JPA331H1: Rise of China as a Global Power



This course will take students through important domestic institutions and events in China that shape its current political landscape. Students will be prompted to think about the implications of domestic political factors for China’s rise as a global power. The course examines major China’s adventurism abroad, such as the Belt-and-Road Initiative, and what increasing footprints of Chinese state and private firms overseas mean for international politics.

(Given by the Department of Political Science and the Contemporary Asian Studies Program)

2.0 credits in POL/ JPA/ JPF/ JPI/ JPR/ JPS/ JRA courses, or 1.0 CAS credit
Social Science
Society and its Institutions (3)