Nations, Regions, and the Global Economy

SOCIOL345

The changing configuration of global capitalism, with emphasis on comparing global regions of North America, Latin America, Europe, Africa, and Asia. The internal dynamics of these regions, including the development strategies of selected nations, interregional comparisons (for example, regional divisions of labor, state-society relationships, the nature of their business systems, quality of life issues). Research paper required. One course.

Crosslisting Numbers: 

ICS
Islamic Studies
MMS

Curriculum Codes: 

CCI, R, SS