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History of International Relations - I

Objectives:
The course deals with the study of important events in International Relations and provides a survey on different empirical perspectives of International Relations. The main objective is to integrate theory and
policy in the context of specific historical cases in international politics.

Contents:
1. Origin and development of International Relations;
2. International Relations between the two world wars;
3. Origin and causes of World Wars l and ll;
4. Developments in International Politics in the Post-World War -ll era;
5. Origin and causes of the Cold War;
6. End of Cold War and its implications;
7. Collapse of the Soviet Union and the New World Order;
8. Characteristics of the International Politics after 9/11.
9. Contemporary issues in International Relations:
a). Terrorism;
b). Religion and Politics;
c). Globalization;
d). Nuclear Proliferation.

Credit hours/ Marks:- 04 Cr. Hrs.

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