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POLS: Empowering

From international relations to political theory, NZ politics to politics of the Middle East, Asia-Pacific, Europe and the USA, empower yourself with Politics at Otago.

Politics impacts on the lives of everyone.
Politics is about people and power, conflict and cooperation.

Explore the big questions, change your world and make a difference. Study Politics.


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The core question of Del’s thesis is what enhances the ability of an armed force to adapt during conflict and what slows, disrupts or hinders that ability.
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“Credit rating agencies – those financial institutions that rate financial security for countries, governments, companies and individuals  – have huge power, and that’s what I’m really interested in."
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"The study of politics has given me a truly international worldview: many of my travel choices have been inspired by the content of my degree and the passion inspired by my lecturers."
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