This course covers a large amount of material during a very short period of time. Class attendance and participation is mandatory.
In addition to class participation, the main requirement that will be graded will be a research proposal that extends or challenges one of the writings discussed in class or that proposes the study of a dimension of clientelism not considered by existing approaches.
Your final grade will be determined as follows:
(a) class attendance (20%)
(b) class participation (40%)
(c) proposal for research paper (40%)