SO 475.  GLOBALIZATION

Syllabus

First Exam -- Due Feb. 21
Second Exam -- Due March 30
Third Exam -- Due May 2

How to Keep a Journal

How to cite and list references according to the APA format.
How to cite and list electronic references (APA format).

STUDY GUIDES

THE SORROWS OF EMPIRE, Chapters 4-6.
THE SORROWS OF EMPIRE, Chapters 7-8.
THE SORROWS OF EMPIRE, Chapters 9-10.

WORLD POVERTY, Chapters 1-3
WORLD POVERTY, Chapters 4-7
WORLD POVERTY, Chapters 8-10

Real World Globalization, Chapter 1
                                               Chapter 2
Real World Globalization, Chapter 3
Real World Globalization, Chapter 4
                    Chapter 5
                    Chapter 6
                    Chapter 7
Real World Globalization, Chapter 8

 

LINKS, MOVIE SUMMARIES, & CLASS NOTES

Notes on Hearts and minds

Extensive notes on Burn!

Znet Q&A on WTO, World Bank, IMF and Other Global Institutions
    Znet is a very useful web site.  From this link you can reach thousands of other articles on globalization and other political and economic issues.

Outline of what is wrong with the theory of comparative advantage.

Mark Engler on "The Trouble with CAFTA" [Central American Free Trade Agreement]

Notes on "Trading Democracy" -- concerning NAFTA's infamous Chapter 11

Notes on "Women and Globalization," Bill Moyers' NOW, Sept. 5, 2003

Arundhati Roy, "The New American Century." The Nation, Febr. 9, 2004

 

Critique of Isbister on "False Paths to Development"

Zbigniew Brzezinki on the U.S. role in destabilizing Afghanistan

An analysis of President Bush's new plan to fight global warming, his "answer" to the Kyoto agreement:
http://www.wsws.org/articles/2002/feb2002/warm-f23.shtml