Lecture- Culture in the New World Order
Questions: How did the end of the Cold War influence Canadas identity as a middle power
engaged in practices of multilateralism?
The end of the cold war put an end to the superpower hostilities. It led to new aspira
March 14th 2012
Globalization and Canada
The end of the cold war also saw the discourses on end of history, victorious capitalism,
globalization, global-governance as the way forward gain currency in world affairs. This lecture
will focus on understand th
Janurary 25th 2012
Question: How to interpret the cold war? What are the problems in understanding the Cold
War? What are the contemporary debates on interpreting the Cold War? What lessons did we
learn from the cold war?
Contemporary Debates on Interpret
Jan 18th- Notes from her overhead
Question: What were the meanings associated with Canadas representation of itself as a
a- Location in the international system-neither a superpower or a developing country but
somewhere in between; system su
January 11th 2012
1. What do we understand by multilateralism? And do we need to begin with a definition of
2. What are the approaches to multilateralism?
3. How are practices of multilateralism helpful in understanding canadas