and the historical method are central to this course in its examination
of Canada's history from the first peoples in North America to
course will examine the theories behind democratic and non-democratic
case studies will be used to identify these theories, such as
U.S.A., France, Sweden, Mexico, Iraq, the Middle East, South Africa
and Russia. These systems will be compared and contrasted with
the Canadian political system, which would have been introduced
to students in Political Science 521.
course promotes critical thinking and decision making skills,
and encourages students to students to debate and discuss issues.