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Govt 405 - Political And Economic Development (2015), Steven Samson Jan 2016

Govt 405 - Political And Economic Development (2015), Steven Samson

Faculty Publications and Presentations

This senior level course is designed to encourage students to apply a biblical Christian worldview and a limited government/free market philosophy to a study of the historical, cultural, demographic, climatic, geological, and geographical factors that have contributed to the political and economic development, as well as the relative prosperity or poverty, of various countries, regions, and cultural groupings. Special attention will be given to the contributing causes of wealth and poverty, colonialism and the post-colonial world, factors that favor or inhibit development, and the operation of the international political economy.


Govt 340 - International Relations (2015), Steven Samson Jan 2016

Govt 340 - International Relations (2015), Steven Samson

Faculty Publications and Presentations

Techniques for managing and resolving conflict in international relations. Emphasis is on current international issues like U.S. arms policy and U.S. policy in the Middle East.


Govt 301 - Ancient Political And Economic Ideas (2015), Steven Samson Jan 2016

Govt 301 - Ancient Political And Economic Ideas (2015), Steven Samson

Faculty Publications and Presentations

Political and economic thought of pagan antiquity, contrasting the ideas of Greece and Rome with religious precepts. The political and economic organization of European feudalism will also be examined.