Introduction to International Studies

Mahidol University

Course Description

  • Course Name

    Introduction to International Studies

  • Host University

    Mahidol University

  • Location

    Bangkok, Thailand

  • Area of Study

    Intelligence Studies

  • Language Level

    Taught In English

  • Course Level Recommendations

    Lower

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    Hours & Credits

  • Host University Units

    4
  • Recommended U.S. Semester Credits
    3
  • Recommended U.S. Quarter Units
    4
  • Overview

    The Inter-State System and the rise of the nation-state paradigm as a basis for articulating foreign policy and conducting diplomacy; post-WW II institutions and mechanisms for organizing international relations; colonialism, anti-colonialist movements and the decolonization process; the global economy and economic development agendas; the Cold War and its legacy; the rise of non-state actors; global media and transitional information flows; contemporary debates.

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