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2022-2023 Undergraduate Catalog 
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PS 309 International Organizations

This course is an introduction to the intergovernmental organizations.  It examines their historical origins, ostensible functions, the international and domestic polictical forces that impact their operations, and their effectiveness.  Emphasis is on the United Nations.  Topics such as arms control, North-South relationships, global problems, and world peace are explored in depth.  As a component of this course, students will participate in the annual Model United Nations simulation in New York City as an experiential learning activity. Prerequisite or Corequisite: PS 302 

3 credit hours