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University of California, Berkeley
Political Science B.A.

The political science major at UC Berkeley is concerned with exploring the exercise of power in its myriad forms and consequences. Through this orienting focus, the student is encouraged to explore such central issues as: the ethical problems attendant upon the exercise of power; the diversity of political systems found among nations, and the importance associated with these differences; the relationship between economic, social, and political change; the causes of war and peace; and the history of our important political ideas, such as liberty, justice, community and morality.

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  IGETC recommended for this major? Yes
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