Global Studies/Political Science (GL/PO)

GL/PO-201 International Relations I

LASC Categories: USW, GP, WAC

Prerequisites: PO-101 HI-103 or HI-104 and EN-102

Theory and practice of international security (realism and internationalism) and international political economy (liberalism and protectionism) in their historical context.

3 Credits

GL/PO-202 International Relations II

LASC Categories: USW, GP, WAC

Prerequisites: one of the following: PO-101, or HI-103, or HI-104, and EN-102.

The promise and problems of globalization (spread of free market capitalism and political democracy).

3 Credits

GL/PO-330 Politics of the Middle East I

Prerequisites: one of the following: HI-104, or HI-105, or HI-111, or HI-112, or PO-101, or HI-261, or HI-314.

Discusses governments and politics of eastern Arab countries, Turkey, Iran, and Israel. International rivalries in the area are also discussed. [Cross listed as HI330.]

3 Credits