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Introduction to International Relations

Requirements: 
GER:DB-SocSci, WAY-AQR, WAY-SI
101

The course provides an introduction to major factors shaping contemporary international politics, including: the origins and nature of nationalism; explanations for war; nuclear weapons and their impact of international politics; international implications of the rise of China; civil war and international peacekeeping since the end of the Cold War; understanding international institutions and how they facilitate interstate cooperation despite anarchy; and the politics of international environmental treaties.

Subject: 
POLISCI
Course ID: 
122 849
Grading: 
Letter or Credit/No Credit