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POLI 244 Lecture Notes - Lecture 24: Water Scarcity, Neoconservatism, Masculinity
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POLI244 Lecture 24 The Final Lecture nd Final Exam (Dec 22, 9am12pm) Your choice of 2 (out of several) essay questions Incorporate theoretical arguments and case studies Cumulative but weighted towards material from after ...

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POLI 244
Daniel Douek
POLI 244 Lecture Notes - Lecture 23: Empress Dowager Cixi, Power Transition Theory, Boxer Rebellion
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POLI244 Lecture 23 Chinas Rise Power Transition Theory Holds that global powers rise and fall over the course of history New superpowers replace old ones Is the US destined to decline? China Encounters Colonizing West Opiu...

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POLI 244 Lecture Notes - Lecture 22: Rationality, Mobutu Sese Seko
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POLI244 Lecture 22 IR and the Global South Applicability and Relevance SIDE NOTE: Research Essay Submission Due at the beginning of Mondays class TAs will be there to collect: some near upstairs entrance, some near downsta...

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POLI 244 Lecture Notes - Lecture 20: De Jure, Capital Accumulation
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POLI244 Lecture 20 Marxism, Hierarchy, and IR Karl Marx (18181883) Gave rise to Marxism What he wrote about focused on domestic political processes within countries and less on IR theories Still remains relevant and intere...

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POLI 244 Lecture Notes - Lecture 21: Empiricism, Systems Analysis, Rationality
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POLI244 Lecture 21 Feminist Critiques of IR Feminist Critiques of Militarization and Rationality Rationalism and positivism inherently claim to be able to tell the one true story, giving a falsely universalizing perspectiv...

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Daniel Douek
POLI 244 Lecture Notes - Lecture 19: Boko Haram, September 11 Attacks, Paris Gun
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POLI244 Lecture 19 Terrorism and NonLight Actors The Clash of Civilizations Come True? Terrorism Largely subjective term one mans terrorist is another mans freedom fighter Some objectives characteristics: Using spectacular...

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POLI 244 Lecture Notes - Lecture 18: Role Of Christianity In Civilization, Teleology, Invisible Hand
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POLI244 Lecture 18 The End of History and The Clash of Civilizations Envisioning the Configurations of Power and the Future of Humanity Clash of Civilizations Predictions intensified conflict between different civilization...

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Daniel Douek
POLI 244 Lecture Notes - Lecture 17: Intersubjectivity, Security Dilemma
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POL244 Lecture 17 Constructivism Part 2 Intersubjectivity and Anarchy States behaviour as social interaction Anarchy is an interactive process between two subjects: intersubjectivity Example: States can act defensively, p...

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Daniel Douek
POLI 244 Lecture Notes - Lecture 16: Limited Voting, International Relations, Security Dilemma
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POLI244 Lecture 16 Constructivism Human Consciousness, Social Life, and State Behaviour Ideational Factors Human interaction is shaped by ideational factors, not just material ones These ideational factors become concretiz...

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POLI 244 Lecture Notes - Lecture 15: Behavioural Sciences, Six-Day War
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POLI244 Lecture 15 CognitiveBehavioural Approach Can Insights from Psychology be Applied to Political Science? Behavioural Cognitive Theory Behavioural sciences boom in the 1950s and 1960s Political scientists sought to bu...

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POLI 244 Lecture Notes - Lecture 14: Game Theory, Rational Agent, Collective Action
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POLI244 Lecture 14 Rational Choice Theory Gaming International Relations Origins of Rational Choice An economic model Modeling human behaviour Assumes that a group (team, company, or state) acts the same way it does based ...

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Daniel Douek
POLI 244 Lecture Notes - Lecture 13: Umber, Vilfredo Pareto, Security Dilemma
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POLI244 Lecture 13 Institutionalism Are States Cooperative or Competitive? International Regimes Some realists began to think that even within the context of globalsystem anarchy, cooperation was possible International org...

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POLI 244 Lecture Notes - Lecture 12: Thomas Friedman, Economic Democracy, The Lexus And The Olive Tree
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POLI244 Lecture 12 The Democratic Peace Theorem Proponents and Critics Democratic Peace Data shows that democracies are just as likely as nondemocracies to go to war BUT, democracies are far less likely to fight each other...

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POLI 244 Lecture 11: Two-Level Games
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POLI 244 Lecture 11 TwoLevel Games International negotiations and Domestic Politics TwoLevel Games There are two forces shaping outcomes simultaneously in international negotiations 1.Interplay between the different states...

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Daniel Douek
POLI 244 Lecture Notes - Lecture 5: Sharpening, Security Dilemma, Military Technology
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POLI244 Lecture 5 International Relations Theory and WWI Alliances and Multipolarity IR Theory and WWI (19141918) WWI was a war nobody wanted Because of alliance patterns, all of Europe got pulled in By far the bloodies...

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Daniel Douek
Permachart - Marketing Reference Guide: Multilateral Treaty, European Economic Community, Statute Of The International Court Of Justice

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Permachart - Marketing Reference Guide: Liberal Democracy, Illiberal Democracy, Representative Democracy

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