GIST 702. Globalization. 3 Hours.

A central issue in international studies is globalization, the increasing interconnectedness of societies and economies. This course examines globalization from an historical and contemporary perspective. Major topics include (but are not necessarily limited to) the historical expansion of the West since 1500, the growth of international economic institutions, conflict among global cultures, the future of state sovereignty, and the challenges of economic integration. LEC.

Master of Arts in Global and International Studies

http://catalog.ku.edu/liberal-arts-sciences/global-international-studies/ma/

...Title Hours GIST 701 Approaches to International Studies 3 GIST 702 Globalization 3 GIST 710...

Graduate Certificate in Global and International Studies

http://catalog.ku.edu/liberal-arts-sciences/global-international-studies/gradcert/

...core course (either GIST 701 Approaches to International Studies or GIST 702 Globalization ), an elective...