Essay Sample 7

Most realist scholars argue that nation states are the single most important actors in world politics and Non-Governmental Organizations (NGOs) such as Amnesty International or Greenpeace play only minor roles in the conduct of global politics. Do you agree or disagree and why?

Essay Sample 4

What does the concept of Democratic Peace Theory (DPT) stand for? Explain the concept and then address two additional questions. First, what does DPT tell us about different theories of international relations (realism, liberalism, constructivism)? Second, what are some of the implications of DPT for US foreign policy debates?