International Relations

A.Y. 2017/2018
Lesson for
9
Max ECTS
60
Overall hours
SSD
SPS/04
Language
Italian
Learning objectives
Obiettivo del corso è fornire agli studenti le conoscenze e gli strumenti di comprensione necessari a interpretare la politica internazionale e, in particolare, le trasformazioni dell'attuale contesto internazionale. Oltre ai concetti e alle teorie fondamentali della teoria contemporanea delle Relazioni Internazionali, il corso offrirà le competenze e il lessico necessari a ideare e sostenere argomentazioni in modo autonomo su questioni teoriche o di attualità della politica internazionale contemporanea.

Course structure and Syllabus

A-K
Active edition
Yes
Responsible
Unità didattica 1
SPS/04 - POLITICAL SCIENCE - University credits: 3
Lessons: 20 hours
Unità didattica 2
SPS/04 - POLITICAL SCIENCE - University credits: 3
Lessons: 20 hours
Unità didattica 3
SPS/04 - POLITICAL SCIENCE - University credits: 3
Lessons: 20 hours
ATTENDING STUDENTS
Unità didattica 1
Syllabus
The first part will analyse systems theory; the debate between neorealism and neoliberalism, and between rationalist and cognitivist approaches.
Unità didattica 2
Syllabus
The second part will focus on the relationship between international system and international society; the role of ideologies and the difference betweem homogeoneous and heterogeneous international systems; the importance and the transformation of international institutions; the foreign policy analysis.
Unità didattica 3
Syllabus
The third part will focus on the current international system, by addressing such topics as globalization, the changing form of violence and war, the thesis of the "clash of civilizations", and the foreign policy of the main actors, beginning with the United States and Nato.
NON-ATTENDING STUDENTS
Unità didattica 1
Syllabus
The first part will analyse systems theory; the debate between neorealism and neoliberalism, and between rationalist and cognitivist approaches.
Unità didattica 2
Syllabus
The second part will focus on the relationship between international system and international society; the importance and the transformation of international institutions; the impact of complex interdependence; the rise and decline of the modern international system.
Unità didattica 3
Syllabus
The third part will focus on the current international system, by addressing such topics as globalization, the changing form of violence and war, humanitarian interventions.
Lesson period
Second trimester
L-Z
Active edition
Yes
Responsible
Unità didattica 1
SPS/04 - POLITICAL SCIENCE - University credits: 3
Lessons: 20 hours
Professor: Stefanachi Corrado
Unità didattica 2
SPS/04 - POLITICAL SCIENCE - University credits: 3
Lessons: 20 hours
Professor: Stefanachi Corrado
Unità didattica 3
SPS/04 - POLITICAL SCIENCE - University credits: 3
Lessons: 20 hours
Professor: Carati Andrea
Lesson period
Second trimester
Lesson period
Second trimester
Assessment methods
Esame
Assessment result
voto verbalizzato in trentesimi