There are both required and optional readings listed below. Test questions are drawn exclusively from required readings. Required readings include the course text book and articles drawn from scholarly journals and contemporary print and electronic sources. The class schedule specifies the date the reading assignment is due.
Global Issues: Politics, Economics, and Culture, 2nd ed. Richard J. Payne. City, St.: Pearson, 2009).
Introducing Global Issues, 4th ed. Michael T. Snarr and D. Neil Snarr, eds. Boulder, Colo: Lynne Rienner, 2008.
The New York Times
The Wall Street Journal
The Washington Post
Berkeley Electronic Press