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POLS 3402 Lecture Notes - Lecture 19: Cas Mudde, Backsliding, Democratic Consolidation
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Global Nationalist Resurgence Populism 1 Leader centered Is often focused on the charisma of a particular leader (cult of personality) 2 Anti-elitist Attack on elites. Pure vs elites 3 Broad promises Fundamentally redirect...

Political Science
POLS 3402
Jeremy Pressman
POLS 3402 Lecture 16: POLS 3402.001 10.25.18 (1)
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Kadercan 1 Terrorist organization: Jihadist ideology. Uses terrorist attacks. Franchises with other terrorist organizations around the world. Its organizational structure does not fit. It tried to function as a state It wa...

Political Science
POLS 3402
Jeremy Pressman
POLS 3402 Lecture Notes - Lecture 17: Iran Hostage Crisis, Arabian Peninsula, Great Satan
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What is the point of establishing a framework? Helps determine what strategies are to be used. Helps compare it to other events and propose solutions. Iran In 1953, Mossadegh was removed by coup with the help of US. Became...

Political Science
POLS 3402
Jeremy Pressman
POLS 3402 Lecture Notes - Lecture 15: Gulf War, Powell Doctrine, Bush Doctrine
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International Law UDHR (1948) became customary law (meaning that it is generally accepted but not officially ratified) ICCPR (1966 entered into force 1976) Allows a person to explain why they need to seek asylum in the cou...

Political Science
POLS 3402
Jeremy Pressman
POLS 3212 Lecture Notes - Lecture 37: United States Department Of State, Brining
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The Impact of Treaty Ratification Ann Marie Clark (2018) Dependent variable: behavior on torture Independent variables: ratification, level of democracy, criticism (shame and blame). Explores impact of law (ratification of...

Political Science
POLS 3212
Shareen Hertel
POLS 3212 Lecture Notes - Lecture 36: Billard
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UN Universal Periodic Review Background and Aims Created in 2006 as part of reform of UN HR system Engages ALL member states Seeks to avoid double standards and politicization of criticism Extremely carefully scripted rule...

Political Science
POLS 3212
Shareen Hertel
POLS 3212 Lecture Notes - Lecture 30: Psychiatric Medication, Psychological Trauma, United Nations Economic And Social Council
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Childrens Rights: Interdependent Rights Right to non-discrimination Right to protection against violence (CRC, Articles 19 and 20) Rights against arbitrary separation from parents (CRC 7, 9, 21) Right to education (CRC 28-...

Political Science
POLS 3212
Shareen Hertel
POLS 3212 Lecture Notes - Lecture 31: Soft Law, Standard-Definition Television, Individual And Group Rights
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Indigenous Rights The original peoples of countries worldwide; 370 million people in 70 countries. There is no standard definition- working definition proposed through UN debate 1 group descended from original inhabitants ...

Political Science
POLS 3212
Shareen Hertel
POLS 3212 Lecture Notes - Lecture 29: List Of International Labour Organization Conventions, Rome Statute Of The International Criminal Court, Child Prostitution
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Childrens Rights The US has not ratified CRC, but has ratified its two optional protocols. Key Characteristics: (consider discussing this in a short answer) Childrens dependence on others makes them uniquely vulnerable The...

Political Science
POLS 3212
Shareen Hertel
POLS 3212 Lecture 27: POLS 3212.001 11.2.18
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Read for monday for take-home quiz Cultural relativism: the belief that because cultures differ from one another, there can be no universal moral values (Bauer) Cultural relativists would argue: whatever a culture says is ...

Political Science
POLS 3212
Shareen Hertel
POLS 3212 Lecture Notes - Lecture 26: List Of International Labour Organization Conventions, Universal Declaration Of Human Rights, Soft Law
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Labor Rights Labor rights are a subset of economic rights. Referenced in the UDHR and ICESCR Briefly in the ICCPR which includes protections for labor rights Against slavery and forced labor (Article 8) For trade union rig...

Political Science
POLS 3212
Shareen Hertel
POLS 3212 Lecture Notes - Lecture 25: Basic Income, Universal Declaration Of Human Rights, Neoliberalism
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Economic Rights Economic Rights: the right to basic subsistence (food clothing, shelter, potable water, basic medical care, and basic education) the right to work (to nondiscrimination in obtaining work and the right to de...

Political Science
POLS 3212
Shareen Hertel
POLS 1202 Lecture Notes - Lecture 25: Human Capital, Communist Party Of China, Hundred Flowers Campaign
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POLS 1202 Lecture 25 12318 China and the Cultural Revolution Some review Do democracies automatically run better than non-democracies? (Schmitter and Karl) BUT is it possible democracies avoid particularly bad outcomes? Do...

Political Science
POLS 1202
Matthew Singer
POLS 1602 Lecture Notes - Lecture 24: Post Hoc Ergo Propter Hoc, Fourteenth Amendment To The United States Constitution, De Jure
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POLS 1602 Lecture 24 12318 The Judiciary, contd The Media Thinking and arguing about politics 1. Confirmation bias 2. Information avoidance 3. Backfire effect 4. Arguing to values (Willer-Feinberg thesis) 5. Post-hoc falla...

Political Science
POLS 1602
David Yalof
POLS 1602 Lecture Notes - Lecture 23: Brady Handgun Violence Prevention Act, Crass, Patient Protection And Affordable Care Act
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POLS 1602 Lecture 23 11/28/18 Courts: the bottom line Above crass, crude politics? The supreme court, 1789-1900 The modern day supreme court 1997 ...

Political Science
POLS 1602
David Yalof
Permachart - Marketing Reference Guide: Multilateral Treaty, European Economic Community, Statute Of The International Court Of Justice

l e a r n • r e f e r e n c e • r e v i e w permacharts TM International Law APPLICATIONS TREATIES ...

Commerce
COMM 404
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Permachart - Marketing Reference Guide: Liberal Democracy, Illiberal Democracy, Representative Democracy

Political Science2 Political Science3 permacharts TM WHAT IS POL...

Political Science
POLC42H3
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