Symposium on International Law & the Quest For Security: Richard Falk: The Changing Nature of Security
Premiere Date: 2/3/2003; 59 minutes

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In this Symposium on International Law and the Quest for Security, Professor Richard Falk discusses the origins of the modern state and the issue of sustaining internal order and security amid an international environment in which terrorists groups that are not territorial can inflict severe damage within sovereign states. Professor Falk also talks about issues of war and peace and the relationship between the world's primary superpower and the United Nations in relation to the current Iraq/US conflict. (#7068)

K-12 Educational Standards

Standards for Grade(s): 10

World History, Culture, and Geography: The Modern World

10.9 Students analyze the international developments in the post-World War II world.

8. Discuss the establishment and work of the United Nations and the purposes and functions of the Warsaw Pact, SEATO, NATO, and the Organization of American States.

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