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2017-2018 College Catalog 
2017-2018 College Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

POLS 101 Introduction to International Politics

This course is designed to introduce students to the basic theories and concepts essential to international politics. Topics include the emergence of the state, realism and idealism, nationalism, democracy, war, anarchy, power and the balance of power between states, globalization, and the influence of nuclear weapons. Some attention will be devoted to political science research methods.
Terms Offered: Fall, Spring
Offered Distance Learning: Yes
Liberal Arts and Sciences Designation: Social Science
SUNY General Education Designation(s): Social Science
Applied Learning Type: OSL
Credits: 3
Contact Hours:
Lecture: 3