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The problems with solving anarchy in the international system

As we all know, there is no central international institution which strictly enforces rules on states, like a state does on its citizens. The UN has the power to do so to some degree, however, this does not solve the state of anarchy in the international system. 695 more words


New Version of "War Exhaustion and the Stability of Arms Treaties"

I just updated the manuscript as a standalone paper. Here’s the abstract:

Why are some arms treaties broken while others remain consistent over the long term?

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Political Science

Sacramento internships inspire Pacific students

The final seminar session for University of the Pacific’s 2014 group of Sacramento interns was held yesterday, April 22, in the office of California’s Lieutenant Governor Gavin Newsom.   193 more words

College Of The Pacific

Rattling Your Brain: An Interview with Johnathan Appel ‘16

Our interview with Johnanthan Appel ‘16 is from the Defining Amherst column for The Amherst Student.

Johnathan Appel ‘16 didn’t come to Amherst looking for a comfortable education. 1,200 more words

Amherst College

POLS’ Lothamer Joins Archer Program in D.C.

Political Science graduate student Lucas Lothamer heads to Washington, D.C., this summer for the Archer Center Graduate Program in Public Policy.

Lothamer will join fellow graduate students Tharani Krishnakumar (School of Social Work and School of Urban and Public Affairs) and Claire Asher-Ewan (Social Work) as UT Arlington representatives. 358 more words

Political Science

Republican Party of Pennsylvania internship positions

The Republican Party of Pennsylvania is currently seeking to fill several internship positions.

Internships are available for the summer or fall semesters and will provide students with invaluable experience in campaigning. 49 more words


Chalmers Johnson - The Sorrows of Empire

“Distinguished social scientist and public intellectual Chalmers Johnson, President of the Japan Policy Institute, joins host Harry Kreisler for a conversation on the nature of the American Empire and its costs and consequences for the future of American democracy and power in the world. 78 more words