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URBAN POLITICS
Country - Partner Institution - Programs: United Kingdom - England - London School of Economics - 'London School of Economics'
UC Course SubjectGeography
Urban Studies
Political Science
Number & Suffix: 156
Full UC Title: URBAN POLITICS 
Transcript Title: URBAN POLITICS 
UC QTR Units - Division: 6.0 - Upper Division 
Course Description: This course covers theories and processes of contemporary urban development from a variety of perspectives – it examines to key concepts in, and approaches to, politics in cities as these have emerged and developed over time. Themes include, but are not limited to, political and economic power in cities, the role of "elites," urban government finance, the politics of local economic development policy, the multidimensional role of culture in urban change, and the emergence of forms of urban governance. Case studies are largely drawn from cities in the United States and the United Kingdom, reflecting the development of core ideas in mainstream urban politics largely in these contexts. 
Language of Instruction: English
 
Partner Title: URBAN POLITICS 
Partner University Department: Geography 
Partner University Course Number: GY310