17.411 Globalization, Migration, and International Relations
Tracing the evolution of international interactions, subject examines the dimensions of globalization in terms of scale and scope. Includes international environmental issues, impacts and expansion of human activites, and the potential implications for global and national policy. Linkages among individuals, nation-states, transnational organizations and firms, international systems, and the global environment. Special focus on models of globalization, challenges of sustainable development, and on evolving types. Institutional responses to globalization and global change. 17.411 fulfills undergraduate public policy requirement in the major and minor. Students taking the graduate version are expected to explore the subject in greater depth through reading and individual research.
This class has no prerequisites.
17.411 will not be offered this semester. It will be available in the Spring semester, and will be instructed by N. Choucri.
This class counts for a total of 12 credits. This class counts as a HASS S.
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