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2018-2019 Academic Catalog 
2018-2019 Academic Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

PLSC 301: International Organizations

(1 Unit)
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.