jul 30, 2021
    • Silbey, D

  • Instruction Mode: Hybrid-Online and In Person
    This Summer Session class is offered by the School of Continuing Education and Summer Sessions. For details visit http://www.sce.cornell.edu/ss/courses/courses.php?v=3288

GOVT 3141

The United States stands alone among Western, industrialized countries with its persistent, high rates of incarceration, long sentences, and continued use of the death penalty. This "American exceptionalism" ... view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   Three Week - First.  Combined with: AMST 3141

  • 4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  1095GOVT 3141  LEC 001

    • TBA Online Meeting
    • Jun 1 - Jun 17, 2021
    • Katzenstein, M

      Saleh, M

  • Instruction Mode: Distance Learning-Asynchronous
    This Online Summer Session class is offered by the School of Continuing Education and Summer Sessions. For details visit http://www.sce.cornell.edu/ss/courses/courses.php?v=1883

GOVT 3683

Corruption, and the perception of corruption, pervades many aspects of society and has become a source of political protest around the world. This course focuses on the similarities and differences between ... view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   Three Week - First.  Combined with: SOC 3680

  • 4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  1137GOVT 3683  LEC 001

  • Instruction Mode: Distance Learning-Asynchronous
    This Online Summer Session class is offered by the School of Continuing Education and Summer Sessions. For details visit http://www.sce.cornell.edu/ss/courses/courses.php?v=3327

GOVT 3827

Study of the dramatic rise of China through reviewing major developments in contemporary Chinese foreign policy since the establishment of the People's Republic of China (PRC), and concentrating ... view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   Three Week - First.  Combined with: ASIAN 3327CAPS 3827

  • 4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  1213GOVT 3827  LEC 001

    • MTWRFOnline Meeting
    • Jun 1 - Jun 17, 2021
    • Carlson, A

  • Instruction Mode: Online
    This Online Summer Session class is offered by the School of Continuing Education and Summer Sessions. For details visit http://www.sce.cornell.edu/ss/courses/courses.php?v=3332

GOVT 3887

This course will introduce students to the law, theory, and practice of international human rights. Students will think critically about the effectiveness of the international human rights system by examining ... view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   Three Week - Second.  Combined with: LAW 3887

  • 3 Credits Graded

  •  1152GOVT 3887  LEC 001

    • MTWRFOnline Meeting
    • Jun 21 - Jul 9, 2021
    • Brundige, E

  • Instruction Mode: Online
    This Online Summer Session class is offered by the School of Continuing Education and Summer Sessions. For details visit http://www.sce.cornell.edu/ss/courses/courses.php?v=3227

Enrollment Information
Syllabi: none
  •   Three Week - Three.  Combined with: LAW 3887

  • 3 Credits Graded

  •  1082GOVT 3887  LEC 002

    • MTWRFOnline Meeting
    • Jul 12 - Jul 30, 2021
    • Brundige, E

  • Instruction Mode: Online
    This Online Summer Session class is offered by the School of Continuing Education and Summer Sessions. For details visit http://www.sce.cornell.edu/ss/courses/courses.php?v=3227