Academic Term and Year
Area of Study
Goals: To introduce students to major issues in contemporary international relations and varying approaches to studying them, including the role of the state and non-state actors and sources of conflict and cooperation in world politics. Content: The role of the nation-state, international organizations, and other non-state actors; determinants of state behavior; international conflict; global patterns of economic development and trade; ecological political challenges; and the role of the U.S. in a changing global environment. Taught: Annually.
Zhang, Zhenqing, "PSCI1430-01.World Politics.Sp14.Zhang,Zhenqing" (2014). Syllabi. 3062.