Monthly Archives: January 2013

The Waning of the Westphalian System

The Westphalian model can be considered by far the ultimate basis behind international relations theory for the past four centuries. The model derives from the Peace of Westphalia that ended the Thirty Years War and established the sovereignty of the … Continue reading

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Footnotes of the New World

Most people know of the four major European countries that colonized the Americas in the 15th through 18th centuries; Spain, Portugal, France, and England. These powers divided the Americas between them and spread the European languages and culture to the … Continue reading

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