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Fall 2024 - Summer 2025 Graduate Catalog 
Fall 2024 - Summer 2025 Graduate Catalog

POLS 7011 - Theory of International Relations

This seminar will provide an introduction to the theories of international relations. This course will serve as one of your foundational courses on which the rest of the program will be built. It will introduce students to the major theoretical areas including an overview of the role of theory, realism, liberalism, constructivism, the democratic peace, deterrence, cooperation, and domestic sources of international relations.