International Studies Approved Courses Spring 2013

Listed below are courses offered Spring 2013 that may be used to satisfy the International Studies major.

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Note: Major status does not guarantee enrollment in any particular course. Some courses may require course prerequisites or other requirements for enrollment.
Last updated 12/10/2012.


Political Economy

AFS 366 / ECON 366 / IDS 385 (HSCW) - Development Issues for Africa
AFS 389 / ANTH 385 - Development and Politics of Knowledge (in Africa)
AFS 468 / SOC 468 - Economic Development in Africa
ECON 231 - Introduction to Global Trade and Finance
ECON 351 / HIST 351 - The Origins of Capitalism
ECON 432 - International Finance

POLS 313 (HSCW) - International Organizations
POLS 319 - International Political Economy
POLS 384 / ENVS 377 (HSCW) - International Environmental Policy
POLS 385 / ECON 385 - Spontaneous Order - Politics and Economics
POLS 385 / ECON 385 - Political Institutions and Public Choice
POLS 385 - Dictatorship and Development
POLS 385 / ECON 385 / MESAS 370 - India Today: Economics, Politics, Innovation and Sustainability


Conflict and Security

HIST 335 - U.S. Diplomatic History since 1914
HIST 375 - The Pacific War; 1941-45

POLS 374 - War & Politics
POLS 385 / KRN386 / EAS 386 - Koreas in the World
POLS 490 / HIST 489 / MESAS 490 (WRT) - Politics and History of the Arab/Israeli Conflict


State and Society

AFS 367 / HIST 367 - Making of South Africa
ANT 385 / WGS 385 / IDS 385 (WRT) - Islam and Gender
HIST 190 / JS 190 / MESAS 190 - Modern Israel
HIST 285 / AFS 270 - Women/Children/Rights: Africa
HIST 360 - Mexico: Aztecs to Narcos
HIST 328 / REES 328 - Central Asia & Russia
HIST 385 / JS 371 / MESA 375 - Contemporary Israeli Society & Politics
HIST 487 / GER 460 (WRT) - Coming to Terms with Nazi Germany
HIST 489 (SWRT) - Fundamentalism in East Asia
JS 385 / GER 385 - German-Jewish History
KRN 271 / SOC 271 / EAS277 - Political Change in Korea
LACS 490 / SPAN 460 - Human Rights in Latin America

POLS 317 - Global Human Rights
POLS 338 - Middle East Politics
POLS 375 / EAS 375 - Contemporary Chinese Politics
POLS 377 - Politics of Democratic Spain
POLS 490 - Politics of Inequality
POLS 490 - Gender, Islam and Politics

RUSS 372 / IDS 385 - Russia in the Age of Revolution


Africa/Middle East

AFS 366 / ECON 366 / IDS 385 (HSCW) - Development Issues for Africa
AFS 367 / HIST 367 - Making of South Africa
AFS 389 / ANT 385 - City of Village Post-Col. Africa
AFS 389 / ANTH 385 - Development and Politics of Knowledge (in Africa)
AFS 389 / SOC 389 / MESAS 370 - Media, Islam and Social Movements
AFS 389 / GHCS 300 / ENVS 385 - Issues in Global Health: Disease/Health in Modern Africa
AFS 468 / SOC 468 - Economic Development in Africa
ANT 385 / WGS 385 / IDS 385 (WRT) - Islam and Gender
HIST 190 / JS 190 / MESAS 190 - Modern Israel
HIST 221 / AFS 221 - Making of Modern Africa
HIST 285 / AFS 270 - Women/Children/Rights: Africa
HIST 385 / JS 371 / MESAS 375 - Contemporary Israeli Society & Politics

POLS 338 - Middle East Politics
POLS 490 - Gender, Islam and Politics
POLS 490 / HIST 489 / MESAS 490 (WRT) - Politics & History of the Arab/Israeli Conflict


Asia

ANT 280 - Anthro. Perspectives: China
HIST 204 - The Silk Road & Central Asia
HIST 328 / REES 328 - Central Asia & Russia
HIST 375 - The Pacific War: 1941-45
HIST 489SWRT - Fundamentalism in East Asia
KRN 271 - Political Change in Korea

POLS 375 / EAS 375 - Contemporary Chinese Politics
POLS 385 / ECON 385 - India Today: Economics, Politics, Innovation and Sustainability
POLS 385 / KRN386 / EAS 386 - Koreas in the World

RUSS 372 / IDS 385 - Russia in the Age of Revolution

Europe

HIST 311 - Europe Nuclear Age: 1945-Present
HIST 351 / ECON 351 - The Origins of Capitalism
HIST 376 - European Intellectual History: 1789-1880
HIST 385 - Victorian Britain
HIST 385 / JS 324 / REL 324 - The Holocaust
HIST 487 (WRT): History & Memory
HIST 487 / GER 460 (WRT): Coming to Terms with Nazi Germany
HIST 497 (WRT): Secularization: Modern Europe
JS 385 / GER 385 - German-Jewish History

POLS 377 - Politics of Democratic Spain
POLS 490 -Citizen Politics

Latin America and the Caribbean

HIST 285 - Modern Latin America: Migration/History
HIST 360 - Mexico: Aztecs to Narcos
LACS 363 (HSCW) - Sugar and Rum
LACS 385 / HIST 385 / ENVS 385 - Environmental History of Americas
LACS 490 / SPAN 460 - Human Rights in Latin America

Electives

(All other courses on the main list may be used as electives)

ANT 105 / GHCS 102 - Introduction to Global Health
ENVS 385 - Sustainable Development Policy and Practice
GH 300 - Gender and Global Health
GH 300 - Drugs, Crime and Global Public
GH 300 - Global Health & Climate Change
GH 300 - Mental Health in Refugee Populations
HIST 203 - The West in World Context
HIST 285 - Epidemics: From Plague to AIDS
HIST 385 - Sephardic Jews/Diaspora/Israel
POLS 190 - Comparative Politics and Literature
SOC 221 - Culture and Society


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