The course addresses issues relevant to cultural policies and practices in international relations. The module includes: definitions, understandings of culture, its elements in the theories of IR, cultural turn in IR, meaning of the cultural awareness, globalization of culture, cultural imperialism, soft power and cultural diplomacy. The legal aspects are narrowed to the right to culture and human rights dialogue. The course develops better understanding of culture in IR and enables students to critically assess cultural factor in international affairs.
- Teacher: Joanna Dobkowska