Week 7 Discussion: Our Global Neighborhood
Read/review the following resources for this activity:
- Textbook: Chapter 15, 16, 17
- Additional scholarly sources you identify through your own research
Magstadt, T. (2017). Understanding Politics: Ideas, Institutions, and Issues (12th ed.). Boston, MA: Cengage.
Initial Post Instructions
Pick one international organization (UN, EU, ICC, etc.). Explain its mission and function. Assess how issues of state sovereignty are dealt with for member countries. Use evidence (cite sources) to support your response from assigned readings or online lessons, and at least TWO outside scholarly sources.
Class, pick one international organization (i.e. the United Nations (UN), European Union (EU), International Criminal Court (ICC), North Atlantic Treaty Organization (NATO), etc.) Explain the organization’s mission and function. Also assess how issues of state sovereignty are dealt with for member countries.
Here are some relevant links to get you started.
European Union: https://europa.eu/european-union/index_en (Links to an external site.)Links to an external site.
United Nations: http://www.un.org/en/index.html (Links to an external site.)Links to an external site.
International Criminal Court: https://www.icc-cpi.int (Links to an external site.)Links to an external site./
North Atlantic Treaty Organization: https://www.nato.int/ (Links to an external site.)Links to an external site.