I need an explanation why each of the below answer is the right answer.
a result of the geopolitics of world war II, political geography as a
discipline went through an era of
when the discipline lost influence and became apolitical.
to Mackinder, how would changing transportation technologies cause global power
centers to shift?
Answer: From Britain to
of the following is a critique of functionalist political geography?
Answer: It does not
question power relations and political structures.
one of the following describes a threat to state’s external sovereignty?
Answer: mafias and other
criminal gangs residing within the territory.
its sovereignty split vertically between two levels, the United States is an
example of __________state arrangement.
Treaty of Westphalia in 1648 marked the beginning of which of these?
Answer: the modern state
system based on territorial sovereignty.
is the main purpose of the state according to pluralist state theory?
Answer: the state mediates and adjudicates among
(2006) concept of statization refers to which process?
Answer: the state becomes
part of many aspects of social life and practice.
does Painter (2006) say that we should not reify the state?
Answer: The state is not
a distinct, idenfiable thing.
does Garmany’s (2009) Pirambu favela case study demonstrates?
Answer: The relative
order in Pirambu is maintained by residents who want to be good citizens
despite the absence of the state.
statement best describes new localism?
Answer: It is
decentralized mode of governance that places more responsibility in local
of the f0ollowing statements about the relationship between states and nations
Answer: States can be used to promote the interests
of one nation over another.
of the following matches a classical modernist theory of nations?
Answer: Nations are
recent phenomenon associated with modernity.
to opportunities such as education and health care are considered which type of
statement about Haitian descendants born in the Dominican Republic is TRUE?
Answer: They were
recently granted de jure citizenship status.
statement about the Kayapo is TRUE?
Answer: They have lost
respect in Brazilian national politics.
did Panama’s revolution fail?
sanctions did not undermine the regime.
over a territory is sufficient to guarantee sovereignty.
U.S Supreme Court is part of the coercive state apparatus.
to Nepstad (2011), revolutionary movements will likely result to a strategy of
violence if they view the people as the source of the ruler’s power.