Adjunct Instructor (University of Rochester)

      Course Description: This introductory course is designed to provide students with the       history, background and analytical tools to understand and analyze contemporary       international issues among states. The course will cover the wide range of issues       involved in the field of international relations including the modern theoretical debates       such as neorealism and neoliberalism, the causes and effects of international conflicts,       and economic development and globalization. In addition, we will explore important       topics in the 21st century such as transnational terrorism, international law and human       rights, global warming, financial crises, and the rise of China. The ultimate goal of this       course is to develop critical thinking concerning issues in world politics.

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