02 May 2014

The week ahead in IB Global Politics

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IB Glopo HL1
5 May: Finish discussion of Kaufmann, C. (1996). Possible and Impossible Solutions to Ethnic Civil War. International Security, 20(4), 136-175. Prep for simulation, Bamara Border Dispute
6 May: Simulation & debrief, Bamara Border Dispute
8 May: Read, Byman, D. (2002). Dilemmas and choices. In Keeping the peace: Lasting solutions to ethnic conflicts (pp. 213-225). Baltimore, MD: Johns Hopkins University Press.
9 May: Play, Review Roulette with Byman (2002)

In addition, you should be reading the following articles outside of class this week: Stearns, J. (2013). Helping Congo help itself. Foreign Affairs. Retrieved September/October, 2013, from; Stearns, J. (2013, November 11). Congo's sudden calm. Retrieved from

IB Glopo HL2
5 May: Current Events; CFR: The World Next Week
6 May: Current Events; BBC: Global News
8 May: Mock Paper 2-Development
9 May: Review and debrief on Paper 2