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POLS 13181-3: Current Elections in Africa
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Instructor: Jaimie BleckThis university seminar will explore current issues and trends in African Presidential elections. Students will participate in real-time analysis of three case studies: Ghana 2016, Zambia 2016, and the Democratic Republic of Congo 2016. The course will utilize primary source materials from these countries including candidate speeches, online newspapers, and election monitoring reports.