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Academic Year 2002/2003

International Politics

An introduction to international politics, applying various theories of state behavior to selected historical cases. Topics include the balance of power, change in international systems, the causes of war and peace and the role of international law, institutions and morality in the relations among nations.

COURSE FORMAT: Lecture/Discussion


Level: UGRD    Credit: 1    Gen Ed Area Dept: SBS GOVT    Grading Mode: Graded   

Prerequisites: NONE


Major Readings
Robert Art and Robert Jervis, INTERNATIONAL POLITICS
Bruce Russett, Harvey Starr, David Kinsella, WORLD POLITICS
Examinations and Assignments
Mid-term and final exams; two short research papers.
Additional Requirements and/or Comments
This is a computer intensive course.
Unless preregistered students attend the first class meeting or communicate directly with the instructor prior to the first class, they will be dropped from the class list. NOTE: Students must still submit a completed Drop/Add form to the Registrar's Office.

The instructor of this course will not be using the on-line wait list. If you are interested in this course, please contact the instructor directly.

Instructor(s): Gallarotti,Giulio   
Times: .M.W.F. 11:00AM-11:50AM;     Location: PAC004
Reserved Seats:    (Total Limit: 36)
SR. major: X   Jr. major: X
SR. non-major: X   Jr. non-major: X   SO: 18   FR: 18

Special Attributes:
Curricular Renewal:    Speaking, Writing
Links to Web Resources For This Course.

Last Updated on MAR-18-2003

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