7.1 Required reading
A reader containing a selection of articles on current issues in Belgian politics by (mainly) Belgian political scientists. The reader is available at Acco and is entitled Actuele problemen van de Belgische politiek. The reader is available at the beginning of the semester in which the course is taught.
Students are expected to have read the literature before attending class. The reader contains information on which literature has to be read by when.
7.2 Optional reading
The following study material can be studied voluntarily :
Beaufays, Jean en Geoffroy Matagne, 2009, La Belgique en mutation. Systèmes politiques et politiques publiques (1968-2008). Brussel: Bruylant.
Deschouwer, Kris, 2012, The Politics of Belgium. Governing a Divided Society. Basingstoke: Palgrave Macmillan.
A list with further literature can be provided upon request.