Explore the inner workings of the American political system just before the 2012 election starts heating up in the Fall. This course is an appropriate first step on the path toward earning a Major or Minor in Political Science and, for students pursuing degrees at the University of Kentucky, also fulfills the U.S. citizenship requirement of UKCore.
arts & sciences
Intro video for PS 212: Culture and Politics in the Third World with Wonbin Cho
A course which treats argumentation, formal deductive and non-formal inductive logic. The course has a dual focus. First, students will learn how to construct and evaluate formal deductive arguments. Second, students will learn how to analyze and evaluate inductive arguments. The aim of the course is to inculcate standards of good reasoning, e.g., clarity, consistency and validity
A survey of major Greek and Roman literary works. Attention will be focused on the various genres of Classical literature, and the course will include comparative analysis of Greek and Latin literary pieces.
The Greek myths studied both from the standpoint of their meaning to the Greeks and Romans and from the standpoint of their use in later literature and in everyday life.
Peter Idstein is the winner of the 2012 Staff Appreciation Awards.
Intro video for SOC 360: Environmental Sociology with Dr. Scott
Intro video for WRD 204: Technical Writing with Dr. Bill Endres
Intro video for PSY 314: Social Psychology and Cultural Processes with Nathan DeWall
Intro video for SOC 360: Environmental Sociology with John Johnson