Courses: Sovereignty (POLSH266B01)

Spring 2011

An examination of the concept sovereignty as it figures within international politics and democratic theory. Explores the theoretical and historical origins of the concept as well as contemporary adaptations, challenges and critiques. Topics include the state system and international intervention, democratic authority and globalization, indigenous and food sovereignty, and proposals for post-sovereign forms of polity.

Prerequisites: One 100 level course in POLS or consent.

Fulfills: SO I


Haverford, Hlls 108

Meeting Times

TTh 1:00-2:30