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POL 2001 The United States in an Age of Globalization
3.0 Hours; 3.0 Credits

This course presents the United States in the context of globalization, and considers the structures and processes integrating the world. The course examines two basic questions: How does the United States affect these structures and processes, and how does the rest of the world shape American politics and society?

Baruch Common Core (for students who entered Baruch prior to Fall 2013): This course satisfies the Tier II Politics and Government requirement.

CUNY Pathways at Baruch (for students who entered Baruch Fall 2013 or later, or who “opt-in” to CUNY Pathways): This course satisfies the “World Cultures and Global Issues” requirement of the Flexible Core.

Prerequisite: ENG 2100 or its equivalent.