Development of the study of CPA; Definitions, Scope and Field of CPA; Approaches and Methods; Fred Riggs Building Models - Prismatic Society and Ecological Approach, Feral Heady - Bureaucracy and Structural Functional Approach, Administrative Culture, State-Society Approach

Main course topics: Understanding political ideologies and concepts; Nationalism; Fascism; Republicanism; Feminism; Environmentalism; Conservatism; Religious fundamentalism; Democracy; Social democracy and democratic socialism; Sovereignty and national self-determination; Equality; Liberty; Property; Rights.