Unformatted text preview: evaluating creating (from bottom to top) -Middle blocks: making connections-Blocks get smaller at the top as less people can fulfill these tasks How to make connections?-Begin with an issue/question/puzzle-Identify relevant objects (variables) o Who fights wars (states)? What do they use to fight wars (armies/tanks/planes)? o These are variables to the question “Why do wars begin”-Figure out how these objects interact (theory) o Do states fight when they are weaker or stronger?-Does this interaction occur in the real world (testing against history or ‘evaluation’)?...
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- Winter '09
- Political Science, poli sci, Sovereign state, seemingly disparate events