PLSC 301: International Organizations
Prerequisites: PLSC 100 ; PLSC 102 or PLSC 103
This course examines why states create international organizations and considers whether or not they are significant and effective actors in international politics. Students will expolore the processes of global governance across a wide range of issues and become acquainted with the institutional and legal structures of inter-state cooperation in multiple regions of the world. This course will emphasize security cooperation wnd global governmental organizations liek the United Nations, NATO and the International Criminal Court as well as non-governmental organizations like the International Committee for the Red Cross and Amnesty International.