Essays Tagged: "International relations"

Relativley Speaking...The Causes of America's Declaration of War on Germany

sident Wilson's idealism. However, these reasons are not equally important. Wilson's idealism about international relations and neutrality was less of a contributing factor than America's economic int ... Germany's naval policy into the conflict.Germany's unrestrained submarine warfare violated standard international law and constituted an affront to America, which was a neutral nation. This violation ...

(4 pages) 69 0 4.5 Oct/1996

Subjects: History Term Papers > World History > World War I

Post-War National Security in the United States

creased global integration has allowed the United States to reinvent the fundamental assumptions of international diplomacy while propelling itself to the top of the hegemonic stepladder. This positio ... ars that followed this unparalleled ascension are the most fascinating times in the history of U.S. international relations. Hopefully, an investigation into this atomic diplomacy, along with a balanc ...

(8 pages) 166 0 4.0 Mar/1997

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History

Obstacle to Development

agricultural production and primary product exports.6. Dominance, dependence, and vulnerability in international relations.Low levels of living is one of the major obstacles toward development. Low l ... eir export is lower than theirimport.The last factor is Dominance, Dependence, and Vulnerability in InternationalRelations. Often the rich nations control the pattern of international trade but alsoco ...

(5 pages) 144 0 4.5 Mar/1997

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Economics

International Relations of Strategic Geometry

INTERNATIONAL RELATIONS OF ASIASTRATEGIC GEOMETRY'This is the only region in the world where so many ... nteractions and interconnections between a number of political actors within a particular system of international relations, either global or regional can be seen in terms of geometric patterns of str ... as, the interaction between A and B will be likely to affect C or influenced by C.The concept of an international 'system' itself implies that events are not random, and units within the system are in ...

(19 pages) 220 1 4.5 May/1996

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Political Science > Political Theory

A New Nation-Articles of Confederation-13 colonies

Thomas Pain.But the writers of the Articles soon became aware that there were many short coming international relations. After the treaty of Paris was signed, Britain closed many of its ports to A ... without any substance".There were also many internal problems under the Articles. In addition to international trade issues, trade among the states became a major problem. The Confederation Congres ...

(2 pages) 52 0 4.5 Dec/2002

Subjects: History Term Papers

Discussion on the Secularism of Turkey in it's politics, culture and international relations.

engths to secularize, and it has felt the ramifications in its culture, political agenda and in its international relations.Turkish Societal EvolvementMustafa Kemal Ataturk, the father of modern day T ... l statements on campus, universities will expel them if they wear their scarves. "The civilized and international clothing is an appropriate clothing for us and for our very gifted nation. We will wea ...

(14 pages) 238 1 4.3 Apr/2003

Subjects: History Term Papers > Middle Eastern History

The Cuban Missile Crisis.

e super powers and the resulting implications were amazingly positive when it came to the matter of international relations. A thaw in the cold war became apparent.There were many key factors contribu ... war became apparent.There were many key factors contributing to the Cuban Missile Crisis including international tension. In particular the events that unfolded in Europe in the late 1950's and early ...

(20 pages) 276 2 4.5 Sep/2003

Subjects: History Term Papers

NATO And Cold War.

rs to combat the Eastern Soviet threat. Today however NATO still exists and plays an active role in international relations. The question asked then is why after the Soviet Threat has dispersed an org ... tasks undertaken in cooperation with countries which are not members of the Alliance and with other international organizations." Its peace plans and structures includes the North AtlanticCooperat ...

(4 pages) 97 1 3.5 Nov/2003

Subjects: History Term Papers > World History > The Cold War

Common Foreign and Security Policy in The European Union -Towards 'one voice' of Europe?

d the necessary of rebuilding them. Second, a willingness to return Europe 'the right place' in the international arena. Third, facing the division of the world politics in two blocs- the start of Col ... e start of Cold War, there was a need to create an organization which will be a strong point in the international relations. In addition, there appeared many new economical and political problems whic ...

(18 pages) 234 0 4.7 Feb/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Political Science > Specific Policies

Can Confucius Influence our Lives Today? This essay looks at confucian ideals and compares them to our modern society.

ollapse of civilization in ancient China; now, we find ourselves in a time of prosperity and strong international relations, yet there is still confusion. In America, we must deal with terrorism and r ...

(3 pages) 98 0 5.0 Mar/2004

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Religion & Faith

Today's Youth: Should the government of Canada coordinate the organization of youth groups that would encourage patriotism, good social skills, and good work habits?

s. The government has enough to do regulating the economy, education, health care, law enforcement, international relations and many social services. While government officials, especially leaders, co ... ourage improvement in social skills, is the various youth groups that are found countrywide, if not internationally. These youth groups encourage kids to interact amongst one another and, being that, ...

(5 pages) 57 0 5.0 Mar/2004

Subjects: Law & Government Essays

What is meant by 'international security'?

When one is trying to establish what is meant by a term such as 'international security' it is important to consider that such a term will be viewed in numerous ways ... erous ways and to differing levels by many within domestic and national levels and in particular at international or multilateral level. What is important to understand is that by the very flexibility ... ied can therefore also be wide-ranging and infinitely difficult to define and pigeonhole.The terms 'international' and 'security' themselves are relatively easy concepts to understand though in terms ...

(10 pages) 193 0 3.0 Apr/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Political Science > Specific Policies

What ideas about world peace were behind the formation of the League of Nations, and can they ever hope to be fulfilled?

The League of Nations Union (the League) was established in 1918 to "promote international cooperation and to achieve international peace and security" and operated until 1945. ... pproach to relations between states towards an idealist conception, which applies liberal theory to international relations. The League worked towards collective security, multilateral disarmament, re ... urity was held to be an achievable ideal which would be fulfilled by nations for towards a peaceful international system "as a safeguard against war."The greatest flaw in the idea of collective securi ...

(7 pages) 85 0 5.0 Apr/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers > World History > International Organizations & Conflicts

International Law and its Implication on the Modern State

Law on the international level is dependent on a states acceptance to be subject to the enforcement of laws. St ... nce to be subject to the enforcement of laws. States must be willing to subject themselves into the international legal process. In international law, there is no single enforcement mechanism, which s ... is no single enforcement mechanism, which sometimes causes individuals to question the validity of international law. They question whether international law is a fundamental requirement of a modern, ...

(6 pages) 238 0 4.7 Apr/2004

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Law

Is American foreign policy today dominated by national self-interest or does it have a moral element at its core?

The debate between the realist and idealist schools of international relations is definitely not a unique one to American politics in relation to foreign p ... would wish it to be. The key assumptions of realism say that; states are the main components of the international system and that these states are motivated and ought to be motivated by their own inte ... interests and the search for power. It is also assumed that; the balance of power is imperative to international stability and that relations between states should be trying to obtain this internatio ...

(8 pages) 141 0 5.0 May/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History

Assess the main achievements of Détente

th the signing of the Nuclear Test Ban Treaty, and its main achievements had a noteworthy impact on international relations during this period. One achievement of détente, SALT (or the S ... frontations". This brought about improvements economically since trade was encouraged - and indeed, international trade increased significantly. However, this trade was in practice limited to grain su ...

(2 pages) 22 0 2.0 May/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers > World History > The Cold War

Treaty of Versailles. DBQ

ime, turn U.S. participation in the war into a religious crusade. He wanted to change the nature of international relations and to make the world safe for democracy. This war was merely a struggle amo ... f-determination for all peoples. His most important point, which was the last one (14th) called for international origination, a "League of Nations", to preserve peace.Later, in 1918, Wilson announced ...

(3 pages) 86 1 4.0 May/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History

'The Weimar Republic was a failure.' Evaluate the accuracy of this statement with reference to events and individuals.

1924 to 1929. During this time the Weimar Republic was able to stabilise the economy, politics and international relations and it entered Germany into the League of Nations. There were a number of re ... ed war hero and had come in to replace the 'November Criminal' Ebert, which added to his popularity.International relations had been improved with the Treaty of Rapallo with Russia allowing German mil ...

(5 pages) 69 2 5.0 May/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History > German History

Acceptance essay

in Germany. My life from early childhood has been immersed in defense policy, military tactics, and international relations. I have always wanted to know the logic and thinking behind the United State ...

(2 pages) 29 0 5.0 May/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

Critical analysis on Susan Rose-Ackerman's article "Bribes, Patronage and Gift Giving, as well as Richard Friman and Peter Andreas' article "International relations and the Illicit global Economy

t it is an increasing problem. It is an ailment that causes many problems for countries, as well as international relations. When one thinks of corruption they do not think of the consequences that it ... "Bribes, Patronage, and Gift Giving" along with Richard Friman and Peter Andreas in their article "International Relations and the Illicit Global Economy" they provide two different types of corrupti ...

(5 pages) 61 0 5.0 May/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American > Authors