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Ch 22: Global Issues and Politics: Tutoring Solution

About This Chapter

The Global Issues and Politics chapter of this Introduction to Political Science Tutoring Solution is a flexible and affordable path to learning about global political issues. These simple and fun video lessons are each about five minutes long, and they teach all of the environmental, health and security concerns required in a typical introductory political science course.

How it works:

  • Begin your assignment or other political science work.
  • Identify the global issues and politics concepts that you're stuck on.
  • Find fun videos on the topics you need to understand.
  • Press play, watch and learn!
  • Complete the quizzes to test your understanding.
  • As needed, submit a question to one of our instructors for personalized support.

Who's it for?

This chapter of our Introduction to Political Science Tutoring Solution will benefit any student who is trying to learn about global issues and politics to earn better grades. This resource can help students, including those who:

  • Struggle with understanding global health concerns, resource conservation and sustainability, human trafficking, terrorism, genocide, weapons proliferation or any other global issues and politics topic
  • Have limited time for studying
  • Want a cost effective way to supplement their social science learning
  • Prefer learning social science visually
  • Find themselves failing or close to failing their global issues and politics unit
  • Cope with ADD or ADHD
  • Want to get ahead in political science
  • Don't have access to their social science teacher outside of class

Why it works:

  • Engaging Tutors: We make learning about global issues and politics simple and fun.
  • Cost Efficient: For less than 20% of the cost of a private tutor, you'll have unlimited access 24/7.
  • Consistent High Quality: Unlike a live political science tutor, these video lessons are thoroughly reviewed.
  • Convenient: Imagine a tutor as portable as your laptop, tablet or smartphone. Learn about global issues and politics on the go!
  • Learn at Your Pace: You can pause and re-watch lessons as often as you'd like, until you master the material.

Learning objectives:

  • Look at some of the major health issues and pandemics around the globe.
  • Explore world environmental issues.
  • Discuss the development of treaties that protect the environment.
  • Understand the opposing viewpoints on world sustainability.
  • Learn about the importance of energy conservation and efficiency.
  • Understand global politics and population concerns.
  • Discover how the size of a population affects natural resource consumption.
  • Explain the correlation between poverty, population growth and carrying capacity.
  • Understand the need for migration management and border security.
  • Expand your knowledge of human trafficking and slavery.
  • Examine terrorism, violent crimes and other threats to human security.
  • Discuss the Genocide Convention and the proliferation of weapons around the globe.

15 Lessons in Chapter 22: Global Issues and Politics: Tutoring Solution
Types of Global Health Issues

1. Types of Global Health Issues

The following lesson will define what a global health issue is and discuss the cause for their spreading, as well as provide examples of major global health issues. A short quiz will follow the lesson.

Global Environmental Issues: Types & Treaties

2. Global Environmental Issues: Types & Treaties

The following lesson defines and then discusses examples of global environmental issues, such as global climate change and pollution. A short quiz will follow the lesson to check your understanding.

Differing Viewpoints on Global Sustainability

3. Differing Viewpoints on Global Sustainability

The following lesson will define the issue of the Earth's limited capacity to support a growing global population and the differing viewpoints as to how it can be solved. A short quiz will follow the lesson to check for your understanding.

The Politics of Energy Resources: Conservation, Efficiency, & Renewable Energy

4. The Politics of Energy Resources: Conservation, Efficiency, & Renewable Energy

The following lesson addresses the global dependence on non-renewable sources of energy and the politics behind trying to move towards renewable sources. A short quiz will follow the lesson to check your understanding.

Global Population Issues, Concerns & Politics

5. Global Population Issues, Concerns & Politics

The following lesson will cover the issue of global population trends and the resulting concerns. We'll explore concepts like carrying capacity, how developed and developing countries differ, and how some cultures and governments affect this issue.

Poverty, Carrying Capacity, Population Growth & Sustainability

6. Poverty, Carrying Capacity, Population Growth & Sustainability

Worldwide poverty is a large issue. In this lesson, we will explore how poverty influences population growth rates and how these things relate to carrying capacity and global sustainability.

Population Size: Impacts on Resource Consumption

7. Population Size: Impacts on Resource Consumption

What are the things you need to survive? Humans all need resources, and in this lesson, we will discuss how the growth of the human population is influencing the natural resources we rely on.

Political Issues of Migration: Border Security & Political Asylum

8. Political Issues of Migration: Border Security & Political Asylum

The following lesson will discuss the political issues of migration and its causes, including border security and political asylum. A short quiz will follow the lesson to check your understanding.

Global Human Trafficking and Slavery Issues

9. Global Human Trafficking and Slavery Issues

The following lesson addresses the combination of forced labor and global migration, which has led to the modern issues of human trafficking and slavery. A short quiz will follow the lesson to check your understanding.

The Global Threat to Human Security & the Security Dilemma

10. The Global Threat to Human Security & the Security Dilemma

The following lesson describes the steps nations take to secure their borders, as well as threats to national security that come in the form of terrorism and violent crime. A short quiz will follow the lesson to check your understanding.

Crimes of War & the Genocide Convention

11. Crimes of War & the Genocide Convention

The following lesson will cover how crimes of war and genocide are identified, as well as the steps taken to prevent them from reoccurring. A short quiz will follow to check your understanding.

Weapons Proliferation: Concerns & Actions

12. Weapons Proliferation: Concerns & Actions

The following lesson will cover the increase in weapons production worldwide, as well as the concerns and actions the global community has in response. A short quiz will follow the lesson.

The Bosnian Genocide: Summary, Facts & Statistics

13. The Bosnian Genocide: Summary, Facts & Statistics

A combination of political turmoil and ethnic tension between Serbs and Bosnian Muslims in the 1990s led to war and the worst genocide in Europe since the Holocaust. In this lesson, you'll learn more about the tragedy of the Bosnian genocide.

The Cambodian Genocide: Summary, Facts & Statistics

14. The Cambodian Genocide: Summary, Facts & Statistics

In this lesson, you will learn about the devastating Cambodian Genocide. You'll learn about the lead up and motivation, whether or not this event can be classified as genocide, and how it's being handled by international law.

The Kurdish Genocide in Iraq (Al-Anfal Campaign)

15. The Kurdish Genocide in Iraq (Al-Anfal Campaign)

Though the Kurdish genocide called the al-Anfal campaign officially occurred in 1988, it was actually the culmination of decades of oppression at the hands of a brutal regime in Iraq. Read this lesson to learn about the causes and effects of this genocide.

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