Dibrugarh University (BA - 4th Semester) Question Papers - Political Science General (May' 2015)

[BA 4th Sem Question Papers, Dibrugarh University, 2015, Political Science, General, International Relations]

2015 (May)
Course: 401
(International Relations)
Full Marks: 80
Pass Marks: 32
Time: 3 hours
The figures in the margin indicate full marks for the questions

1. Answer the following questions very briefly: 1x8=8
  1. Name the chief exponent of the liberal approach to the study of International Relations.
  2. Who wrote the book, Cold War?
  3. Mention one cause of the Second World War.
  4. In which year, the first International Women’s Year was celebrated?
  5. Name one permanent Member State of the Security Council of UNO.
  6. How many members are there in the European Union?
  7. When was the Kyoto Protocol adopted?
  8. Mention one international terrorist organization.
2. Write on any four of the following (within 150 words each): 4x4=16
  1. Morgenthau’s political realism.
  2. Imperialism.
  3. Human security.
  4. Objectives of SAARC.
  5. Self-determination.
3. Define International Relations. Discuss the nature and scope of International Relations. 2+5+5=12
Describe the different stages for the development of International Relations. 12
4. What is Nationalism? Discuss the elements of nationalism. 2+9=11
Describe the features of the post-Cold War era in International Relations. 11
5. Discuss the various elements of national power. 11
Mention the objectives of diplomacy and discuss the relevance of diplomacy in the present international scenario.
6. Write down the objectives and principles of UNO. 4+7=11
What is Collective Security? Write a note on collective security system under UNO. 4+7=11
7. What is Feminism? Discuss the impact of feminism in international politics. 4+7=11
Define Globalization and discuss the features of globalization. 4+7=11