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WEEK 6ORGS #1Intro to Conflict/CooperationIt started out with people fighting the other person and the toughest winningoThen it turned into tribes fighting each other and nations fighting eachotheroThen nation states fighting each otheroAnd now states fight each otherIncreasingly in today’s world, the 21stcentury, the states are workingtogether with each other like never beforeoThis is a product of the last 60 to 70 yearsoThese groups of states working together are called SupranationalistOrganizationsSupranationalist OrganizationsSupra is a Latin word means acrossNational is nationsoSupranationalist = across nationsoThese organizations are over, and above, and supersede simpleboundariesoThese are sovereign states working together to do somethingWhat motivates a sovereign state to get together with another state?
What do the acronyms mean and what are their goals and how are theychanging the way that events on the international stage are unfolding?
oLet’s sort out this international soup of international groups (countryclubs)The Changing Nature of CooperationWhy are these things happening right now?oThis is kind of a very new phenomenaoThey are gaining in popularity and in numberoHe personally believes these organizations will soon supersede theconcept of the sovereign state in its entirety in the next 100 yearsoIn the last few years, all states have joined at least 1 of theseorganizationsThese are the entities that are going to be going to war witheach other and doing economic business togetherSo Why Now? These are a product of the modern era (the start – end of worldwar 2 1945)oHumans had been fighting and have been having conflict with eachother for forever

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Term
Fall
Professor
JDBOYER
Tags
United Nations, International Trade, World Trade Organization

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