Contents


Core Political Ideas

The UK Constitution


Parliament

Geoffrey Cox Should MPs have second jobs?

Owen Patterson How effective are Parliamentary standards?



Prime Minister and Executive

Relations Between the Branches

Nationalism





Exam Papers

Unit 3 Global Politics

Theories of Global Governance

The United Nations UN


Global Governance: Human Rights and Environmental

The G7 ,G8 & G 20 -World Economic Forum & Trans-Pacific Partnership

Power and Developments

The use and effectiveness of types of power

Differing Significance of States in Global Affairs

Polarity

Consideration of changing nature of world order since 2000

Different systems of government

Development and spread of liberal economies, the rule of law, and democracy

Impact of world order on conflict, poverty, human rights and the environment.

Regionalism and the EU

Developments in Regionalism

Different Forms of Regionalism

Debates about and the reasons and significance of regionalism

Development of regional organisations, excluding the EU

Factors that have fostered European integration and the major developments through which this has occurred

The ways and extent to which regionalism addresses and resolves contemporary global issues

Theories of International Relations

Realism Theory

Marxism, neo-Marxism and critical theory

SOCIAL THEORY AND CONSTRUCTIVISM

Poststructuralism

Postcolonialism

Debate: Relative and Absolute gains