Global Politics

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PL SC 014 Monday, February 1st, 1999 Announcements: None Lecture notes: I. Current Events A. Killings in South Africa B. Problems with the nobly zone in Iraq C. NATO agrees to have air strikes on Kosovo, if the peace talks are unsuccessful II. Conflict is part of dealing with international relations. A. Countries are the most important actors in international relations. B. Although, countries aren't the only actors in international politics; groups such as the PLO, Kosovo, are also actors. III. Why do countries exist? A. At one point in history there were no countries, but about 10,000 years ago the first civilization organized in the Mediterranean region. B. Before this time there were two groups of people: 1. Peasants - they stayed in one place and were subject to being robbed by the Roaming Bands. 2. Roaming Bands - they wandered from place to place and took what they needed to survive from peasants. C. Peasants started to under produce so that the Roaming Bands won't have
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This note was uploaded on 02/21/2008 for the course PL SC 014 taught by Professor Gartzke during the Spring '99 term at Pennsylvania State University, University Park.

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