Sociology | Global Society
S308 | 27142 | Hung


11:15AM-12:30PM	MW	LI 033

This course introduces students to issues of international
development, with a particular focus on the origins and socio-
political impacts of the globalization process. Specific themes
include world income inequality and global poverty, the rise of
supranational organizations (e.g. WTO and EU) and their relations
with sovereign states, anti-globalization activism, the rise of
China and India in the global economy, and the origins as well as
consequences of the current global economic crisis, among others.
Lectures will be aided by documentary films and other multi-media
materials.