Fall Semester Course
This seminar provides an overview of the field of international relations. Part I (weeks 2-5) looks at realist and liberal perspectives, their reformulation into contemporary social science theories, and their applications. Part II (weeks 6-9) analyzes sociological approaches and their applications. Part III looks at a variety of domestic (weeks 10-11) and transnational (weeks 12-13) approaches to the analysis of world politics.