Global Networks

A.Y. 2020/2021
6
Max ECTS
40
Overall hours
SSD
SPS/07
Language
English
Learning objectives
Undefined
Expected learning outcomes
Undefined
Course syllabus and organization

Single session

Responsible
Lesson period
Second trimester
Teaching methods and organization will be communicated in January depending on the situation of the pandemic.
Course syllabus
Non-attending students will prepare the exam on the following text:

George Ritzer, Globalization: A Basic Text, John Wiley & Sons, 2011 (EXCEPT the Appendix).

The exam takes place in written form and consists of open-ended questions about the above text.

To communicate with the teacher, please use the mailbox .
Prerequisites for admission
None
Teaching methods
Attending students will be engaged in an active way in the learning experience, trough weekly readings and in-class discussion. In addition, they will have to write a research paper.
Teaching Resources
Encyclopedia of globalization / editors-in-chief, Roland Robertson, Jan Aart Scholte, Routledge, 2007.

The Wiley-Blackwell encyclopedia of globalization / edited by George Ritzer, Wiley-Blackwell, 2012

The Blackwell companion to globalization / edited by George Ritzer, Blackwell, 2007

The Oxford handbook of global studies / edited by Mark Juergensmeyer, Saskia Sassen, Manfred Steger, and Victor Faessel. - New York : Oxford University Press, 2018

Routledge handbook of global citizenship studies / edited by Engin F. Isin and Peter Nyers. - London and New York : Routledge, 2014.
Assessment methods and Criteria
ATTENDING STUDENTS will be engaged in an active way in the learning experience, through weekly readings and in-class discussion. In addition, they will have to write a research paper.
For NON-ATTENDING STUDENTS, the exam takes place in written form and consists of open-ended questions about the texts listed in the Ariel website.
SPS/07 - GENERAL SOCIOLOGY - University credits: 6
Lessons: 40 hours
Professor: Maraffi Marco
Professor(s)