In this colloquium, we discuss a) major theories of international relations and b) approaches to analyzing important phenomena and developments in international relations and international organization. Among the substantive areas focused on are reform of the United Nations (UN) Security Council and European Union (EU) voting patterns on security and human rights in the UN General Assembly. The seminar is based on active student participation. Seminar sessions consist of lectures and discussion of relevant literature.
Methods of Instruction
Lectures and discussion.
Approximately 1000 pages.
Essays, presentations and class participation
Monday 31October till 19 December, 11.00.-13.00 hrs. in 5A41 (except 31 Oct and 7 Nov 5A42, 14 Nov 1A27 and 21 Nov 1A21)