1. Read Chapter 2 in your text “IR Theories”
2. Review the Power Points, “Perspectives in International Relations” amd “Levels of Analysis”
3. Visit the following website for additional information on Perspectives in International Relations::
- “The IR Theory Knowledge Base”: http://www.irtheory.com/know.htm
4. Determine your “perspective” and how it impacts your view of the world. What levels of analysis are most important to your world view? Read through your classmate’s descriptions and post your thoughts or comments to at least two responses. Your posts and comments should be substantive. You should post by Wednesday of week one to allow your classmates time to post responses.
5. Introduce yourself to the class by sharing whatever information you desire.
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