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Kazimierz Poznanski
SIS 500
Seattle Campus

International Studies Survey

Explores the development of global interdependence from the fifteenth century to World War II; the interrelationship of politics and economics; and international political economy from contextual, institutional, and historical perspectives. Offered: A.

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This seminar examines different approaches to the history and structure of the global system. Through the writings of various authors, the seminar compares and evaluates the role of politics, economics, cultures, and institutions in the origins and development of the global system. This is a core course for IS graduate students and is not generally open to others.

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The information above is intended to be helpful in choosing courses. Because the instructor may further develop his/her plans for this course, its characteristics are subject to change without notice. In most cases, the official course syllabus will be distributed on the first day of class.
Last Update by M Jane Meyerding
Date: 04/20/2004