Intercultural Essay: Jews in Israel
Upon reflection of my own culture, I find that I essentially do not have one. My
culture is a mixture of my fathers and my mothers, my father is originally from Detroit
Fourteen Points (delivered by Wilson to the US Congress on 8 Jan 1918)
1. No more secret agreements ("Open covenants openly arrived at").
2. Free navigation of all seas.
3. An end to all economic barriers between countries.
4. Countries to reduce weapon n
Melian Arguments Athenian Responses
Let us be neutral; you
may alienate other states
if you attack us with no
We don't care about mainland states and our allies
will be more likely to rebel if we allow a small island
good reason. to be free.
1. What, for Thucydides, was the impetus for war between Sparta and Athens?
The reason for the war between Sparta and Athens according to Thucydides was
due to the Spartan fear of Athens rising power. Both were Greek states that were
o 300-479 BC, Greece consisted of many city states
o Difference between exile and refugee
o Customs of city states
Temples and shrines were not to be attacked
Thucydides It shall be acknowledged by city states, that in case of invasion of
Stoicism and Cosmopolitanism
September 6th, 2016
Stoics were the first to talk about the idea of humanity as some whole, the classical Greeks thought as each
group being a completely different thing from each other, there was not some sort of unifi
Study Guide INR 4103 Final Exam
1. Know the main arguments in the Mytilenian Debate and the Melian Dialogue.
ONE FOR SURE
Protagonists: Cleon and Diodes
Dilemma: Cleon kill them all. Mytilenians revolted against Dalian league and thus i
INR 4103 Development of International Thought
NOTES PART II
Class #16- MISSED
Natural law associated with Christian tradition, international law was a step in the other
Hugo Grotius (1583-1645) Father of Internation
Class #1International Relations Theories
Theory: (how to make sense of what is out there?)
Ontology (what are you trying to explain?)
Dualist (Mind vs World)
What, for Thucydides, was the impetus for war between Sparta and Athens?
Fear/alarm, security dilemma, growth power
According to the Athenian historian Thucydides, the real reason for the conflict was the
rise of Athenian power and gre
The Reformations and the Wars of Religion
The Black Death and its aftermath, the intellectual movements of Humanism brought about
by the Renaissance, these among other things, helped bring about one of the most divisive
Quechua speaking Peoples What became the Inca Empire founders began as a small isolated group
who around 1200 C.E. settled around Cuzco (In Peru today)
Built empire through military conquest and marriage alliances.
1438 they defeated t
Portugal and Spain
In the Muslim world we studied the rise of the three great powerful and centralized Empires.
The contrast to Europe could not be more telling, where fragmentation was the order of the day
Origins of Safavids
Mixed Ancestry: Persian+ Azeri Turk + Greek + Circassian Turk (Turks from the North Caucasus +
Kurdish) debate whether they should be considered Persian or Turkish or
The name does not refer to an ethnic or religious group b
Who are they?
Their ancestral home is on the Eurasian Steppes, East of Korea on the edges of the Gobi
Desert and north of the boundaries of the old Chinese empire and the Great Wall This is
roughly modern day Mongolia