POSC 350 – LATIN AMERICAN POLITICS
(FALL 2012) Dr. Charles Blake
Miller 2129 – 568-6344 – BLAKECH@JMU.EDU
OFFICE HOURS: MWF 9:30-10:30am, TuTh 1:45-2:45pm, and by appointment
BLACKBOARD WEBSITE: Click
HERE to go to Blackboard for POSC 350
Welcome to the online site for POSC 350! I hope that you find the resources provided useful this semester as we explore the
dynamics of major political issues in the Americas.
To e-mail me, click on the e-mail address found in the header & footer of each page.
The other core resources posted online can be reached by clicking on the appropriate link below or via the clickable menus at
the header & footer of each page in this site.
Current Online Syllabus for
The online syllabus contains links to outlines & tables related to
class sessions and links to assigned readings made available online.
It also reflects changes to the syllabus made since the semester began.
Assignments for FALL 2012
Back-up copies of assignments can be found here for role-play debates, the
take-home essays, and the series of tasks involved in the research paper project.
Course Procedures & Policies
This page fleshes out the discussion of basic university and course policies regarding
course enrollment adjustment, the JMU Honor Code, attendance, late penalties, and make-up tests.
Course Bulletin Board for
The online class bulletin board is available on the Blackboard system. It can be used to
discuss issues outside of the classroom with other students and with the instructor.
Occasionally I will post a question for us to discuss online.