Courses

Course title:Non-democratic regimes
Faculty:Faculty of Science
Department:Department of Human Geography and Regional Development
Course code:KSG / NODEM
Credits:6
Semester:Winter
Level of study:Bc.
Format of study:Seminar 1 [Hours/Week]
Name of the lecturer:doc. RNDr. Vincenc Kopeček, Ph.D. (G)
Language:English
ISCED F broad:Social sciences, journalism and information
Annotation:The aim of the course is to familiarize students with the variety of non-democratic political regimes in contemporary world. First, we focus on classic theory of J. J. Linz, differentiating democracy, totalitarianism and authoritarianism, then on the third wave of "democratisation" and some of its outcomes - modern non-democratic regimes. Finally we focus on the the distribution of democratic and non-democratic regimes in contemporary world.