CLASS NOTES

Intro Complex Systems
Topic 1 The Rise of the Modern Capitalist World System
Topic 2 Revolutions in Religion, Science, Technology, Economy and Polity
Topic 3 The Enlightenment, Industrialization (Industrial Capitalism), and a New Political Economy
Topic 4 The Long 19th Century:  Imperialism and Consolidation of the Modern Capitalist World System
Topic 5 From Three World to "One-and-One-Half" World
Topic 6 Globalization, Global Cultures, and Global Economy
Topic 7 Backlash to Globalization:  "The Clash of Civilizations," Intra-Civilization Conflicts, and Democracy-Building
Topic 8 Emerging Markets in the Global Economy and Instability
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