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Politics of Spain

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'This course is designed to provide students with a basic grounding in political institutions and processes in contemporary Spain. Political developments are presented in their socio-economic context, with special emphasis on the Spanish transition from a dictatorship to a democracy. Attention is also given to the issue of the Basque and Catalan nationalism, as well as the process of European intergration. Prerequisite: GVT 281 or instructor's consent. 1 term - 4 credits. Normally offered alternat years at the Madrid Campus.'