GRAD > INTDEV > 501
International Development: Theory and History
This course will present an overview of the theoretical and historical background of the major themes, topics, ideas, and issues that drive the activity known as international development. It will encompass views from economists, political scientists, humanitarian and human rights activists, journalists, and from practitioners in the field. Students will read assigned materials, review websites and other online materials, engage in online discussions with their cohort and complete writing assignments.