Political Science

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In Political Science we explore current data, historical studies, and theoretical approaches to formulate standards for judging the quality of political life and the performance of institutions. We are concerned with how societies are governed and the consequences for human welfare as they relate to various structures, processes, and beliefs. We strive to contribute to a just, compassionate, and responsible political order and prepare our graduates for careers in politics and government, business and finance, law, international relations and many other fields.

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Copyright 2010, Umass Boston OpenCourseWare. Cite/attribute Resource. OpenCourseWare, U. B. (2007, May 07). Political Science. Retrieved July 28, 2014, from University of Massachusetts Boston Web site: http://ocw.umb.edu/political-science. This work is licensed under a Creative Commons License Creative Commons License