POLS 1002 Essay
DUE: May 4 at 1300 (1 pm)
Each student will write a research essay DUE May 4 at 1300. The only acceptable
topics are the ones outlined below. Each student will write on only one (1) question.
Each paper will be approximately 7 to 8 double
of Political Science
Contributors: Jens Bartelson
Editors: Bertrand Badie & Dirk Berg-Schlosser & Leonardo Morlino
Book Title: International Encyclopedia of Political Science
Chapter Title: "Sovereignty"
Pub. Date: 2
Elections are the mechanism by which expressed
preferences of citizens in democratic states are
aggregated into a decision regarding who will
Elections provide the link between rulers
(politicians) and the ru
JCMS 2002 Volume 40. Number 4. pp. 74365
Ironies of Sovereignty: The European Union and
the United States*
ROBERT O. KEOHANE
The concept of sovereignty can help us understand contemporary policy disagreements between Europe and th
1. What are the separation of powers?
2. What are the main components of the
3. Does Australia have a separation of powers
system, and (if we do) how does it work?
Separation of Powers
Research and Writing in Political Science (1009) Marking Criteria for First Paper
The first paper is worth 20% of your final grade. It is due August 16 at 1600 (4pm). All
research essays should be uploaded using this Turnitin.
The papers will be evaluated