Wheaton College Norton, Massachusetts
Wheaton College
Political Science

Academics

Political Science 109. International Politics

After a brief introduction to salient events in world politics since World War II, basic concepts in the analysis of international politics are considered. The course will analyze the various types of international actors (nations, international organizations, liberation movements, multinational corporations), their goals and how they seek to attain them, and will explore the determinants of international political behavior.