SOAS, University of London
State Society and Development
This programme seeks to explain state-society relations and development in Asia, Africa and (where appropriate) Latin America through the sub-disciplines of comparative political sociology and comparative/international political economy; students will study the core concepts of these sub-disciplines such as: state; civil society; social closure; class; bureaucracy; patrimonialism; hegemony; late-industrialisation; product cycle; developmental state; rent-seeking; good governance; and globalisation.
The qualification for entry is normally a 1st or Upper 2nd Class Honours degree (or equivalent) in politics or international relations, or a related social science discipline; applicants without such a background may be considered for admission depending on their academic training and undergraduate performance.
State and society in Asia and Africa; state and development in Asia and Africa; government and politics in Africa; government and politics of modern South Asia; government and politics of modern South East Asia; state and society in the Chinese political process; Northeast Asian politics: Japan, Korea and Taiwan; state and society in Central Asia and the Caucasus; geopolitics and security in Central Asia and the Caucasus; political society in the Middle East; state and transformation in the Middle East; Taiwan�s politics and cross-strait relations; Japan unravelled; the Indian ocean in world politics; Asian security.
|Qualification||Study mode||Start month||Fee||Course duration|
|MSc||Full-time||£ 9,880 per Whole course (home fees)||1 years|
|MSc||Full-time||£ 16,880 per Whole course (overseas fees)||1 years|
|MSc||Part-time||£ 4,940 per Academic year (home fees)||2 years|
|MSc||Part-time||£ 8,440 per Academic year (overseas fees)||2 years|
|MSc||Part-time||£ 3,293 per Academic year (home fees)||3 years|
|MSc||Part-time||£ 5,627 per Academic year (overseas fees)||3 years|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|School of Oriental and African Studies||Camden||WC1H 0XG||South East|
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