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Accounting 010
Africana Studies 014
American History 512
American Literature 352
Anthropology 070
Art 080
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Astronomy 100
Biochemistry 115
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Childhood Studies 163
Computer Science 198
Criminal Justice 202
Dance 203
Digital Studies 209
Ecommerce and Information Technology 623
Economics 220
Engineering Transfer 005
English and Communication (Communication 192, English Literature 350, American Literature 352, Film 354, Journalism 570, Linguistics 615, Rhetoric 842, Writing 989)
European Studies 310
Finance 390
Forensic Science 412
French 420
Gender Studies 443
Geology 460
German 470
Global Studies 480
Health Sciences 499
History (Historical Methods and Research 509; European History 510; American History 512; African, Asian, Latin American, and Comparative History 516)
Honors College 525
Human Resource Management 533
International Studies
Journalism 570
Latin American and Latino Studies (LALS) Minor
Liberal Studies 606
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Management 620
Marketing 630
Mathematical Sciences (Mathematics 640, Statistics 960)
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Museum Studies 698
Music 700, 701
Pharmacy 720
Philosophy and Religion 730, 840
Physics 750
Political Science 790
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General Political Science
International Politics
Legal Studies Minor
Public Administration and Government Service
Government Service Internship Advising
Digital Politics Certificate
National Security Studies Certificate
American Politics and Public Policy
International Politics
Political Theory and Methodology
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Social Work 910
Sociology (Anthropology 070, Criminal Justice 202, Sociology 920)
Spanish 940
Statistics 960
Student-Proposed Majors and Minors 555
Teacher Education 964
Theater Arts (Dance 203, Theater Arts 965)
World Languages and Cultures (French 420, German 470, Global Studies 480, Spanish 940)
Urban Studies 975
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  Camden Undergraduate Catalog 2019-2021 Liberal Arts Colleges Programs, Faculty, and Courses Political Science 790  

Political Science 790


Major requirements in political science can be completed through either daytime or evening attendance.

Department of Political Science

Chair: Maureen Donaghy


Richard Harris, B.A., Duke; M.A., Hofstra; Ph.D., Pennsylvania

Associate Professors:

Wojtek M. Wolfe, B.A., Binghamton; M.A., Ph.D., Colorado (Boulder)

Maureen M. Donaghy, B.A., Georgetown; M.A., American; M.A., Ph.D., Colorado

Beth Rabinowitz, B.A., SUNY: M.A., Chicago; Ph.D., California (Berkeley)

Shauna Shames, B.A., Harvard; Ph.D., Harvard

Assistant Professors:

Melanie Bowers, B.A., Colorado; Ph.D., Michigan State

Kelly Dittmar, B.A., Aquinas College; Ph.D., Rutgers

Emeriti Professors:

James A. Dunn, B.A., LaSalle; M.A., Ph.D., Pennsylvania

Russell S. Harrison, A.B., Duke; Ph.D., North Carolina (Chapel Hill)

Arthur Klinghoffer, B.A., Michigan; M.A., Ph.D., Columbia

Kim E. Shienbaum, B.A., Leeds (UK); M.S., London School of Economics; Ph.D., New York

G. Alan Tarr, B.A., Holy Cross; M.A., Ph.D., Chicago


Shaheen Ayubi, B.A., St. Joseph's College (Karachi, Pakistan); M.A., Karachi; Ph.D., Pennsylvania

Timothy Knievel, B.A., Boston College; M.A., New York; Ph.D. (A.B.D.), Rutgers

The Department of Political Science offers a wide range of courses that students have found useful in preparation for careers in law, government service, and public affairs, as well as for graduate studies in political science and public policy. The department curriculum is designed to provide an in-depth understanding of politics and government in the United States, foreign countries, and the international system. Courses are equally valuable for career-oriented majors and for students interested in developing a well-rounded liberal arts background.

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