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THEORIES OF INTERNATIONAL RELATIONS
Country - Partner Institution - Programs: Japan - Waseda University - 'Waseda University'
UC Course SubjectPolitical Science
Number & Suffix: 117
Full UC Title: THEORIES OF INTERNATIONAL RELATIONS 
Transcript Title: INTL RELATIONS 
UC QTR Units - Division: 3.0 - Upper Division 
Course Description: This course presents main theories of international relations and the way ideas can shape foreign policy. It examines major theoretical traditions that have informed approaches to the study and the understanding of international relations; why ideas matter and why and how they can shape foreign policies; the major actors and processes that constitute and define relationships in the international system; the role of power and the use of force in terms of the strategic relationships between states; and the role of diplomacy in constructing cooperative relationships between states. Lecture topics include: classical realism, liberalism, war and international relations, justice and international relations, Marxist theories, constructivism, neo-realism, international political economy, and formal theory. Assessment: final exam (30%), report (30%), participation (20%), attendance (20%). 
Language of Instruction: English
 
Partner Title: THEORIES OF INTERNATIONAL RELATIONS 
Partner University Department: International Relations 
Partner University Course Number: INTA201L