Global politics is the name given to the ways in which countries and nation-states engage with economic and social policies. Global politics as a field of study identifies patterns in the ways countries, or groups of countries engage in these systems, how they interact with each other, and how they communicate about certain issues. It is a vastly complex and large field of study. Issues that currently affect global politics are climate change, violence against women, and the global economy.

What are world politics?

World politics, also referenced as global politics, is a discipline that studies political and economic patterns in the world and the field. World politics explores the relationship between cities, nation-states, shell-states, multinational corporations, non-governmental organizations, and international organizations. The discussions within world politics include national and ethnic conflict regulation, globalization, conflict and peace studies, comparative politics, and political economy.

What are comparative politics?

Comparative politics is a field in political science that is defined by the use of the comparative method to explore politics within countries. Scholars within the field strive to explore the similarities and differences in patterns created by politics all over the world. This includes political institutions, political behavior, conflict, and the causes and consequences of economic development. Comparative politics is also referred to as comparative government.

What can be learned by studying global politics?

Studying global politics allows for the individual to gain an understanding of local, national, international, and global political activity. It also allows them to explore political issues that may be directly affecting their life. Studying global politics allows for the understanding of abstract political concepts by placing them in real world examples and case studies. Students are able to develop an international understanding and awareness of multiple perspectives and opinions.

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5’5” | 1.65 m
July 17, 1954
Angela Merkel
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1954.00
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Angela Merkel
6’1” | 1.85 m
August 4, 1961
Barack Obama
185.000
1961.00
584000
3D
Barack Obama
5’11” | 1.80 m
October 21, 1949
Benjamin Netanyahu
180.000
1949.00
236000
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Benjamin Netanyahu
5’9” | 1.75 m
June 19, 1964
Boris Johnson
175.000
1964.00
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Boris Johnson
5’11” | 1.80 m
January 1, 1956
Christine Lagarde
180.000
1956.00
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Christine Lagarde
6’3” | 1.91 m
June 14, 1946
Donald Trump
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1946.00
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Donald Trump
5’10” | 1.78 m
December 21, 1977
Emmanuel Macron
178.000
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Emmanuel Macron
4’11” | 1.50 m
January 3, 2003
Greta Thunberg
150.000
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Greta Thunberg
6’1” | 1.85 m
March 21, 1955
Jair Bolsonaro
185.000
1955.00
134000
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Jair Bolsonaro
Joe Biden
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6’0” | 1.83 m
November 20, 1942
Joe Biden
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1942.00
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Joe Biden
6’2” | 1.88 m
December 25, 1971
Justin Trudeau
188.000
1971.00
255000
3D
Justin Trudeau
5’2” | 1.57 m
October 20, 1964
Kamala Harris
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1964.00
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Kamala Harris
5’9” | 1.75 m
January 9, 1982
Kate Middleton
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Kate Middleton
5’5” | 1.65 m
January 8, 1984
Kim Jong-un
165.000
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Kim Jong-un
5’3” | 1.60 m
July 12, 1997
Malala Yousafzai
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1997.00
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Malala Yousafzai
5’6” | 1.68 m
August 4, 1981
Meghan Markle
168.000
1981.00
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Meghan Markle
5’10” | 1.78 m
June 7, 1959
Mike Pence
178.000
1959.00
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Mike Pence
5’7” | 1.70 m
September 17, 1950
Narendra Modi
170.000
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Narendra Modi
5’10” | 1.78 m
November 14, 1948
Prince Charles
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Prince Charles
6’1” | 1.85 m
September 15, 1984
Prince Harry
185.000
1984.00
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Prince Harry
6’3” | 1.91 m
June 21, 1982
Prince William
191.000
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Prince William
5’10” | 1.78 m
July 1, 1961
Princess Diana
178.000
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Princess Diana
5’4” | 1.63 m
April 21, 1926
Queen Elizabeth II
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Queen Elizabeth II
5’9” | 1.75 m
September 21, 1954
Shinzō Abe
175.000
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Shinzō Abe
5’8” | 1.73 m
October 1, 1956
Theresa May
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Theresa May
5’7” | 1.70 m
October 7, 1952
Vladimir Putin
170.000
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Vladimir Putin
5’11” | 1.80 m
June 15, 1953
Xi Jinping
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Xi Jinping
Emmanuel Macron

Emmanuel Macron is the President of France. He won the election in 2017 at the age of 39, becoming the youngest president in French history. He considers himself as a Centrist. Since he has been in power, he has passed a series of controversial labor laws that have resulted in rioting across the country. People have not agreed with his decisions and he has had to back down. His official photos make him look really powerful - he usually sits at a desk with lots of symbolic objects around him -- he is trying to look like a really strong leader.

Emmanuel Macron is 5 foot 10 inches (1.78 m) tall.

Scale illustrations of Emmanuel Macron in multiple postures with height measurement
Emmanuel Macron is the President of France. He won the election in 2017 at the age of 39, becoming the youngest president in French history. He considers himself as a Centrist. Since in power, he has passed a series of controversial labor laws that have resulted in rioting across the country.

Emmanuel Macron is 5 foot 10 inches (1.78 m) tall.

Scale illustrations of Emmanuel Macron in multiple postures with height measurement
Emmanuel Macron
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Country: France
Position: President
Political Party: La République En Marche

Birthday
December 21, 1977

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Emmanuel Macron front, front (casual), front (walking), side (walking)

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Justin Trudeau

Justin Trudeau is the very pretty Prime Minister of Canada. He comes from a political family -- his father was also the Prime Minister of Canada. He has been leader since 2015, where he has introduced a wide range of policies including formally legalizing marijuana. He keeps going up and down in the polls; sometimes people like him but other times they don’t. He is the eighth Prime Minister of Canada to have a first name beginning with the letter ‘J’. On his left shoulder, he has a tattoo of Earth.

Justin Trudeau is 6 foot 2 inches (1.88 m) tall.

Elevation drawings of Justin Trudeau in multiples poses with height measurement
Justin Trudeau is the very pretty Prime Minister of Canada. He comes from a political family -- his father was also the Prime Minister of Canada. He has been leader since 2015, where he has introduced a wide range of policies including legalizing marijuana. He has a tattoo of Earth on his shoulder.

Justin Trudeau is 6 foot 2 inches (1.88 m) tall.

Elevation drawings of Justin Trudeau in multiples poses with height measurement
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Country: Canada
Position: Prime Minister
Political Party: Liberal

Birthday
December 25, 1971

Drawings include:
Justin Trudeau front, front (casual), front (walking), side (walking)

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Prince Harry
Collection of drawings of Prince Harry in various standing postures labeled with overall standing height

Prince Harry, Duke of Sussex is a member of the British Royal Family. He is the son of Prince Charles and Princess Diana. He has previously served in the British armed forces on two military tours, and was known as Captain Harry Wales. He is passionate about sports (he supports Arsenal football club) and is the creator of the Invictus Games, an international sporting event for wounded and sick war veterans. He has founded several charities which carry out work in different parts of the world. He is married to Meghan Markle, an American actress, and they have one child together, a son called Archie.

Prince Harry is 6 foot 1 inch (1.85 m) tall.

Prince Harry, Duke of Sussex is a member of the British Royal Family. He is the son of Prince Charles and Princess Diana. He has founded several charities which carry out work in different parts of the world and is married to Meghan Markle. They have one child together, a son called Archie.

Prince Harry is 6 foot 1 inch (1.85 m) tall.

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Country: United Kingdom
Position: Duke of Sussex, KCVO, ADC
House: Windsor

Birthday
September 15, 1984

Drawings include:
Prince Harry standing (formal), standing (casual), side

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Charles, Prince of Wales
Height comparison diagram of Prince Charles compared to other political figures

Charles, Prince of Wales is the apparent heir to the British throne as he is the eldest son of Queen Elizabeth II. He is the longest serving Prince of Wales, having the title since 1958. Charles, Prince of Wales served in the Royal Air Force and Royal Navy from 1971 to 1976. He married Diana, Princess of Wales in 1981 and had two sons, Prince William and Prince Harry. The couple divorced in 1996. In 2005, Charles remarried to Camilla Parker Bowles. Charles, Prince of Wales performs official duties on behalf of the queen and is a patron, president, and member of more than 400 organizations.

Prince Charles has a height of 5’10” (1.78 m).

Collection of elevation drawings of Prince Charles with overall height
Charles, Prince of Wales is the apparent heir to the British throne as he is the eldest son of Queen Elizabeth II. He is the longest serving Prince of Wales, having the title since 1958. Charles, Prince of Wales served in the Royal Air Force and Royal Navy from 1971 to 1976.

Prince Charles has a height of 5’10” (1.78 m).

Collection of elevation drawings of Prince Charles with overall height
Charles, Prince of Wales
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Country: United Kingdom

Position: Prince of Wales

House: Windsor

Birthday
November 14, 1948

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Prince Charles elevations (assorted)

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Vice President Kamala Harris
Collection of drawings of Kamala Harris measured with overall height

Kamala Harris is an American politician and the current Vice President of the United States of America under President Joe Biden. Vice President Harris has made history as the first woman vice president, and first black and south asian vice president.

In 2003, she ran for the office of San Francisco’s District Attorney, winning the election to become the first-ever female and African American in that role. She has served as junior Senator for California since 2017. Kamala Harris is known for her work to protect the rights of women and girls, her endorsement of the DREAM Act, and her shrewd questioning of the Trump administration in the US senate. In 2019, she ran for the Democratic nomination for the President of the United States but ended her campaign in early 2020. She is now the running mate of potential future President, Joe Biden. She works out every day – she can often be found at her local SoulCycle class.

Kamala Harris has a height of 5’2” (1.57 m).

Kamala Harris is an American politician and the current Vice President of the United States of America under President Joe Biden. Vice President Harris has made history as the first woman vice president, and first black and south asian vice president.

Kamala Harris has a height of 5’2” (1.57 m).

Vice President Kamala Harris
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Country: United States
Position: Vice President (2021—)
Political Party: Democratic

Birthday
October 20, 1964

Drawings include:
Kamala Harris front, side (speech), side (waving, walking)

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