Discuss an example of a nation-state taking action to raise its level of power or influence on the world
stage. This can be through diplomatic or non-diplomatic means. An example of this could be Iraq
invading Kuwait in the 1990s or the Cuban Missile Cris
Global Politics Class Discussion 2 Week 10
Yolanda James 9/20/2015 9:50:00 PM
Explain how the world can avoid the consequences of environmental surprise such as those created by
the Fukushima power plant.
Realistically accidents do happen and its necessar
Global Politics Class Discussion Week 3 Yolanda James 8/2/2015 10:53:58 PM
In today's political and economic climate, weak states create a decentralizing force in the international
There are several factors that can weaken a state, leaving it v
Global Politics Class Discussion 2 Week 7
Yolanda James 8/30/2015 10:17:16 AM
Discuss the impact of Islamic fundamentalism on both the Middle East and the world. How have
geopolitical factors on the global, state, and regional led to this rise? How does t
Global Politics Class Discussion 1 Week 9
Yolanda James 9/10/2015 1:17:15 PM
Explain the effects of colonial legacy on the development of states which were former colonies.
Discuss the factors that have affected their development. Use examples to illustra
Class Discussion 2 Week 1
Yolanda James 7/19/2015 11:07:04 AM
How have countries historically sought wealth? To what degree have the allocation of natural resources
played a role in the power and wealth of a nation?
I think the constitutions are chosen to
Global Politics Class Discussion2 Week 8 Yolanda James 9/6/2015 10:59:19 PM
Discuss how world leaders use nationalism to pursue their goals both for personal and national gain.
World leaders use nationalism both to ensure that they will remain in power to
Main Post Class Discussion 2
Yolanda James 7/21/2015 9:39:38 PM
Explain what factors led to the end of communism in Europe and its failure to thrive in other parts of the
Communism is the ideas based on the teachings of Karl Marx, which is a system