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MCGILLPOLI 243Mark BrawleyWinter

Andrew Moravcsik, Taking Preferences Seriously - A Liberal Theory of International Relations.docx

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7 Mar 2012
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Taking preferences seriously: a liberal theory of international relations (first. Thesis: this article codifies this basic liberal insight in the form
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MCGILLPOLI 211Fillippo SabettiFall

POLI 211 Berman - Civil Society Summary Notes

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13 Dec 2011
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Thesis: robust civil society actually contributed to the demise of the weimar democracy, contrary to neo-tocquevillists, due to structural weaknesses w
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MCGILLPOLI 354Mark BrawleyFall

The Demand for International Regimes - Robert Keohane

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7 Mar 2012
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We study international regimes because we are interested in understanding order in world politics. The theory of hegemonic stability is that the concen
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MCGILLPOLI 243Mark BrawleyWinter

CONCEPTUAL MODELS AND THE CUBAN MISSILE CRISIS Graham Allison

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7 Mar 2012
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Allison states three prepositions before explaining the models. Analysts think about problems of foreign and military policy in terms of largely implic
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MCGILLPOLI 227Rex BrynenWinter

POLI 227 Chapter Notes - Chapter 1: Modernization Theory, Conflict Theories, Authoritarianism

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31 Mar 2013
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MCGILLPOLI 340Rex BrynenFall

POLI 340 Chapter 20: Ellen Lust - The Middle East: Palestine

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15 Oct 2017
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Defining palestine is a loaded task: all three major religions attach enormous importance to the region. Historic palestine: area between mediterranean
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MCGILLPOLI 221Rick SchultzFall

Power at the Apex - Donald Savoie

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22 Apr 2012
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Power is concentrated in hands of the pm and cabinet: hand of the pm has been considerably strengthened. 1976 election to the office of the pq gave ris
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MCGILLPOLI 340Rex BrynenFall

POLI 340 Chapter 1: Michael Gasper, “The Making of the Modern Middle East,” in Lust, ed, The Middle East

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21 Dec 2016
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The making of the modern middle east chapter 1. Formation of the me begins with spread of islam in 7th c. ce. From it came the abbasid, umayyad, ottoma
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MCGILLPOLI 243Mark BrawleyWinter

POLI 243 Chapter Notes -Market Failure, Moral Hazard, Public Choice

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10 Apr 2013
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The theory of hegemonic stability : the view that concentration of power in one dominant state facilitates the development of strong regimes and that f
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MCGILLPOLI 227Rex J BrynenWinter

Chapter 2: Democratic Change and the Change to Democracy

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18 Apr 2012
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Chapter 2: democratic change and the change to democracy. Democratic transitions often grow out of extended negotiations between ongoing authoritarian
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MCGILLPOLI 227Rex BrynenWinter

Christopher Clapham - Third World State: Neo-patrimonialism, Corruption and Clientelism

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17 Apr 2012
119
Independence gave the right to new rulers to control all instruments of the government: institutions aka states created by the regime for its own use.
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MCGILLPOLI 340Rex BrynenFall

POLI 340 Chapter 10,11,15,18,19: The Middle East

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15 May 2016
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