COURSE PREREQUISITES: There are no prerequisites for this course.
COURSE OBJECTIVES: Do
you believe we could all live in a peaceful and prosperous world? Are there any
instruments out there that could help us build this? This course offers answers
by studying the role of international organizations such as the UN, WTO, NATO,
and others in the areas of peace/security, trade, development, human rights,
and the environment. This course emphasizes experiential learning through group
presentation, a UN simulation as well as applied research/writing, and critical
REQUIRED TEXTS: Thomas G. Weiss and Rorden Wilkinson, editors. International
Organization and Global Governance. Routledge, 2014.
Supplementary readings supplied by instructor.
REQUIREMENTS (please note that these requirements will vary each semester, the
following is intended as an example only):
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