Regular and active participation, reading the texts plus one oral presentation
Seminar paper (3,000 words) or 3 response papers (à 1,000 words), or an oral exam.
Inglehart 1984 Inglehart, R. (1984) ‘The Changing Structure of Political Cleavages in Western Society’, in R. Dalton, S. C. Flanagan and P. E. Beck (eds) Electoral Change in Advanced Industrial Democracies: Realignment or Dealignment?: 25–69. Princeton, NJ: Princeton University Press.
Kriesi, Hanspeter, Edgar Grande, Martin Dolezal, Marc Helbling, Dominic Höglinger, Swen Hutter and Bruno Wueest 2012. Political conflict in Western Europe. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press.
Kriesi, Hanspeter, Edgar Grande, Romain Lachat, Martin Dolezal, Simon Bornschier, Timotheos Frey 2008. West European Politics in the Age of Globalization. Cambridge University Press.
Lipset, Seymour M., and Stein Rokkan. 1967. Cleavage Structures, Party Systems and Voter Alignments: An Introduction. In Party Systems and Voter Alignments: Cross National Perspectives, edited by Seymour M. Lipset and Stein Rokkan, 1–64. New York: Free Press.