Midterm

15% of course grade. 
February 21, in class. 45 minutes of class time.

Identify and explain any 5 concepts, from a list of 10. These words and phrases should be defined as they are used in the European politics sense. The list of 10 will be drawn from this list:

2-Round Election
Coalition government
Christian democrats
Dealaignment
Greens
Majoritarianism 
Minimal winning coalition
Party list
Populism
Portfolio
Postmaterialism
Prime minister
Proportional representation
Secularism
Semi-presidentialism
Social democrats
Universalistic social program
Welfare state