The Globalization of World Politics: An Introduction to International Relations / Edition 5

The Globalization of World Politics: An Introduction to International Relations / Edition 5

by John Baylis, Steve Smith, Patricia Owens
     
 

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ISBN-10: 0199569096

ISBN-13: 9780199569090

Pub. Date: 01/29/2011

Publisher: Oxford University Press

Fully revised and updated to cover the latest developments in world politics, the new edition of this highly successful book once again provides the ideal introduction to international relations. It has been updated to reflect events since 1997, and now offers a more coherent integration of the globalization theme throughout the book. It has been carefully edited to

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Fully revised and updated to cover the latest developments in world politics, the new edition of this highly successful book once again provides the ideal introduction to international relations. It has been updated to reflect events since 1997, and now offers a more coherent integration of the globalization theme throughout the book. It has been carefully edited to ensure a comprehensive, accessible, and lively account of the globalization of world politics.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780199569090
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
Publication date:
01/29/2011
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
680
Product dimensions:
7.60(w) x 10.40(h) x 1.10(d)

Table of Contents

Introduction, Steve Smith, Patricia Owens, and John Baylis
1. Globalization and Global Politics, Anthony McGrew
PART ONE: THE HISTORICAL CONTEXT
2. The Evolution of International Society, David Armstrong
3. International History, 1900-1999, Len Scott
4. From the End of the Cold War to the New Global Era?, Michael Cox
5. Rising Powers and the Emerging Global Order, Andrew Hurrell
PART TWO: THEORIES OF WORLD POLITICS
6. Realism, Tim Dunne and Brian C. Schmidt
7. Liberalism, Tim Dunne
8. Contemporary Mainstream Approaches: Neo-Realism and Neo-Liberalism, Steven L. Lamy
9. Marxist Theories of International Relations, Stephen Hobden and Richard Wyn Jones
10. Social Constructivism, Michael Barnett
11. Poststructuralism, Lene Hansen
12. Post-colonialism, Christine Sylvester
13. International Ethics, Richard Shapcott
PART THREE: STRUCTURES AND PROCESSES
14. The Changing Character of War, Mike Sheehan
15. International and Global Security, John Baylis
16. International Political Economy in an Age of Globalization, Ngaire Woods
17. Gender in World Politics, J. Ann Tickner
18. International Law, Christian Reus-Smit
19. International Regimes, Richard Little
20. The United Nations, Paul Taylor and Devon Curtis
21. Transnational Actors and International Organizations in Global Politics, Peter Willetts
PART FOUR: INTERNATIONAL ISSUES
22. Environmental Issues, John Vogler
23. Terrorism and Globalization, James D. Kiras
24. Nuclear Proliferation, Sheena Chestnut Greitens
25. Nationalism, John Breuilly
26. Regionalism in International Affairs, Edward Best and Thomas Christiansen
27. Global Trade and Global Finance, Matthew Watson
28. Poverty, Development, and Hunger, Tony Evans and Caroline Thomas
29. Human Security, Amitav Acharya
30. Human Rights, Jack Donnelly
31. Humanitarian Intervention in World Politics, Alex J. Bellamy and Nicholas J. Wheeler
PART FIVE: GLOBALIZATION IN THE FUTURE
32. Globalization and the Transformation of Political Community, Andrew Linklater
33. Globalization and the Post-Cold War Order, Ian Clark
Glossary
References
Index

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