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POLI 1501 Introduction to International Politics (Spring: 3 )


Course Description

This course examines the principle sources of the behavior of countries in international politics, including the nature of the international system and the decision-making process within states. It examines such issues as the sources of power, the causes and implications of the security dilemma, the dynamics of alliances, the causes of war, international political economy, and the dilemmas of world order.


Instructor(s): Robert Ross

Prerequisites: None

Cross listed with:

Comments: Course open to freshmen and sophomores only. Not open to students who have taken INTL2500 and INTL2546.


Last Updated: 24-Feb-14