MPSE-006 Solved Assignment 2018-19
PEACE AND CONFLICT STUDIES (MPSE-006)
TUTOR MARKED ASSIGNMENT
Course Code: MPSE-006
Assignment Code: ASST/TMA/2018-19
Answer any five questions in about 500 words each. Attempt at least two questions from
each section. Each question carries 20 marks.
1. Examine the relevance of human nature in the study of peace and conflict.
2. What is war? Explain the idealist and realist view of war?
3. How do CBMs contribute in the maintenance of peace? Examine the effectiveness of CBMs
in Sino-India relations.
4. Assess the role of United Nations in the maintenance of peace and security.
5. Write an essay on the role of civil society in conflict resolution.
Write a short note on the following in about 250 words each.
6. a) Kenneth N. Waltz on war.
b) Insurgency and its various forms.
7. a) Gender and peace.
b) Nuclear deterrence.
8. a) Regionalism and conflict prevention.
b) Role of International Court of Justice in settlement of disputes.
9. a) Difference between arms control and disarmament.
b) Gandhi’s Ahimsa.
10. a) Human security in the age of globalisation.
b) Evolution of peace movements.