POL306H1: Urban Politics and Governance in Canada


Examines issues of contemporary urban politics and governance through intensive analysis of politics in Toronto. The city’s politics are analyzed in terms of demography, social composition and economic character. Possible topics include the prospects for local democracy, relations with senior governments and with other GTA municipalities, and specific policy areas (transportation, education, social welfare).

Distribution Requirements: 
Social Science
Breadth Requirements: 
Society and its Institutions (3)