Short-Essay Questions (Please answer 6 out of 8 of the below questions.

Short-Essay Questions
(Please answer 6 out of 8 of the below questions. Always draw on the appropriate theories and concepts when answering the questions. Please use historical examples/illustrations when possible.)
How was the Ottoman Empire a major factor in the uneven development of different European states and societies?
The Pax Mongolica promoted the ‘unification of the world by disease’. Draw on two theoretical approaches in discussing this statement in relation to globalization.
How was the Atlantic vector of globalization significant to the development of European culture and economy?
How did the Southeast Asia colonies facilitate the development of Dutch capitalism?
What was the relationship between economic globalization and the origins of the First World War? Please answer the question by comparing and contrasting a realist and liberal theoretical approach.
The Great Depression was the ultimate cause of the Second World War. Please discuss in relation to at least two theoretical approaches to globalization.
How did the Bretton Woods system assist economic globalization after World War II?
What is neoliberalism and how does it relate to contemporary globalization?