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POLI 3510 Globalization (Fall/Spring: 3 )

Course Description

This course examines the political, economic, social and cultural implications of the increasingly integrated world system. The course focuses on conflicting assessments of international institutions (IMF, World Bank, WTO) and political governance; the impact of economic integration; and the effects of globalization on state sovereignty, democracy, and social cohesion. Specific case studies will include: globalization and the environment; globalization, gender, and work; globalization and immigration/migration; globalization and the illicit economy, and anti-globalization social movements and activism.

Instructor(s): Paul Christensen

Prerequisites: None

Cross listed with: INTL3510


Last Updated: 24-Jun-17