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Comparative Politics Country Wiki Page
Welcome this is the country wiki page for Comparative Politics Fall, 2020. It contains basic information about the political history, structure and economy of the following countries: Examples
- Saudi Arabia
- South Africa
This page is an assignment for the Fall 2020 class. Below is some basic information about the assignment:
Goals: The goal of the country wiki assignment is to build up a class wiki page that provides basic information about a variety of countries that represent different regions, regime types, and cultures. As part of this assignment each of you will familiarize yourself with a single country’s political history and institutions over the course of this semester. You will then write up short summaries of what you find as part of a wiki page covering your country.
Skills: By working through these assignments you will be practicing the following important skills:
- Identifying reliable sources of information
- Citing sources
- Identifying the most important pieces of information
- Summarizing and describing complex ideas using concise language
- Editing and creating wiki documents
MediaWiki has been installed.
Consult the User's Guide for information on using the wiki software.