Global Issues and Perspectives

Here is an expanded list of recommended courses that fulfill the requirements of this Multi-Disciplinary Concentration. This list includes all courses previously recommended in this concentration and a lot more. Letters next to the course number refer to courses that also satisfy a university DEC requirement. Freshmen starting in Fall 2014 will follow the new general education format known as SBC (Stony Brook Curriculum). See the undergraduate bulletin for courses that satisfy the SBC requirement.

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AAS 201-J Intro to Civilization of the Indian Subcontinent
AAS 216-J Introduction of Japanese Studies
AAS 250-K Language and Culture of Asian Americans (also as LIN 250-K)
AAS 280-J Islam (also as RLS 280-J)
AAS 372-J Family, Marriage, Kinship – China (also as ANT 372-J)
AFH 339-G Arts of the African Diaspora (also as ARH 329-G)
AFH 390-G Issues in Africana Studies (Individual Topics need approval)
AFS 221-J Modern African History (also as HIS 221-J)
AFS 240-J Issues in Caribbean Society
AFS 319 -F The Politics of Race
AFS 337-J Politics of Africa (also as POL 337-J)
AFS 346-J Political and Social History of Africa (also as HIS 346-J)
AFS 350​-J Black Women and Social Change A Cross-Cultural Perspective (also as WST 350 ​- J)
AFS 365-J Introduction to African Society (also as SOC 365-J)
AFS 375-F Slavery
AMR 101-F Local and Global National Boundaries, World Systems
ANT 250-J African Peoples and Cultures
ANT 372-J Family, Marriage, Kinship – China (also as AAS 372-J)
ARH 329-G Arts of the African Diaspora (also as AFH 339-G)
ATM 237-H World Climate and Atmosphere (also as PHY 237-H)
EST 330-H Natural Disasters Societal Impacts
EUR 101-G Foundations of European Culture
GEO 101​-E Environmental Geology
GEO 311-H Geoscience & Global Concerns
HIS 102-F Modern European History 1789-1945
HIS 214-J Modern Latin America (also as POL 214-J)
HIS 221-J Modern African History (also as AFS 221-J)
HIS 227-J Islamic Civilization
HIS 281-H Global History & Geography
HIS 341-J 20th Century China
HIS 346​-J Political and Social History of Africa (also as AFS 346-J)
HIS 353​-J Postwar Japan
HIS 378-F War and the Military (also as SOC 378-F)
HIS 393​-I Topics in Modern European History (Individual Topics need approval)
HIS 397-K4 U.S. Immigration & Ethnicity
HUF 219-I Modern France
HUI 239-I Modern Italy
HUI 336-K Italian Americans and Ethnic Relations
HUI 338​-K Images of Italian Americans in Film
HUR 249​-I Russia Today
HUS 254-J Latin America Today
HUS 255-I Modern Spain
LIN 250-K Language and Culture of Asian Americans (also as AAS 250-K)
PHY 237-H World Climate and Atmosphere (also as ATM 237-H)
POL 101-F World Politics
POL 103-F Intro to Comparative Politics
POL 214​-J Modern Latin America (also as HIS 214-J)
POL 309-I Politics in the European Union
POL 310​-F Immigration and Refugee Politics
POL 311 Introduction to International Law
POL 313-F Problems / International Relations
POL 336-F U.S. Foreign Policy
POL 337-J Politics of Africa (also as AFS 337-J)
POL 338-J Contemporary India History, Politics, Diplomacy (also as AAS 338-J)
POL 350-I Contemporary European Political Theory
POL 374-F Global Issues in the United Nations (also as SOC 374-F)
RLS 280-J Islam (also as AAS 280-J)
SOC 105-F Intro to Sociology
SOC 248-F Social Problems in Global Perspectives
SOC 348-F Global Sociology
SOC 364-J Sociology of Latin America
SOC 365-J Intro to African Society (also as AFS 365-J)
SOC 374-F Global Issues in the UN (also as POL 374-F)
SOC 378-F War and the Military (also as HIS 378-F)
SOC 386-J State and Society in the Middle East
WST 301​-K Histories of Feminism
WST 350​-J Black Women and Social Change A Cross-Cultural Perspective (also as AFS 350 ​- J)