Highlights from Govt 155, Fall 2009

My students are doing a fantastic job in our current Introduction to International Politics.

One of their assignments for the term is to post on the course blog reactions to readings and recent news events, relevant to the course.  Here are links to a few of the highlights so far this semester:

On readings:

Readings Blog Post – International History, 1900 – 1990

Anarchy is what States Make of it

MS. PAPE – “The Strategic Logic of Suicide Terrorism”

On the news:

South – South cooperation

Israel and Iran: Not very friendly towards each other.

Czech Sovereignty vs. EU Lisbon Treaty

Britain to send 500 more troops to Afghanistan–if certain conditions are met