Stud.IP Uni Oldenburg
University of Oldenburg
23.01.2020 12:10:59
1.07.052 Seminar: Democracy and Democratization(Lehrsprache Englisch, Prüfungsleistung Deutsch oder Englisch) - Details
You are not logged into Stud.IP.

General information

Course number 1.07.052
Semester Wintersemester 2019/2020
Current number of participants 22
maximum number of participants 40
Home institute Department of Social Sciences
Courses type Seminar in category Teaching
Next date Tue , 28.01.2020 10:00 - 12:00, Room: A06 5-531
Type/Form S 2SWS
Lehrsprache englisch
ECTS points 3

Course location / Course dates

A06 5-531 Tuesday: 10:00 - 12:00, weekly (from 15/10/19) (14x)

Module assignments


The main aim of this course is to provide insights about democracy studies. Along with the definitions of democracy and democratization, how the literature has been evolving and where it has been headed are main issues that will be covered in this course. After providing the necessary conceptual tools, the actual cases under the banner of waves of democratization will be evaluated. This course aims to compare and contrast the following (1) various conceptualizations democracy and democratization (2) different paths towards democracy. In order to do this, the course is designed in themes that are embedded in a wider framework of theoretical analyses of democracy as well as relevant case studies from several countries.

Admission settings

The course is part of admission "sow214 WS".
Settings for unsubscribe:
  • The enrolment is possible from 10.09.2019, 08:00 to 08.11.2019, 23:59.
  • A defined number of seats will be assigned to these courses.
    The seats will be assigned in order of enrolment.
  • It is allowed to enrol to max. 1 courses in this admission.
  • At least one of these conditions must be fulfilled for enrolment:
    • Degree is Zwei-Fächer-Bachelor
    • Subject is Politik and Degree is Master of Education (Sonderpädagogik)
    • Degree is Fach-Bachelor
    • Subject is Politik and Degree is Master of Education (Wirtschaftspädagogik)
Assignment of courses: