IB History Topic 4: Peace and cooperation: international organizations and multiparty states

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“Peace and co-operation was an ideal that proved impossible to achieve through international organisations in the 20th century”. To what extent do you agree?
Why, in spite of early successes, did the League of Nations fail to prevent the outbreak of World War Two?
Why in spite of the worthy intentions of its founders, did the League of Nations only last for two decades?
In what ways, and with what results, did one international organisation work for peace and co-operation in the 20 th Century?
Examine critically the structure and organization of the League of Nations.
For what reasons, and with what results, was the League of Nations set up in 1919?
Compare and contrast the peace keeping aims and methods of the League of Nations and the United Nations
In what ways, and with what success, did one 20 th Century international organisation try to improve social and economic conditions?
For what reasons, and to what extent, were twentieth century international organizations founded to maintain peace?
How successfully did the United Nations tackle social and economic problems between 1945-60?
What were the main aims of one international organization and how successfully were they carried out?
To what extent could it be said that the twentieth century was “the century of international organizations”?
Evaluate the success of one multiparty state in improving the status of women
To what extent did Nehru’s government in India (1947-64) fulfil its expectations?
Assess the impact of social and economic policies in one of the following: India (1947 to 1964); Japan (1945 to 1952): USA (1933 to 1945).
Why and with what results did EITHER Spain after 1975 OR Argentina after 1983, become a multiparty state?
To what extent was Nelson Mandela responsible for the transition from apartheid to democracy in South Africa by 1995?
Evaluate the impact on social and economic affairs in one or more countries of two regional or international organizations.
Analyse the foreign policy of two multiparty each chosen from a different region
Compare and contrast the foreign policies of two multiparty states.
“In spite of two world wars, economic depression and global tension, the multiparty state was the most popular form of government.” To what extent do you agree with this statement?
Evaluate the organisation and policies of TWO multiparty states, each chosen from a different region.
Analyse the domestic policy of either Nehru’s government in India (1947–1964) or F D Roosevelt’s government in the USA (1933–1945).
To what extent did international organizations affect political developments in the second half of the twentieth century in two countries, each chosen from a different region?
Assess the successes and failures of governments in either Japan (1945-52) or the USA (1933-45)
“The ideal form of government for the 20 th century was a multiparty state”. To what extent do you agree with this assertion?
Analyse the successes and failures of one multiparty state.
In what ways, and to what extent, did superpower rivalry affect multiparty states?
In what ways, and to what extent, have two multiparty states, each chosen from a different region, improved the welfare of their people?
Explain the nature and evaluate the success of two United Nations special agencies.

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