World Politics

Politics

Instructor: Vincent Ferraro

Course Dates: July 8 – August 14, 2014

Class Meeting Times: Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday, 9:00 am – 12:00 pm

Credits: 4

Tuition: $1,200

Survey of contending approaches to the study of conflict and cooperation in world politics. Analysis of key concepts—including the balance of power, imperialism, globalization, human rights, and global environmental protection—with examples ranging from the Peloponnesian to the post-Cold War world. Careful attention to the analysis of contemporary world politics using these key concepts.