Academic Calendar 2017/2018 - The Origins of International Relations
POLI 2306 The Origins of International Relations
Hours:Three hours of lecture per week for one term.
Description:This course is an historical and theoretical consideration of the major events and philosophies that characterize the interaction of states. We will explore the fundamental divisions between war and peace; conflict and cooperation; as well as the international and the domestic. Foundational thinkers such as Thucydides, Sun Tzu and Machiavelli will be read alongside contemporary theorists. This course may be credited towards History.