78:280 International Politics [Baker]

Prerequisite: 78:172 or permission of Instructor.

This course is designed to introduce students to the contemporary debates, issues, themes and theories that characterize international politics. It explores the major theoretical approaches to the study of international politics and contemporary issues such as role of state and non-state actors in international politics, the changing nature of international security and warfare, human rights, development and global governance.

3 lecture hours per week, one term. 

Instructor: Richard Baker