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What is politics?
What is politics?

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Learning outcomes

After studying this course, you should be able to:

  • understand the competing interpretations of what politics is, who does it and where it is done

  • grasp the importance of politics and the variety of ways in which politics affects your everyday life

  • better understand the contestability of concepts in politics, and the implications of such contestability for the practice and study of politics.