POLB90H3 Comparative Development in International Perspective

This course examines the historical and current impact of the international order on the development prospects and politics of less developed countries. Topics include colonial conquest, multi-national investment, the debt crisis and globalization. The course focuses on the effects of these international factors on domestic power structures, the urban and rural poor, and the environment.
Area of Focus: Comparative Politics

Prerequisite: 

Any 4.0 credits

Exclusion: 

POL201Y

Breadth Requirements: 
Social & Behavioural Sciences