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790:389:02

Title: Topics in Comparative Politics: Pakistan and Islam (790:389:02)
Instructor: Farah Jan
Instructor’s e-mail: fjan@polisci.rutgers.edu
Days, times, location: Tues,Fri 11:30 - 12:50, MU:111
Office hours: Hickman Hall 312: Mon, 12:00 - 1:00
Synopsis: This course examines the formation of Pakistan; it's political history; Pakistan's struggle with democracy and the over – involvement of its military in the political and economic sphere. Key topics: Democracy and authoritarianism; Why has democracy failed in Pakistan? Internal and external factors responsible for the democratic failure; the role of Islam in the Pakistani society? These are some of the questions that we will be explored over the course of the semester


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