International Relations

College of Arts & Sciences

Introduction to Comparative Politics

CAS IR 251

Examines different patterns of political development and contemporary politics in Western Europe, Latin America, Africa, and the former Soviet bloc. Introduces the comparative method in political science and competing theories of political development and political change. 4 cr. Tuition: $2640

Summer 2 (July 6-August 10)


Introduction to International Relations

CAS IR 271

Undergraduate required principal course. Study of basic factors in international relations, Western state systems, the concept of balance of power, nationalism, and imperialism. Primarily for majors and minors. Carries social science divisional credit in CAS. 4 cr. Tuition: $2640

Summer 2 (July 3-August 9)