|Business and Social Sciences Division|
|POLI 9||POLITICAL ECONOMY||Summer 2015|
|4 hours lecture.||4 Units|
|Total Quarter Learning Hours: 48 (Total of All Lecture, Lecture/Lab, and Lab hours X 12)|
|Lecture Hours: 4||Lab Hours:||Lecture/Lab:|
|Note: If Lab hours are specified, see item 10. Lab Content below.|
|Course Status: Active||Grading: Letter Grade with P/NP option|
|Degree Status: Applicable||Credit Status: Credit|
|Degree or Certificate Requirement: AA Degree, Foothill GE|
|GE Status: Social & Behavioral Sciences|
|Articulation Office Information -|
|Transferability: Both||Validation: 1/27/11; 4-17-14|
|Cross Listed as:||ECON 9|
|Related ID:||ECON 9H, POLI 9H|
|1. Description -|
|Analysis of the contending theoretical formulations of International Political Economy (IPE) emphasizing the interconnection between economics and politics in the broad context of a global economy and the formulation of national public policy. Economic and political policy issues of current national and international significance are emphasized.|
|Advisory: Demonstrated proficiency in English by placement as determined by score on the English placement test OR through an equivalent placement process OR completion of ESLL 25 & ESLL 249; not open to students with credit in ECON 9, 9H or POLI 9H.|
|2. Course Objectives -|
|The student will be able to: |
|3. Special Facilities and/or Equipment -|
|When taught as an online distance learning section, students and faculty need ongoing and continuous Internet and Email access. |
|4. Course Content (Body of knowledge) -|
|5. Repeatability - Moved to header area.|
|6. Methods of Evaluation -|
|7. Representative Text(s) -|
|Benn, Dennis & Hall, Kenneth (eds) Globalization A Calculus of Inequality: Perspectives from the South, Ian Randle Publishers, Jamaica 2000 |
Cohn, Theodore H. Global Political Economy: Theory and Practice. 4th ed. New York: Pearson Longman, 2008.
Goddard, C. Roe, Patrick Gronin, and Kishore C. Dash. International Political Economy: State-Market Relations in a Changing Global Order. Lynne Rienner, 2005.
McWilliams, Wayne C. and Piotrowski, Harry. The World Since 1945. 8th ed. Lynne Rienner, 2013.
Ravenhill,John Global Political Economy, 4th ed. Oxford University Press,New York, 2011.
Seligson, Mitchell A and Passe-Smith, John T. Development and Underdevelopment: The Political Economy of Global Inequality. 5th ed. Lynn Rienner, 2014.
Wallerstein, Immanuel The Modern-World System I: Capitalist Agriculture and the Origins of the European World-Economy in the 16th Century, Academic Press, New York, 1974.
Wallerstein, Immanuel The Modern-World System III: The Second Era of Expansion of the Capitalist World Economy, 1730-1840s, Academic Press 1974.
Fusfeld,Daniel, The Age of the Economist, Addison-Wesley Publishing, 9th Edition, 2004.
NOTE: Although some of these texts are older than the suggested "5 years or newer" standard,they still remain seminal pieces of scholarship (texts) in this area of study.
|8. Disciplines -|
|Political Science or Economics |
|9. Method of Instruction -|
|10. Lab Content -|
|Not applicable. |
|11. Honors Description - No longer used. Integrated into main description section.|
|12. Types and/or Examples of Required Reading, Writing and Outside of Class Assignments -|
|13. Need/Justification -|
|This course is a restricted support course for the AA degree in Political Science. It also satisfies the Foothill GE requirement in Area IV, Social and Behavioral Sciences. |
|Last updated:||2015-03-16 12:49:35|