POLSCI 389 - Topics in Contemporary Political Science
Section: 008 International Legal Theory
Term: FA 2018
Subject: Political Science (POLSCI)
Department: LSA Political Science
Credits:
3
Requirements & Distribution:
SS
Waitlist Capacity:
99
Advisory Prerequisites:
One course in Political Science.
Repeatability:
May be repeated for a maximum of 10 credit(s). May be elected more than once in the same term.
Primary Instructor:

International law and international relations are often considered separate and distinct disciplines of study. And yet both are primarily concerned with the same subject matter – namely, understanding the behavior of states and other international actors. This course examines various jurisprudential and political theories, and, in particular, the unique approach each takes toward examining and explaining international law. Through this interdisciplinary engagement, the course strives to bridge the gap between the two disciplines and establish a better understanding of international law and the role it plays in addressing global challenges.

Course Requirements:

There will be a strong emphasis on academic writing

Intended Audience:

Sophomores, juniors, or seniors

Class Format:

Recitation

POLSCI 389 - Topics in Contemporary Political Science
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Note: Students who took POLSCI 489 "Politics of Latinidad" in Fall 2017 will not be permitted to take this class.
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