Global Politics: Chapter Four

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Question 1:


a) Global processes
b) Global ruptures
c) World orders
d) Historical orders
e) Social order

Question 2:


a) They are created through human agency.
b) They are historical in nature.
c) They are political in nature.
d) Both a and b.
e) All of the above.

Question 3:


a) Antonio Gramsci
b) Karl Marx
c) Robert Cox
d) Michel Foucault
e) Samuel Huntington

Question 4:


a) epiphenomena
b) minor changes
c) epic changes
d) no change
e) status quo

Question 5:


a) The continuation of certain structures, such as intelligence services
b) Abundant supplies of small arms shipped from the US, Russia, and other major powers to countries in the developing world
c) A biosphere that remains under constant threat
d) All of the above.
e) None of the above.

Question 6:


a) The Balkans War in the 1990s
b) The first Gulf War
c) The Cold War
d) The Iraq–Iran War
e) The War on Terror

Question 7:


a) Because of the perceived continuity of the pre-1945 inter-state relations
b) Because of increasing instability
c) Because of super-power rivalry
d) Because of the chaos and turbulence that marked the era
e) All of the above.

Question 8:


a) Trans-governmental activities
b) The balance of power
c) Stateless societies
d) Unilateralism
e) None of the above.