2023-2024 Catalog

GOVT 419 Global Governance

This seminar explores the main actors and processes of global governance. We will assess the role of power, international institutions, transnational networks, and ideas. Specific topics of inquiry include global economic governance, the environment, third-world state building, international justice, military intervention, nuclear proliferation, and global terrorism. We will apply competing analytical approaches to different issue areas, as the intersect with nature and management of global governance in the 21st century. [SS, GM2, W]


GOVT 102 plus one from GOVT 221-GOVT 238, GOVT 270, GOVT 322-GOVT 336 or permission on instructor