7.1 Required reading
Syllabus of the lecturer, Political and institutional history of Belgium and the Netherlands, part 2, available from Universitas (Prinsesstraat), available from the start of the second term.
7.2 Optional reading
The following study material can be studied voluntarily :
It is strongly recommended to follow current events in the political world as closely as possible. As far as the Dutch language press is concerned, the best newspapers for this purpose are probably De Standaard and De Morgen, together with magazines such asKnack. It is not usually necessary to buy these newspapers on a daily basis: a great deal of information can be found online.
Also recommended (but not compulsory) is the reading-matter listed at the end of part 2, as well as the works detailed in the bibliography at the back of the course book.See bibliography in the syllabus