WORLD INSTITUTIONS AND POLICIES

Anno accademico 2018/2019 - 1° anno

Obiettivi formativi

The World Institutions and Policies course gives students advanced knowledge of political science about the key policymaking institutions and about the main policies of the world political system.


Modalità di svolgimento dell'insegnamento

Lezioni e seminari


Prerequisiti richiesti

Nessuno


Frequenza lezioni

Obligatoria (vedi Regolamento del CdS)


Contenuti del corso

Explaining and understanding global politics

Hegemonic-order theory

Policy-making institutions and structure of government

Hegemony and change in the global system

The contemporary global system

Political Islam and the global system

The next global system

Security policy

Global policies


Testi di riferimento

Attinà Fulvio (2011), The global political system, Palgrave Macmillan (chapters 2, 4, 5, 6, 8, 9)



Programmazione del corso

 ArgomentiRiferimenti testi
1Explaining and understanding global politicsAttinà Fulvio (2011), The global political system – Chapter 2 
2Hegemonic-order theoryNexon and Neumann (2017), Hegemonic-order theory: A field-theoretic account 
3Policy-making institutions and structure of government Attinà Fulvio (2011), The global political system – Chapter 4 
4Hegemony and change in the global systemAttinà Fulvio (2011), The global political system – Chapter 5 
5The contemporary global systemAttinà Fulvio (2011), The global political system – Chapter 6 
6Political Islam and the global systemAyoob (2007), Challenging hegemony: political Islam and the North-South divide 
7The next global systemChase-Dunn and Lawrence (2011), The Next Three Futures, Part Two: Possibilities of Another Round of US Hegemony, Global Collapse, or Global Democracy 
8Security policyAttinà Fulvio (2011), The global political system – Chapter 8 
9Global policiesAttinà Fulvio (2011), The global political system – Chapter 9 

VERIFICA DELL'APPRENDIMENTO

Modalità di verifica dell'apprendimento

Scritto


Esempi di domande e/o esercizi frequenti

The key policy-making institutions.

The selected policies of the world political system.

The world political order.

The American hegemony institutions and policies.

The structure of government of the global political system.