MURANG’A UNIVERSITY COLLEGE (A constituent college of Jomo Kenyatta University of Agriculture and Technology) UNIVERSITY EXAMINATIONS 2014/2015 MRUC LEARNING CENTER (MAIN EXAMINATION) MASTER OF PUBLIC ADMINISTRATION FIRST YEAR / SECOND SEMESTER EXAMINATIONS BCP 4106: INTERNATIONAL RELATIONS DATE st august 2015 TIME 3 Hours INSTRUCTIONS There are SIX Questions in this paper. Question ONE is compulsory Answer FOURquestions in TOTAL.
QUESTION ONE It is noted that the World is divided into separate territorial political communities or independent states, which profoundly affect the way people live. From the foregoing i. Explain the genesis or origin and development of the World state system. (15 Marks) ii. Explain at least five (5) basic social values that states are usually expected to uphold. (10 Marks) QUESTION TWO Discuss Integration Theory and spell out its intentions (15 Marks) QUESTION THREE Prior to 1914, The World Economy was basically and nominally Self- Regulating in practice. Today, however, there are several international organizations worldwide. From the foregoing, discuss the emergence and development of international organizations. (15 Marks) i. QUESTION FOUR i. Discuss the various actors in International Relations. (7.5 Marks) ii. Explain challenges and emerging issues in International Relations (7.5 Marks) QUESTION FIVE Even though globalization has long been praised for its economic benefits, some critics maintain that globalization is simply a euphemism for Americanization. Discuss. (15 Marks)
QUESTION SIX Write brief explanatory notes on each of the following. (3 Marks each) i. HIV/AIDs ii. Terrorism iii. Regional Organization in Africa iv. Dependency Theory v. Non-State Actors in International Relations.