International Organizations and Institutions

LAWL923
3.00 crs.

This course introduces students to the development, functioning and role of international organizations and institutions in global governance related to peace and security, human rights, and the global economy-both within and outside of the United Nations system. Students will also visit with regional integration and cooperation systems in the Americas, Africa, Asia and Europe.

The overarching objective of the course is to stimulate critical and theoretical thinking about the dynamic significance of international organizations and institutions in world politics, as they impact countries and people around the world.