17.548 The Rise of China


Class Info

Examines the causes and consequences of China's emergence as a global economic and political force. Employing perspectives from comparative politics and international relations, subject examines the connections between China's domestic transformation and its foreign policy. Topics include the historical process of China's rise, contemporary challenges facing the Chinese system, and the impact of China's rise on issues of regional and global concern, including military security, economic competitiveness, environmental sustainability, and political stability. Students taking the graduate version are expected to pursue the subject in greater depth through reading and individual research.

This class has no prerequisites.

17.548 will not be offered this semester. It will be instructed by Staff.

This class counts for a total of 12 credits. This is a graduate-level class.

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