Duke Immerse: 

A signature education initiative of Duke University

Urban Policy & Society

Research Seminar in Urban Politics

POLSCI 236S-01 SEM (4290)

Advanced research and writing seminar. Participants produce a 30-40 page research paper based on field work and archival research experiences in Durham and an approved South African city. Includes tutorials in research design and comparative research methods. There is a required field work component of the course which entails a two-week trip to South Africa. Students will collect data, do interviews, visit municipals offices, and or spend time at NGOs in Pietermaritzburg. DukeImmerse students only. Instructor consent required.

Instructors: Kerry L. Haynie, PhD & Ralph B. Lawrence, PhD


Fall 2020

Advanced Research Seminar in Urban Politics and Policy Making
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