Conclusion: Reshaping World Politics


  1. How significant or influential are (a) individual people and (b) NGOs in the broad scheme of world politics? Provide specific examples to support your position. (174-176)
  2. Do the increasing importance of NGOs and the growth of the Internet signal a "devolution of (political) power" or "control revolution"? Explain your answer. (175)
  3. Will global civil society ever be a truly global phenomenon? Does it need to be? Why or why not? (176)
  4. What activities are you involved in, however big or small, that might be construed as helping to "reshape world politics"? (176)