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Global Social Justice

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Why Choose
Cedar Crest?
  • Personalized attention
  • Average class size <20
  • Women's leadership opportunities
  • Flexibility to add dual major, minor

Gain a valuable global perspective in an increasingly interconnected world.


E. Allen Richardson, Ph.D.
Professor, Religious Studies
610-437-4471 ext. 3320

Chris Duelfer, M.S.
Assistant Professor, Economics
610-437-4471 ext. 3410

Global Studies Core Courses

GST 100 The Globalizing World - 3 credits

What’s different about the modern world system? How have modern institutions, cultures, and people changed since 1950? This course begins with a brief survey of the history of globalization and how the contemporary world is different from earlier times. The heart of the course is an examination of how the world has become inter-connected, along with an analysis of the agents involved in the process. This course is required for the major.

GST 333 (Capstone) - 3 credits

This course is taken in the senior year as the capstone of the major. Students may do a thesis or special project under the supervision of an advisor from the student’s concentration area. This course is required for the major.