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Concept Paper Topics

(The following topics are among those that may be selected for the analytical paper.)

Theory

neorealism

constructivism

functionalism

democratic peace theory

hegemonic stability theory

 

Power and Diplomacy

soft power

recognition (of states)

diplomatic immunity

summit diplomacy

coercive diplomacy

peaceful settlement

alliance politics

world federalism

 

International Security

collective security

cooperative security

environmental security

human security

peacekeeping

nuclear deterrence

nuclear proliferation

disarmament

 

International Law

universal jurisdiction

international humanitarian law

humanitarian intervention

international arbitration

trust territories

self-determination

 

Human Rights

cultural relativism

third-generation human rights

 

War and the Use of Force

pacifism

just war theory

war crimes

asymmetric warfare

guerrilla warfare

catastrophic terrorism

preventive war

 

Economic and Environmental Issues

sustainable development

common heritage of humankind

precautionary principle

 

 

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