Units of Study

GOVT3988 - Globalisation, Governance and the State

Semester 1, 2014  |  Credit Points: 6

Coordinator: John Joseph Mikler
Phone: +61 2 9036 9145
Email: john.mikler@sydney.edu.au

Description

Globalisation is posited as a process of deep change to the international order, one that restructures the role of the state (internally and externally), and has implications for a wide range of actors (international institutions, corporations, interest groups and individuals). One argument is that this erodes the capacity of national, and sub-national governments to manage economic and social change. In response to these concerns, this unit will appraise the debates about the impact of globalisation and state power erosion.

Assessments

1hr mid-semester exam (20%) and 2500wd essay (45%) and 1hr final exam (35%)

Classes

1x2-hr lecture/week, 1x1-hr tutorial/week

Prerequisites

12 Senior credit points in Government and International Relations

Prohibitions

GOVT2440

 Monday

  10am 11am 12pm 1pm 2pm 3pm 4pm 5pm

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