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  • Why study politics?

Why study politics?

Politics is a key area of human and social life. It permeates our everyday lives – at state-wide, regional, local as well as European and global levels. The decisions made by political actors may significantly affect how well people live, how free they feel, whether they live in peace or in war.

Therefore, study politics! And preferably at the Institute of Political Studies…

Last change: May 18, 2016 22:00 
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