Compulsory Module 5: Social and Political Theories (10 ECTS-Credits, 4 h)
Prerequisites for registration: none
Learning Outcome: Students are able to distinguish and characterize the most important paradigms of sociological basic theories in their historical development. They know how to apply these theories to current sociological issues. They are able to systematically analyse power and power relationships. They know how to classify and explain the development of political thinking in the course of the centuries as well as to illustrate different definitions of power. Students understand to identify different theories of state and to explain different theories of democracy.
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VO Political Theories and Political Thinking (VO / 2h / 5 ECTS-AP)
Kristina Stoeckl
Details of this course

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