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Emerging Powers in the Global South

Master's level | 15 credits | Course code: GS2234

The course is not given as a stand-alone course this academic year, but can be included in the program/course package. For information contact the department.

About the Course

This course examines the emerging powers Brazil, India, China, and South Africa, which with Russia make up the so-called BRICS. You learn about how these increasingly powerful countries have emerged within the regions that surround them; their social, cultural, economic and political characteristics as well as their positioning within this group and towards the world at large. The course also discusses the possible changes for the world order with the rise of these and other countries in the Global South.

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Tuition Fee

Please contact the department.
EU/EEA citizens, Swedish residence permit holders and exchange students do not pay fees. More information on: http://www.universityadmissions.se

Study Guidance

studentcounselling@globalstudies.gu.se. Telephone hours: Tuesdays 14.00-16.00, Thursdays 10.00-12.00. Phone number: +46-(0)31-786 1399.


School of Global Studies
Box 700
40530 Göteborg
Visiting address: Konstepidemins väg 2

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