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Indian Ocean Relations


This course explores critical transnational issues in Indian Ocean affairs, including commerce, labor migration, energy politics, regional security, piracy, terrorism and migration. It also devotes class sessions to inter-state relations in the region, especially Indian relations with Pakistan and China. US policies and interests in the region are also covered.

Satisfies the Social-Scientific Thought distribution requirement.
Satisfies the cultural diversity requirement.
Satisfies a major requirement in Political Science/International Politics.
Satisfies a requirement of the Asian Studies Interdisciplinary Minor.
Satisfies a requirement of the International Studies Interdisciplinary Minor.