Ompare and contrast Dependency Theory and Neoliberalism

TOPIC: Compare and contrast Dependency Theory and Neoliberalism to international relations

INSTRUCTIONS: Utilizing all 13 scholarly sources provided (Only Sources Permitted), outline (Body), and power point presentation (Reference) to support your Compare and Contrast argument. The argument must be supported and referenced by the scholarly sources provided.

RECOMMENDATION: Look at the Power Point of Neoliberalism first, to understand the difference types of neoliberalism and theorist associated with one another.

OUTLINE FOR THE COMPARE AND CONTRAST ARGUMENT:

Introduction: 0.5 Page (Must have a Thesis Statement and explanation on how youi??re going to present your compare and contrast)
Topic 1: Definition and assumption:
i?? Dependency theory (Marxism and Latin America Structuralism)
i?? Neoliberalism (Institutional, Commercial, Republican)

Topic 2: Analyze the historical timeline and events associated with neoliberalism and dependency theory:

a. Historical timeline for neo-liberalism:
i?? Alexander Rustow (Neoliberalism):1938
i?? Mitrany(Functionalism):1940
i?? Ernst Haas: (Neo-Functionalism):1958
i?? Robert Keohane and Joseph Nye: Commercial (Economic):1986
i?? Michael Doyle: Republican Liberalism:1986

b. Historical timeline for Dependency Theory:
i?? Andre Gunder Franks
i?? Fernando Henrique Cardoso and Enzo Fallettoi??s

c. Historical Events associated with neoliberalism and dependency theory:
i?? Colonial Legacy
i?? Failure of Import Substitution Industrialization (ISI)
i?? Neo-Liberalism reformation in the 80s-90s
i?? Collapse of the i??Washington Consensusi??
i?? Global economic crisis of 2008

Topic 3: Economic and political factors and influences associated:
i?? Dependency theory (Marxism and Latin America Structuralism)
i?? Neoliberalism (Institutional, Commercial, Republican)

Topic 4: States rationally act in self interests but seek cooperation for mutual gains rather than into conflict

i?? Neoliberal approach (Institutional, Commercial, Republican)
i?? Dependency theory approach (Marxism and Latin America Structuralism)

Topic 5: Development opportunities for Less Developed Countries and Newly Industrial Countries:
i?? Neoliberal approach (Institutional, Commercial, Republican)
i?? Dependency theory (Marxism and Latin America Structuralism)

Topic 6: Moderating the effects of anarchy within the international system
i?? Neoliberal approach (Institutional, Commercial, and Republican)
i?? Dependency theory (Marxism and Latin America Structuralism)

Topic 7: Theoretical strengths and weakness of the conceptual framework:
i?? Dependency theory (Marxism and Latin America Structuralism)
i?? Neoliberal approach (Institutional, Commercial, Republican)

Conclusion: 0.5 Page (Must address whether the theory is or isni??t relevant to international relations today)

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