International Politics Study Guide Final Exam on Monday, May 5th (1:00-3:00)
Bring a Blue Book (you may reuse your midterm Blue Book)
1) We often hear that the world is shrinking that globalization is tying the world together in dramatic new ways.
International Politics: Geography Quiz,
Monday, February 3, 2014
1. Know the G-20 countries and be able to match each to its capital.
2. Know where the Red Sea, the Caspian Sea, Black Sea and Mediterranean Sea are.
3. Be able to contrast the five largest
International Politics Midterm Study Guide
Midterm Study Guide (February 26)
Political Geography. Be able to identify the countries of the Middle East and North Africa (map on back).
Basics of International Politics. Be able to answer the following questi
Tiananmen Square Massacre
In 1989 thousands of Chinese students gathered in Tiananmen square to commemorate
the death of a pro democracy politician, Hu Yaobang. The demonstration quickly turned into a
The 1996 Taiwan Strait Crisis
The immediate event that triggers what would become known as the Taiwan Strait Crisis
was a visit to the United States by then president of Taiwan, Lee Teng-Hui. After initially not
What is globalization?
- In order to explain the concept of globalization we must look at its history. Thomas
Friedman, describes three periods of globalization, according to Friedman the first
period began i