POLS 231. Introduction to Chinese Politics. 3 hours.
Main issues of contemporary Chinese politics and social change; the decline of the last imperial dynasty; the republican era; the rise of communism and China under the rule of Mao Zedong; and the reform period (post-1978). Course Information: Same as GLAS 231. Prerequisite(s): POLS 130; or consent of the instructor. World Cultures course.