Course Information and Materials


History of International Politics (East Asia focus) UNDERGRADUATE LEVEL

Map of East and southern Asia

Lecture 1 (Week 2) – Class Discussion Questions

Lecture 5 (Week 6) – Class Discussion Questions

Lecture 8 (Week 9) – Powerpoint Presentation

Lecture 8 (Week 9) – Class Discussion Questions

Lecture 10 (Week 11) – Class Discussion Questions

Lecture 13 (Week 14) – Class Discussion Questions

Major Global Issues and Challenges (Undergraduate Level)

Major Global Issues and Challenges – Class Topics (for Week 1 orientation)

Major Global Issues and Challenges – Syllabus and Assessment Information (for Week 1 orientation)

Major Global Issues and Challenges – for Week 2 (Human Rights – Basic Introductory Reading)

Major Global Issues and Challenges – for Week 2 (Human Rights – Homework Sheet)

Major Global Issues and Challenges – for Week 2 (Human Rights – Class Discussion Questions)

Major Global Issues and Challenges – for Week 2 (for Students taking the class for the 2nd time)(Russia – Basic Introductory Reading)

Major Global Issues and Challenges – for Week 2 (for Students taking the class for the 2nd time)(Russia – Homework Sheet)

Major Global Issues and Challenges – for Week 2 (for Students taking the class for the 2nd time)(Russia – Class Discussion Sheet)

Major Global Issues and Challenges – for Week 3 (Terrorism – Basic Introductory Reading)

Major Global Issues and Challenges – for Week 3 (Terrorism – Homework Sheet)

Challenges – for Week 3 (Terrorism – Class Discussion Questions)

Major Global Issues and Challenges – for Week 3 (for Students taking the class for the 2nd time)(Iraq and Afghanistan – Basic Introductory Reading)

Major Global Issues and Challenges – for Week 3c(for Students taking the class for the 2nd time)(Iraq and Afghanistan – Homework Sheet)

Challenges – for Week 3 (for Students taking the class for the 2nd time)(Iraq and Afghanistan – Class Discussion Questions)

Major Global Issues and Challenges – for Week 4 (the United Nations and International Law – Basic Introductory Reading)

Major Global Issues and Challenges – for Week 4 (the United Nations and International Law – Homework Sheet)

Major Global Issues and Challenges – for Week 4 (the United Nations and International Law – Class Discussion Sheet)

Major Global Issues and Challenges – for Week 4 (for Students taking the class for the 2nd time)(the South China Sea disputes – Basic Introductory Reading)

Major Global Issues and Challenges – for Week 4 (for Students taking the class for the 2nd time)(the South China Sea disputes – Homework Sheet)

Major Global Issues and Challenges – for Week 4 (for Students taking the class for the 2nd time)(the South China Sea disputes – Class Discussion Sheet)

Major Global Issues and Challenges – for Week 5 (Racism and Discrimination – Basic Introductory Reading)

Major Global Issues and Challenges – for Week 5 (Racism and Discrimination – Homework Sheet)

Major Global Issues and Challenges – for Week 5 (Racism and Discrimination – Class Discussion Questions)

Major Global Issues and Challenges – for Week 5 (for Students taking the class for the 2nd time)(Israel and Palestine – Basic Introductory Reading)

Major Global Issues and Challenges – for Week 5 (for Students taking the class for the 2nd time)(Israel and Palestine – Homework Sheet)

Major Global Issues and Challenges – for Week 5 (for Students taking the class for the 2nd time)(Israel and Palestine – Class Discussion Questions)

Major Global Issues and Challenges – for Week 6 (Globalisation and the International Financial System – Basic Introductory Reading)

Major Global Issues and Challenges – for Week 6 (Globalisation and the International Financial System – Homework Sheet)

Major Global Issues and Challenges – for Week 6 (Globalisation and the International Financial System – Class Discussion Sheet)

Major Global Issues and Challenges – for Week 6 (for Students taking the class for the 2nd time)(US-Latin American Relations – Basic Introductory Reading)

Major Global Issues and Challenges – for Week 6 (for Students taking the class for the 2nd time)(US-Latin American Relations – Homework Sheet)

Major Global Issues and Challenges – for Week 6 (for Students taking the class for the 2nd time)(US-Latin American Relations – Class Discussion Questions)

Major Global Issues and Challenges – for Week 7 (Women’s Rights – Basic Introductory Reading)

Major Global Issues and Challenges – for Week 7 (Women’s Rights – Homework Sheet)

Major Global Issues and Challenges – for Week 7 (Women’s Rights – Class Discussion Questions)

Major Global Issues and Challenges – for Week 7 (for Students taking the class for the 2nd time)(The Middle East since the Arab Spring – Basic Introductory Reading)

Major Global Issues and Challenges – for Week 7 (for Students taking the class for the 2nd time)(The Middle East since the Arab Spring – Homework Sheet)

Major Global Issues and Challenges – for Week 7 (for Students taking the class for the 2nd time)(The Middle East since the Arab Spring – Class Discussion Sheet)

Major Global Issues and Challenges – for Week 8 (The Rights of Children – Basic Introductory Reading)

Major Global Issues and Challenges – for Week 8 (The Rights of Children – Homework Sheet)

Major Global Issues and Challenges – for Week 8 (The Rights of Children – Class Discussion Sheet)

Major Global Issues and Challenges – for Week 8 (for Students taking the class for the 2nd time)(Iran – Basic Introductory Reading)

Major Global Issues and Challenges – for Week 8 (for Students taking the class for the 2nd time)(Iran – Homework Sheet)

Major Global Issues and Challenges – for Week 8 (for Students taking the class for the 2nd time)(Iran – Class Discussion Questions)

Major Global Issues and Challenges – for Week 8 (Workers’ Right – Basic Introductory Reading)

Major Global Issues and Challenges – for Week 8 (Workers’ Right – Homework Sheet)

Major Global Issues and Challenges – for Week 8 (Workers’ Right – Class Discussion Quesitons)

Major Global Issues and Challenges – for Week 8 (for Students taking the class for the 2nd time)(India, Pakistan, and Bangladesh – Basic Introductory Reading)

Major Global Issues and Challenges – for Week 8 (for Students taking the class for the 2nd time)(India, Pakistan, and Bangladesh – Homework Sheet)

Major Global Issues and Challenges – for Week 8 (for Students taking the class for the 2nd time)(India, Pakistan, and Bangladesh – Class Discussion Questions)

Major Global Issues and Challenges – for Week 9 (Religious Extremism and Ethnic Nationalism – Basic Introductory Reading)

Major Global Issues and Challenges – for Week 9 (Religious Extremism and Ethnic Nationalism – Homework Sheet)

Major Global Issues and Challenges – for Week 9 (Religious Extremism and Ethnic Nationalism – Class Discussion Questions)

Major Global Issues and Challenges – for Week 9 (for Students taking the class for the 2nd time)(the European Union – Basic Introductory Reading)

Major Global Issues and Challenges – for Week 9 (for Students taking the class for the 2nd time)(the European Union – Homework Sheet)

Major Global Issues and Challenges – for Week 9 (for Students taking the class for the 2nd time)(the European Union – Class Discussion Questions)

Major Global Issues and Challenges – for Week 10 (Genocide, War Crimes, and Crimes Against Humanity – Basic Introductory Reading)

Major Global Issues and Challenges – for Week 10 (Genocide, War Crimes, and Crimes Against Humanity – Homework Sheet)

Major Global Issues and Challenges – for Week 10 (Genocide, War Crimes, and Crimes Against Humanity – Class Discussion Questions)

Major Global Issues and Challenges – for Week 10 (for Students taking the class for the 2nd time)(the Korean Peninsula – Basic Introductory Reading)

Major Global Issues and Challenges – for Week 10 (for Students taking the class for the 2nd time)(the Korean Peninsula – Homework Sheet

Major Global Issues and Challenges – for Week 9 (for Students taking the class for the 2nd time)(the Korean Peninsula – Class Discussion Sheet

Major Global Issues and Challenges – for Week 11 (Global Poverty – Basic Introductory Reading)

Major Global Issues and Challenges – for Week 11 (Global Poverty – Homework Sheet) [READ ONLY – SUBMISSION NOT REQUIRED]

Major Global Issues and Challenges – for Week 11 (Global Poverty – Class Discussion Questions)

Major Global Issues and Challenges – for Week 10 (for Students taking the class for the 2nd time)(Africa – Key Challenges – Basic Introductory Reading)