Government And Politics
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SUBJECT AREA: Government and Politics
Last Update: January 5, 2007 by Maureen Weicher
Faculty Liason: Ben Turner
Purpose: The St. Johnís University Libraries support teaching, study, and research for undergraduate students, masters students, certificate students, and faculty associated with the Department of Government and Politics of St. Johnís College of Liberal Arts and Sciences. The course schedule includes current offerings. The relevant Bulletin has detailed information about all courses.
Undergraduate Programs: Programs of study include the B.A. in Government and Politics, B.A. in Public Administration and Public Service, and minors in the same areas. There is a jointB.A./M.A. in Government and Politics offered.
Graduate Programs: Programs of Study include the Master of Arts in Government and Politics with a thesis option and a non-thesis option. The Graduate Center in Rome allows students to complete the Master of Arts with a focus on International Relations. Students may complete the International Law and Diplomacy Certificate Program along with or in lieu of their M.A. degree. There is a joint M.A./M.L.S. degree offered in conjunction with the Division of Library Science. A joint M.A./J.D. degree is offered with the School of Law.
Enrollment Trends: See Institutional Research Factbook.
Department and Subject Area Trends: Globalization
Established Specialization: American government, Western political thought and international relations.
Online Resources: Government and Politics
Subject Depth: The Queens collection is on the basic information level, advanced (2b). The goal is to build a collection to level (3b). The Staten Island collection is on the basic information level, advanced (2b). The goal is to maintain this level.
Selection Considerations: Please see Selection of Materials. In addition, the following resources may be consulted for book reviews:
Materials to be Excluded: Please see Materials Not To Be Acquired. Also exclude:
Withdrawal Considerations: Please see Collection Maintenance: Withdrawals.
Other Considerations: n/a