Course: Political Geography of International Public Goods

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Course title Political Geography of International Public Goods
Course code KAP/MVSD
Organizational form of instruction Lecture + Seminar
Level of course not specified
Year of study not specified
Semester Winter and summer
Number of ECTS credits 5
Language of instruction Czech
Status of course unspecified
Form of instruction Face-to-face
Work placements This is not an internship
Recommended optional programme components None
  • Romancov Michael, PhDr. Ph.D.
  • Cabada Ladislav, Doc. PhDr. Ph.D.
Course content
Requirements and reading lists will be published by the guaranteeing department.

Learning activities and teaching methods
Collaborative instruction, One-to-One tutorial, Group discussion, Skills demonstration, Self-study of literature
  • Individual project (40) - 35 hours per semester
  • Preparation for comprehensive test (10-40) - 40 hours per semester
  • Preparation for an examination (30-60) - 60 hours per semester
professional knowledge
No particular prerequisites specified.
learning outcomes
After passing the course, students will have comlex knowledge of international public goods. They will be able to differentiate among various types of these goods and to assess their significance in the present-day world. Students will be able to place the importance of public goods within geographical context and to apply theoretical knowledge ti the contemporary distribution of public goods. Candidates are able to write scientific texts on the topic and to present their research.
teaching methods
Skills demonstration
Collaborative instruction
Group discussion
Self-study of literature
One-to-One tutorial
assessment methods
Oral exam
Seminar work
Recommended literature
  • Dolmann, E. Astropolitcs.. Frank Cass, 1999.
  • Glassner, M. I. Neptune´s Domani. A Political Geography of the Sea. Unwin Hyman, 1990.
  • Glassner, M. I. Political Geography. John Wiley and Sons, 1997.
  • Gray, Colin S.; Sloan, Geoffrey. Geopolitics, geography and strategy. London : Frank Cass, 1999. ISBN 0-7146-8053-2.
  • Keating, M. The New Regionalism in Western Europe. Edward Elgar, 1998.
  • Malenovský, Jiří. Mezinárodní právo veřejné : jeho obecná část a poměr k vnitrostátnímu právu, zvlášt k právu českému. 4., opr. a dopl. vyd. Brno : Masarykova univerzita, 2004. ISBN 80-210-3375-4.
  • Ondřej, Jan. Právní režimy mezinárodních prostorů. Dobrá Voda : Aleš Čeněk, 2004. ISBN 80-86473-69-4.
  • Potočný, Miroslav; Ondřej, Jan. Mezinárodní právo veřejné : zvláštní část. 5., dopln. a rozš. vyd. Praha : C.H.Beck, 2006. ISBN 80-7179-536-4.

Study plans that include the course
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