The course will analyze the concept of energy security and the politics of energy policy in todays highly politicized, volatile energy markets. 246 0 obj <>/Filter/FlateDecode/ID[<8D3F49B992CEDD49B31DA0D5CC0A7DCD><1BAD1D18B448A14BA2D39BB09657B093>]/Index[158 181]/Info 157 0 R/Length 150/Prev 39493/Root 159 0 R/Size 339/Type/XRef/W[1 2 1]>>stream How has this history shaped Mexicos current violence? endstream endobj 159 0 obj <. '; 'Why is heritage often a contested past? Drawing on historical examples from around the world, this will examine cross-border flows of people, goods, ideas, and all manner of natural and human-induced challenges. What are the consequences of digitalization on the future of money and finance, jobs, and other economicactivities? What role can public policy play in promoting or inhibiting equitable processes and conditions of social, political and/or economic development? Fewer musicians are commanding a larger piece of the dollars in the music business, and this is also seen in society at large. This course will examine how global governance actors including international organizations, international courts, and nongovernmental organizations shape outcomes at the domestic and international level. Social Science Approaches to International Law, Appel, Ben - School of Global Policy & Strategy. Scott, Jeffrey - School of Global Policy & Strategy. Students will delve into topics concerning some challenges of heritage site management, cultural patrimony, heritage tourism, heritage site related nationalism, the politics of site nominations, preserving heritage in emigrant communities, invented traditions, etc. Throughout, one goal of the course will be to help you familiarize and become informed consumers of state-of-the-art quantitative research in local politics. Founded on major themes in sustainable development, well focus on some core areas - climate change, biodiversity, food/water security, environmental conservation, and pollution control. While well discuss concerns of people in various world areas, the focus will be on food traditions of Asia. The class consists of three parts: (i) basic facts on economic growth, (ii) six decades of Korean economic growth, and (iii) contemporary economic issues in Korea. How do we understand our shared responsibility? We will look closely at the evolution of business models and how musicians are compensated. Art and Politics: The Cultural Policy of Dictatorships of the Twentieth Century. What makes for an ideal political world and society? Do they represent lines of political and legal division separating citizens from foreigners or have boundaries been rendered invisible by the movement of people and trade across borders? Questions well ask include: What explains central differences in national policy trajectories and outcomes? INTL 101 & INTL 102: Lectures and sections are being offered in-person. Section attendance and participation will be required and graded. By the end of the course, you will have a basic understanding of the international legal system, and be familiar with the theoretical and empirical debates on international law. The Rise (and fall?) %%EOF Lee, Munseob - School of Global Policy & Strategy. Under the One-China policy, the United States takes no position on the question of Taiwans sovereignty, but it has a policy of supporting Taiwan as it sees fit. Is it fair? Technology, Music, & Festivals: How the Business is Shaped. These people and their experiences shine light on some of the most momentous, compelling, and fascinating events to have shaped world history from the seventeenth century to the present day. Students seeking enrollment should email isp@ucsd.edu, Culture and Society in International Perspective, Day, Joel - School of Global Policy & Strategy. hbbd``b`9$WHD`,=0[l7>.1bApWAQx8 This course will examine the cultural dimensions and gendered dynamics of the violence, in order to better explain what is happening in Mexico and how the country might find peace. To view previous INTL offerings, course descriptions, and syllabi, please visit INTL Course Offerings Archive. The class will also examine the international influence of music, from several perspectives. Using a comparative approach, the seminary will seek to inventory the public policy and institutional responses, impacts, and outcomes of modern-day populism, identifying whether and how the public interest has been served or hindered. How did different social groups (racial minorities, women, indigenous communities) advocate for fair labor practices? UC San Diego 9500 Gilman Dr. La Jolla, CA 92093 (858) 534-2230, Interdisciplinary Electives & Regional Requirement. This course touches upon prominent themes in global black history, or the history of the African diaspora, through the study of impactful black figures. What mechanisms have been used to build in their inclusion? The Peoples Republic of China considers Taiwan to be a renegade province of China and has threatened to use military force to prevent Taiwan from becoming formally independent. 0 The first part of the course will focus on U.S. Municipal government and study their impact on the day-to-day of citizens. '; How are cultural tastes for authentic home-cooked food satisfied in Asian diaspora communities? International refugee policy determines the fate of more than 25 million displaced people and how the global community treats some of our most vulnerable members. The course will provide an introduction to the basic elements of the global energy industry followed by a survey of the functioning of the global energy markets and investments. Primarily focused on the history of the book trade in England and the United States, the course will facilitate independent projects on print culture across time periods and national boundaries. Food Security: Challenges and Risks for Twenty-First Century Asia. Examination of the domestic and international sources of economic and political change. As Google, Amazon and Facebook command more and more of our time, their influence quietly pervades nearly every aspect of society. What are dominant obstacles that might prevent development and implementation of more effective and equitable policies? While global in orientation, each public policy challenge will contextualize the topic locally by exploring challenges within San Diego governing institutions, including City and County structures, MTS, SANDAG, Port, Airport, Housing Commission, and public safety institutions. In recent years, the passage and implementation of pro LGBTQ (Lesbian, Gay, Bi-sexual, Transgender and Queer and/or Questioning) legislation (e.g., legalization, anti-discrimination, hate crimes legislation, marriage equality, adoption rights, military service, gender equality protections, etc.) Policy puzzles will include housing, homelessness, transit, public safety, culture and tourism, among others.

The course will also analyze the waves of Vietnamese immigration to the United States, from the Fall of Saigon evacuees to the boat people to the Amerasians to the Comprehensive Plan of Action for bona fide refugees, while providing insights into international, national, and local responses to and coordination of mass migrations caused by political upheaval. In this advance research seminar, students will learn different aspects of the writing and research process and will produce an independent research project on a related topic of their choosing. Ravanilla, Nico - School of Global Policy & Strategy. Please note that successful completion of both INTL 101 and INTL 102 is a required prerequisite for INTL 190. After establishing an understanding of these evolving issues, we will review the provisions generally encountered in negotiating a deal involving emerging technology and traditional entertainment media. All rights reserved. Songs glorifying death and killing. UC San Diego 9500 Gilman Dr. La Jolla, CA 92093 (858) 534-2230, Interdisciplinary Electives & Regional Requirement. How can geopolitics and tensions between the world's superpowers impact the economy of countries around the world? This course will introduce students to Global Cities international political sociology literature and the public policy challenges that arise in 21st Century cities. Appel, Ben -School of Global Policy & Strategy. We will examine the role of rock and roll and its soft power in playing a seminal role in the collapse of the Iron Curtain. Some of the questions well ask include, 'How has food insecurity influenced geopolitical conflict? Members of this seminar will explore the cultural and political effects of the advent of print, with attention to the relationship between class, gender, race, and literacy. See INTL Enrollment Information for more details about enrollment process. The content and the perspectives of this course require an ongoing dialogue that should allow us to reflect critically and analytically about our existence as language users, social beings, and how these themes shape our linguistic practices. This course discusses the global mega trends and their impacts on the economy. Well discuss heritage concerns of people in various world areas, but with a focus on societies in Asia and the Americas. %PDF-1.6 % We will examine how technology often shapes the art. To view previous INTL offerings, course descriptions, and syllabi, please visit INTL Course Offerings Archive. All INTL courses must be taken at UCSD. This course will examine the issues that permeate the current technology and media landscape. How can we think about policies to move toward a more peaceful region? of Populism in Western Democracies. How may we conceptualize borders that serve both as lines of division and points of exchange? Students will come away with tools of comparative analysis and political economy they need to understand more broadly why some nations fail and others succeed, using Southeast Asia and its nations as case studies. Students should not enroll in an INTL course that conflicts with another course. What is a reading public, and who is the common reader? What do inter-state boundaries signify in twenty-first-century international politics? Through an examination of the historical trajectory of 4 countries throughout the hemisphere, students will have a greater understanding of the role of laborers in Latin American politics, society and culture. Will the New York Times and bookstores go the way of buggy whips? Carreri, Maria -School of Global Policy & Strategy. What were the social, economic and political factors that enabled the development of Labor movements in Latin America? The course will review puzzles and challenges in each policy domain and in comparative juxtaposition with policies and peer institutions in global cities such as Barcelona, Rio, Manchester, Vancouver, Tel Aviv, and other jurisdictions. This course is designed to deepen your knowledge of key issues in heritage studies as an emerging field of significance in international studies. Some of the questions well ask include, 'How have armed conflict and war impacted major heritage sites? The themes will revolve around the search for energy security through cooperation or competition, the complex interaction between the economics and politics of energy markets, and the challenges of sustainable energy development. '; 'Can damaged heritage sites rebuild after climate change related disasters? This class will examine the massive changes that technology has had on the entertainment world, with a focus on the music business. Comparative Public Policy: Origins, Processes, Impacts. How did these narratives lead to mass persecutions? All INTL courses must be taken for a letter grade C- or better. What are the impacts of climate change on consumers and businesses, and how do we mitigate and adapt to the change? Studentswill delve into weekly topics concerning some challenges of food culture in Asia with attention to topics such as food security, food markets, restaurant and commercial foods, foods among diaspora communities, the origins of key crops, the future of genetically modified foods, trends in health foods, and problems of malnutrition. Does creative destruction by digital technology always benefit society? Violence, Gender, and Culture in Mexico's Drug War. The content and the perspectives of this course require an ongoing dialogue that should allow us to reflect critically and analytically about our existence as language users, social beings, and how these themes shape our linguistic practices.We will address what makes language policy distinct in terms of its effects on language use and maintenance and the benefits or detriments that a policy may have on a given community of speakers/signers. What arguments have been made for womens inclusion in political representation? The production of the book is simultaneously intimate and political, reshaping the bodies of the book itself, the printer, and the reader. This course is designed to deepen your knowledge of key issues in sustainable environmental policies and practices from a comparative perspective using different social scales ranging from small-scale and often endangered societies to large-scale post-industrial state societies. The basic fundamentals of copyright and contract law will be introduced to ensure a foundation for the exploration of new technology business development and contract formation. Escape from the Killing Fields: Pol Pot, the Khmer Rouge and Cambodian Immigration to the US. Transnational challenges dealing with the environment, drugs, human migration, and terrorism do not stop at borders. As we are all users of at least one language, our personal linguistic and cultural background(s), and language ideologies are fundamental to this course. Topics covered will include issues related to voting, political selection at the local level, race and poverty, housing policy, criminal justice, the relationship between local and national governments, local politics in developing countries, corruption, and service delivery. Inequality: Impact, Mechanisms, and Strategies. This course provides an overview of the legal principles related to international law from a social scientific perspective. Can these obstacles be overcome in specific case studies? Em H0Ga"T@9 BuPQ SB' Pc`%2y2 A@ If so, what should those responsibilities be and how should they be implemented? As the 2017 Paris Climate Agreement made clear, some nations around the world are preparing to meet the challenges of a carbon-neutral future. The course will provide the tools and other resources to engage in comparative research on several policy areas or countries of your choosing. We will look first at the origin and original purpose of computers and the internet. International Studies Honors Program (4 units). The topics for INTL 190 vary depending on each professor. Some of the questions well ask include, How are race and racism different from caste and casteism?, and What does it take to have basic health and food security for all?, and Why does Bhutan measure its domestic economy using Gross National Happiness (GNH) rather than Gross Domestic Product (GDP)? Many subjects are available for students to pursue in their term papers and you will have a chance to share some of your interests with others during the quarter. One section will be taught remotely as indicated on the Schedule of Classes. As we are all users of at least one language, our personal linguistic and cultural background(s), and language ideologies are fundamental to this course. Copyright 2022 Regents of the University of California. This course will examine the issues that permeate the current technology and media landscape. Our geographic scope will be vast, covering Ghana, South Africa, Congo, Nigeria, Haiti, Brazil, England, Jamaica, and many cases from the United States. Pursuit of Morality Amid Democratization: Politics of the Philippines. We will examine the impact of these actors across several issue areas including but not limited to international crises, peacekeeping missions, human rights, arms trade, and so forth. We will then examine substantive topics, including, but not limited to international trade, human rights, laws of war, and so forth. The course is organized into two sections. We will be exploring these case studies in a comparative context through themes such as the contradictions between domestic and foreign policy, popular culture versus high art, and the differences between right-wing and left-wing cultural policy. The topics of analysis will include the struggle against European colonialism and apartheid in Africa, activism carried out by athletes and musicians, and international campaigns against racial violence in the United States, among others. The course is organized around several interrelated themes: (i) linguistic diversity and language death, (ii) colonialism and imperialism, (iii) national language planning & communicative spaces, (iv) language policies in work, education, & home, (v) language policy & migration, and (vi) language reclamation and global national movements. That will require analysis of relatively recent phenomena such as EDM, merchandise and the music festival. In this course we will examine the ways in which womens representation has been achieved in a variety of political systems. Five of the six wealthiest Americans (Bill Gates, Mark Zuckerberg, Larry Ellison, Michael Bloomberg and Jeff Bezos, whose combined wealth equals nearly half of the worlds population) made their fortunes because of digital technology. Particular attention is paid to the definition, representation, and the negotiation of social and cultural boundaries over time. Students should plan on writing a research paper on a central issue involving a significant Asian cuisines history, politics, and future trends. Economics, Politics, and International Change (4 units), INTL 190.

This seminar is designed to deepen your knowledge of key public policy areas in advanced industrialized democracies in the 21st century as well as explore how, and why, these policies differentially impact the social, economic, and political standing of their citizens. How does radical socialism intend to punish or scare straight the self-interested actor who has been corrupted by capitalism and Western imperialism? Political Economy of Global Energy and the Environment. UC San Diego 9500 Gilman Dr. La Jolla, CA 92093 (858) 534-2230 Escape from the Killing Fields: Pol Pot, the Khmer Rouge and the Cambodian Immigration to the U.S. Seeking Refuge from Utopia: Communism, Nationalism, and Early Vietnamese Immigration to the United States. This course presents an overview of language policy from a global perspective and explores the social and political issues that surround these policies for language users. has evolved from a being a relatively rare event restricted to a handful of advanced industrial democracies to a much more common and visible occurrence across widely different societies. While investigating these questions, you will also construct your own research paper, on a related topic of your choosing. INTL 101. This course will analyze the impact of social class, language, education, and the factors that have facilitated or impeded democratization, good governance, and economic modernization. Particular emphasis will be placed on the oil industry due to its pivotal role in global energy use, pricing, and geopolitics. Histories of Print: Books, Literacy, and Inequality. Why are some public policies more effective in addressing key indicators of human development than others? Do the developed nations and people that are most responsible for climate change have an ethical obligation to address climate disruption on behalf of those less fortunate? We will analyze historical texts, as well as the cultural production of Haiti and the Haitian diaspora to contextualize current events in Haiti and the increasing migration of Haitians to Latin America. Since 2006, there have been more than 375,000 murders in Mexico, and more than 75,000 people have gone missing. As a class, we will learn about the different types of actors, what type of work they engage in, and their effectiveness in promoting peace and security. This course will investigate the moral struggles of achieving democracy, maintaining political stability, mitigating social inequality, and presidential leadership and management. This course is designed to deepen your knowledge of key issues infood studies as an emerging field of significance in international studies. What regional and national differences do we see in womens representation? In this course, we research the historical context, legal issues, and current policies impacting refugees around the world. Economic and social inequality continues to grow and has become even more pronounced during the COVID-19 crisis. We will also focus on challenges to the current international order such as democratic erosion and the backlash to globalization. It is at the intersection of these industries that some of the most intriguing developments and hence the most innovative deals are being made. Was this invention revolutionary? '; What are the costs and benefits of producing genetically modified crops?. You will become familiar with some of the core topics covered in this world area, such as caste and class systems, Ayurvedic and Unani medicine, and local religious traditions plus discuss emerging issues in economics, agriculture, and healthcare. UC San Diego 9500 Gilman Dr. La Jolla, CA 92093 (858) 534-2230 Pink AK-47s and women drug lords. Much has been written on the rise of populism in Western democracies and around the world. 158 0 obj <> endobj Together, we will explore those figures less often associated with the printed book, such as the earliest female subjects and audiences of the text, the artists responsible for the decoration and binding of books, and the men and women whose status within the transatlantic slave trade rendered them unlikely owners of the book. This course will teach the history and the politics of the Taiwan Question, focusing on how the governments of the United States, the PRC, and Taiwan have defined their positions in this dispute. But how have policy makers and governments responded to this rise of populism. Economics, Politics, and International Change, Walter, Barbara - School of Global Policy & Strategy. Students should plan on writing a research paper which addresses one community's problem and elaborate on potential solutions. Some of the questions well ask include, Should environmental policies be founded on the needs of primarily humans or the needs of all living beings?; How can large-scale political states operate within their ecological footprint?; What lessons can political state leaders learn about sustainable use of natural resources from small-scale societies? Students should plan on writing a research paper which addresses one community's environmental problem involving the use of natural resources and elaborate on potential sustainable solutions. The themes we will discuss revolve around us, our co-existence as language users, and how our beliefs shape language practices and policies. This seminar examines the various cultural policies enacted by several dictatorial regimes around the globe during the twentieth century with respect to the creation and cultivation of propaganda, censorship of media and the arts, and cultural diplomacy. Drawing on historical examples from around the world, this will examine cross-border flows of people, goods, ideas, and all manner of natural and human-induced challenges. Towards this end, this seminar will adopt a comparative approach which will draw on not only from the US LGBTQ movement, but also on the formation and success of LGBTQ movements in other political systems. All of them, however, had some degree of international influence. You will explore how governmental policies affect citizens as they experience climate change and food security. Should we care? As a means to reveal the ongoing challenges in this landscape, we will examine three industries that have undergone tectonic changes over the last few decades: video, music and computer. Why should aging society and generation gaps be of important concern? No prior knowledge of international law is assumed or necessary to be successful in this class. But how have policy makers and governments responded to this rise of populism. The purpose of this course is to explore the Philippine Political System as it has gone through a transformation since the mid-1980s, after the People Power Revolution and the subsequent downfall of the Ferdinand Marcos regime.
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