International Relations

Course only open to MA in IR students. Other students may petition to to enroll in course.

This course offers a graduate-level introduction to theories of international politics and to some of the important aspects of international politics. The class explores a variety of debates and findings in the subfield of international relations. Coverage does not include every issue and approach, but it addresses the core problems and perspectives animating mainstream IR in the United States today. Students can expect to develop a sufficient understanding of the subfield to prepare for further study and specialization, while advancing their knowledge of the substantive issues under consideration.

Course Information



4 Points

Term Section Instructor Schedule Location

Summer 2017

Michael John Williams
TR: 6:20 PM - 8:50 PM 60FA C14

Fall 2017

Mehmet Tabak
W: 3:30 PM - 6:00 PM SILV 403
Shinasi A Rama
T: 9:30 AM - 12:00 PM 12WV L113