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These are the top 49 Governance And Society courses found from analyzing all discussions on Reddit that mention any Coursera course.

#1
Moral Foundations of Politics Course
When do governments deserve our allegiance, and when should they be denied it? This course explores the main answers that have been given to this question in the modern West.
Yale University
Ian Shapiro
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17 mentions
#2
Methods and Statistics in Social Sciences Specialization
Identify interesting questions, analyze data sets, and correctly interpret results to make solid, evidence-based decisions.
University of Amsterdam
Matthijs Rooduijn
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42 mentions
#3
Terrorism and Counterterrorism Course
Comparing Theory and Practice
Terrorism has arguably been one of the defining factors of our age.
Universiteit Leiden
Edwin Bakker
2 reddit posts
7 mentions
#4
The Social Context of Mental Health and Illness Course
Learn how social factors promote mental health, influence the onset and course of mental illness, and affect how mental illnesses are diagnosed and treated.
University of Toronto
Charmaine Williams
2 reddit posts
6 mentions
#5
Understanding Europe Course
Why It Matters and What It Can Offer You
Regardless of where you live, the European Union not only affects your life, but may also transform it.
HEC Paris
Alberto Alemanno
3 reddit posts
5 mentions
#6
Sports and Society Course
Sports play a giant role in contemporary society worldwide.
Duke University
Orin Starn
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3 mentions
#7
Public Policy Challenges of the 21st Century Course
This course introduces class participants to the political significance and societal consequences of challenges facing U.
University of Virginia
Professor Gerry Warburg
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4 mentions
#8
Soul Beliefs Course
Causes and Consequences - Unit 1: Historical Foundations
Throughout history, the vast majority of people around the globe have believed they have, however defined, a “soul.
Rutgers the State University of New Jersey
Prof. Daniel M. Ogilvie
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2 mentions
#9
From Climate Science to Action Course
Each part of the world faces specific vulnerabilities to climate change and has different opportunities to mitigate the effects and build resilience in the 21st century.
The World Bank Group
Alan S. Miller
1 reddit posts
1 mentions
#10
Introduction to Key Constitutional Concepts and Supreme Court Cases Course
This course offers an introduction to the U.
University of Pennsylvania
Professor Kermit Roosevelt, III
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4 mentions
#11
Global Diplomacy – Diplomacy in the Modern World Course
The Global Diplomacy course is a unique offering to the MOOC environment.
University of London
Dr J. Simon Rofe, SOAS, University of London
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4 mentions
#12
Paradoxes of War Course
The Paradoxes of War teaches us to understand that war is not only a normal part of human existence, but is arguably one of the most important factors in making us who we are.
Princeton University
Miguel A. Centeno
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2 mentions
#13
Epidemics, Pandemics and Outbreaks Course
What can we do to prevent outbreaks of infectious diseases from becoming epidemics or pandemic? In this course, you’ll learn the facts about infectious diseases and medical responses.
University of Pittsburgh
Elena A. Baylis
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1 mentions
#14
Democracia y decisiones públicas. Introducción al análisis de políticas públicas Course
¿Qué son las políticas públicas? Son la plasmación más concreta de la política.
Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona
Joan Subirats
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1 mentions
#15
Time to Reorganize! Understand Organizations, Act, and Build a Meaningful World. Course
We are in constant relationship with many organizations.
HEC Paris
Rodolphe Durand
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1 mentions
#16
Jewish Diaspora in Modern China Course
Jewish Diaspora in China is a unique experience for world Jewry, as China is the only country in Far East that has had Jews living in its society for over 1,000 years.
Nanjing University
Xin Xu
1 reddit posts
0 mentions
#17
Journalism Skills for Engaged Citizens Course
This is a course in basic journalism skills, designed for the many people who are now taking advantage of new media to publish news, views and information.
The University of Melbourne
Dr. Denis Muller
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2 mentions
#18
Understanding economic policymaking Course
This is the first of the three courses part of the Globalization, Economic Growth and Stability Specialization.
IE Business School
Gayle Allard
0 reddit posts
1 mentions
#19
Social Norms, Social Change I Course
This is a course on social norms, the rules that glue societies together.
University of Pennsylvania
Cristina Bicchieri
0 reddit posts
2 mentions
#20
Corruption Course
You can't understand the world today if you don't understand corruption.
University of Pennsylvania
Philip Nichols
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2 mentions
#21
Understanding Korean Politics Course
This course will select six most outstanding issues in contemporary Korean politics and will engage in an in-depth, interactive inquiry of those issue.
Yonsei University
Chung-in Moon
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2 mentions
#22
Introduction to Communication Science Course
Since Antiquity, scholars have appreciated the importance of communication: as social beings, we cannot exist without communication.
University of Amsterdam
Rutger de Graaf
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2 mentions
#23
America's Written Constitution Course
An introduction to the main themes of the American Constitution—popular sovereignty, separation of powers, federalism, and rights.
Yale University
Akhil Reed Amar
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2 mentions
#24
Security & Safety Challenges in a Globalized World Course
Security and safety challenges rank among the most pressing issues of modern times.
Universiteit Leiden
Bibi van den Berg
0 reddit posts
2 mentions
#25
Social Computing Course
People are social creatures and the modern Internet reflects that.
University of California San Diego
Scott Klemmer
0 reddit posts
1 mentions
#26
Public Health in Humanitarian Crises 1 Course
This course, Public Health in Humanitarian Crises 1, introduces discussions about the public health approach to problems experienced by people affected by disasters, both natural and related to conflict.
Johns Hopkins University
Gilbert Burnham, MD
1 reddit posts
0 mentions
#27
Political Economy of Institutions and Development Course
This course is part of the SDG initiative .
Universiteit Leiden
Richard Thomas Griffiths
0 reddit posts
3 mentions
#28
Introduction to the Orbital Perspective Course
The goals of this course are to develop the student’s critical thinking skills, global awareness, and ability to work as an integral part of a team in an increasingly complex global job market.
University of Arizona
Ron Garan
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0 mentions
#29
Gender, Family, and Social Change in Contemporary South Korea Course
This course examines the transformation of Korean society beginning around the turn of the 20th century to contemporary times.
Yonsei University
Hyun Mee Kim
0 reddit posts
1 mentions
#30
The City and You Course
Find Your Best Place
Welcome to The City and You: Find Your Best Place.
University of Toronto
Richard Florida
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1 mentions
#31
Mobilité et urbanisme Course
Le cours présente un tour d’horizon introductif des interactions entre la mobilité et les dynamiques urbaines.
École Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne
Vincent Kaufmann
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1 mentions
#32
Political Governance and Public Policy in Russia Course
The course is designed to study the features of the political structure of modern Russia.
Saint Petersburg State University
Kirill A. Neverov
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1 mentions
#33
Cities are back in town Course
urban sociology for a globalizing urban world
Urbanization is reaching a new peak in the contemporary world with the rise of mega cities.
Sciences Po
Patrick Le Galès
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1 mentions
#34
Smart Cities – Management of Smart Urban Infrastructures Course
Learn about Smart Cities within the context of management of urban infrastructures.
École Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne
Matthias Finger
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1 mentions
#35
Genre Course
quels enjeux ? Violences, globalisation, biomédecine, sexualités.
Ce cours propose une introduction au champ interdisciplinaire des études sur le genre, qui depuis 40 ans sont devenues un outil incontournable des sciences sociales.
University of Geneva
Delphine Gardey
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1 mentions
#36
EU policy and implementation Course
making Europe work!
People have become more critical of EU policy and often seem to prefer local policy solutions in response to globalisation problems.
Universiteit Leiden
Bernard Steunenberg
0 reddit posts
1 mentions
#37
Unraveling the Cycling City Course
Obscured by its apparent simplicity, cycling is a complex phenomenon.
University of Amsterdam
Marco te Brömmelstroet
0 reddit posts
4 mentions
#38
Understanding International Relations Theory Course
The course aims to introduce the key assumptions of the international relations theory as a part of social science and as an analytic tool, focusing on the problems of war and peace, foreign policy decision-making, etc.
National Research University Higher School of Economics
Timofei Bordachev
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3 mentions
#39
Chinese Politics Part 2 – China and the World Course
One of the most significant changes in the world in the past 30 years is the opening of China to the outside world and its engagement with that world.
The Hong Kong University of Science and Technology
David Zweig
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2 mentions
#40
Qualitative Research Methods Course
In this course you will be introduced to the basic ideas behind the qualitative research in social science.
University of Amsterdam
Gerben Moerman
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1 mentions
#41
Classical Sociological Theory Course
This Massive Open Online Course (MOOC) will offer the participants an introduction into the most important classical sociological readings between the 18th and 20th century.
University of Amsterdam
Bart van Heerikhuizen
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8 mentions
#42
Chinese Politics Part 1 – China and Political Science Course
This course offers a conceptual framework for understanding China that highlights the intersection of politics and economics.
The Hong Kong University of Science and Technology
David Zweig
0 reddit posts
7 mentions
#43
From Freedom Rides to Ferguson Course
Narratives of Nonviolence in the American Civil Rights Movement
The Modern Civil Rights Movement is a significant landmark in United States history.
Emory University
Bernard LaFayette, Jr.
0 reddit posts
3 mentions
#44
Global Diplomacy Course
the United Nations in the World
The course offers a well-researched and broad-ranging primer to the United Nations system.
University of London
Dr Dan Plesch, SOAS University of London
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5 mentions
#45
Health, Housing, and Educational Services Course
Course 5 discusses policies in four areas: housing, education, healthcare, and immigration, with an optional fifth module in child protection.
Columbia University
John Robertson
0 reddit posts
1 mentions
#46
International Security Management Course
In this MOOC you will learn about the colorful and diverse international security landscape, and gain insights into challenging topics including Open Source Intelligence, serious organised crime and illicit trade.
Erasmus University Rotterdam
Gabriele Jacobs
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1 mentions
#47
The Changing Global Order Course
How are international power relations changing and how can global peace and stability be maintained? This course familiarizes you with some main theories of international relations, shows how the global order is gradually changing and discusses how selected international and regional organizations c...
Universiteit Leiden
Madeleine Hosli
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2 mentions
#48
Understanding Violence Course
We are so pleased to have you join us as we investigate this crucial topic.
Emory University
Deb Houry, MD, MPH
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2 mentions
#49
Discussing Politics and Debates Teach-Out Course
This Teach-Out serves a guide to help you better for understand the 2020 United States presidential debates and discuss politics at a time when issues are more divisive than ever.
University of Michigan
Teach-Out Experts
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1 mentions