State #1 - STATE#1 The State of States Sovereign state o Antarctica is not sovereign it is still disputed o US oldest sovereign states China Iran

State #1 - STATE#1 The State of States Sovereign state o...

This preview shows page 1 - 2 out of 3 pages.

STATE #1 The State of States Sovereign state o Antarctica is not sovereign, it is still disputed o US oldest sovereign states, China, Iran, European countries are early ones as well o Most of planet falls into younger category Africa, USSR 50 or 60 years old, or much younger o Early days, people associate themselves with other people, not a territory Elected sovereign ruler of the PEOPLE, not the place (King, monarch, emperor) Chinese Emperor of the PEOPLE o Nation Group of people who share a common culture Unlimited number of nations Cherokee, Aztec, Zuuluu, Scots, Persians, Mongolian, Curds, French, Germans, Japanese, Koreans o Nation state People who share a common culture and rule themselves in a defined political area Germany, France, All of Europe, Dutch, Italians, Spaniards, Iran, China, Japan(99%), Korea (best example) 100% ethnically culturally Korean people Is every state a nation-state? Not really , are some entities like US, India, Sudan (north is Arabic, south is black African Christians), US is considered by some to be nation-state o Does have common culture, based on ideas o Personal freedoms and free market capitalism Usually have ongoing wars Are there nations without states? YES, like Basque of northern Spain, or curds in Turkey, Syria, Northern Iraq, Iran… Palestine, or Kosovars in Kosovo Why not let these place become own state
Image of page 1
Image of page 2

You've reached the end of your free preview.

Want to read all 3 pages?

What students are saying

  • Left Quote Icon

    As a current student on this bumpy collegiate pathway, I stumbled upon Course Hero, where I can find study resources for nearly all my courses, get online help from tutors 24/7, and even share my old projects, papers, and lecture notes with other students.

    Student Picture

    Kiran Temple University Fox School of Business ‘17, Course Hero Intern

  • Left Quote Icon

    I cannot even describe how much Course Hero helped me this summer. It’s truly become something I can always rely on and help me. In the end, I was not only able to survive summer classes, but I was able to thrive thanks to Course Hero.

    Student Picture

    Dana University of Pennsylvania ‘17, Course Hero Intern

  • Left Quote Icon

    The ability to access any university’s resources through Course Hero proved invaluable in my case. I was behind on Tulane coursework and actually used UCLA’s materials to help me move forward and get everything together on time.

    Student Picture

    Jill Tulane University ‘16, Course Hero Intern

Stuck? We have tutors online 24/7 who can help you get unstuck.
A+ icon
Ask Expert Tutors You can ask You can ask You can ask (will expire )
Answers in as fast as 15 minutes