Photo Credits

Header photo (right):
Credit: Laura Lartigue, Courtesy of Photoshare
Caption: The International Foundation for Election Systems (IFES), an USAID-sponsored non-governmental organization is bringing citizens into the political dialogue through a nationwide civil society strengthening program. In this photo, taken in Bokariah village, Guinea, an IFES field agent explains to villagers how their tax money can be used to pay for community projects, like the construction of bridges or schools. Bokariah, Guinea.

Header photo (left):
Credit: © 2007 Sudipto Das, Courtesy of Photoshare
Caption: A farmer and his family members plow the land in a village in West Midnapore, West Bengal, India

Curriculum

The following are suggested courses:

Anthropology

  • Anthro 470: Ecological Anthropology
  • Anthro 940: The Global and the Local: Understanding Contemporary Processes of Social Change
  • Anthro 940: International Humanitarian Engagements

Communication

  • Comm 830: International Development Communication
  • Comm 970: Role of Communication in Development

Economics

  • AAE 462: Latin American Economic Development
  • AAE 473: Agriculture and Econmic Development in Southeast Asia
  • AAE 474: Economic Problems of Developing Areas
  • AAE 477: Agricultural and Economic Development in Africa
  • AAE 730: Economics of Development 1
  • AAE 731: Economics of Development 2
  • EC 877/878: Economic Development Theory, Statistics, and Policy
  • EC 879: Seminar: Economic Development
  • CS 748: Economic Organization of the Household

Education

  • EPS 335: Globalization and Education
  • EPS 675: Education, Health and Sexuality in Global Perspectives
  • EPS 750: African Education: Past, Present, Future
  • EPS 760 Education in Developing Societies: Introduction to International Development Education Policy Practices
  • EPS 780: Workshop on International Development Education Policy
  • Educ 805: Gender Issues in International Education Policy
  • EPS 860: Proseminar: Theory and Method of Comparative Education
  • EPS 962: Seminar in Cross National Studies in Educational Problems
  • C&I/EPS 963: Education Planning and Curriculum in Developing Countries

Geography

  • Geog 319: International Environmental Justice
  • Geog 505: Urban Spatial Patterns and Theories
  • Geog 506: European Urbanization
  • Geog 510: Economic Geography
  • Geog 519: Environment and Human Experience
  • Geog 537: Culture and Environment
  • Geog 675: Cities and Development

Law

  • Law 818: Comparative Law
  • Law 827: International Law
  • Law 871: International Trade Law
  • Law 988: International Environmental Law

Political Science

  • Poli Sci 617: Comparative Legal Institutions
  • Poli Sci 630: Latin American Politics
  • Poli Sci 639: Politics of Southeast Asia
  • Poli Sci 642: Political Power in Contemporary China
  • Poli Sci 651: Politics of South Asia
  • Poli Sci 652: Politics of Development
  • Poli Sci 657: Comparative Political Culture
  • Poli Sci 660: African Politics
  • Poli Sci 661: Advanced Topics in African Politics
  • Poli Sci 742: International Development Planning Theory
  • Poli Sci 853: Comparative Political Institutions
  • Poli Sci 861: Challenges of Democratization
  • Poli Sci 961: Seminar: African Politics
  • Poli Sci 962: Seminar: Latin American Politics
  • Poli Sci 967: Seminar: Asian Politics

Public Affairs

  • LaFollette 850: International Public Policy and Management
  • LaFollette 866: Global Environmental Governance

Sociology

  • C&E Soc 540: Sociology of International Development, Environment, and Sustainability
  • Soc/C&E Soc 573: Community Organizing
  • Soc/C&E Soc 617: Community Development
  • Soc/C&E Soc 630: Sociology of Developing Societies/Third World
  • Soc/C&E Soc 726: Population and Development
  • Soc/C&E 925: Seminar Socio-Economic Change in Underdeveloped Areas
  • Soc/C&E Soc 940: Seminar Sociology of Economic Change

Urban and Regional Planning

  • URPL 590: International Development and Gender
  • URPL 865: Water Resource Institutions and Policies
  • URPL 844: Housing and Public Policy
  • URPL 734: Regional Economy Problem Analysis

Women's Studies

  • WS 420: Women in Cross-Societal Perspective
  • WS 424: Women's International Human Rights
  • WS 440: Feminist Theory: Historical Perspectives
  • WS 441: Contemporary Feminist Theories
  • WS 469: Women and Politics
  • WS 472: Women in Turkish Society
  • WS 477: Feminism and Sociological Theory
  • WS 720: Special Topics in Women & Society
  • WS 900: Research Methods in Women's Studies
  • WS 920: Anthropology of Gender