Possible Mid-Term Questions
1) Is the "Clash of Civilizations" too broad of a conceptualization to be of use?
Why or why not?
2) Compare and contrast the assumptions about international phenomena made
by liberalism and realism. Is either of these theoreti
Sample final Exam Questions
3/5 will appear on test, 50 mins/essay
2 out of 1, 2, or 6
1) Reflect on the challenges to the international system in the 21st century. What do you
believe is the greatest obstacle to obtaining a peaceful international system?
COULD THE RWANDAN GENOCIDE HAVE BEEN PREVENTED?1
By Dr. Gregory H. Stanton2
In 1994, 500,000 to one million Rwandan Tutsis along with thousands of moderate
Hutus, were murdered in the clearest case of genocide since the Holocaust. The
world withdrew and w