Cases in International Relations: Portraits of the Future / Edition 3

Cases in International Relations: Portraits of the Future / Edition 3

by Donald M. Snow
     
 

Cases in International Relations challenges students to use international relations theory to explore the most current and pressing issues facing the world. Designed to complement the main themes of any introductory course, this text presents 16 case studies that focus on the most important and enduring issues facing the international system. Selected for their

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Cases in International Relations challenges students to use international relations theory to explore the most current and pressing issues facing the world. Designed to complement the main themes of any introductory course, this text presents 16 case studies that focus on the most important and enduring issues facing the international system. Selected for their contemporary interest to readers, each case study was written by the author. Cases in International Relations offers more than a collection of journal articles; it provides an original and integrated approach to examining global issues that is sure to engage students and get them to apply international relations concepts to real-world situations

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780205539086
Publisher:
Longman
Publication date:
05/08/2007
Series:
Alternative eText Formats Series
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
336
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 8.90(h) x 0.68(d)

Table of Contents

Preface : portraits of the future
Ch. 1China rising : looming threat or global partner?3
Ch. 2The growing significance of NGOs : Medecins sans Frontieres, peacekeeping, and beyond19
Ch. 3The democratic peace : is it true? : how do we get there?35
Ch. 4War crimes : the past in the present in the future53
Ch. 5International permission slips : sovereignty and the right of intervention72
Ch. 6Camp David I and II and beyond : how high a fence?89
Ch. 7The new trinity of globalism : geopolitics for a new age?109
Ch. 8Free trade or not free trade : from ITO to WTO and beyond127
Ch. 9Debating globalization : the case of Indonesia144
Ch. 10Future war : from symmetrical to asymmetrical conflict163
Ch. 11When national and international politics collide : the case of missile defense184
Ch. 12Who cares about Kashmir? : an old problem with new teeth203
Ch. 13Warm and getting warmer : global warming and the fate of the Kyoto Protocol223
Ch. 14"Let them drink oil" : resource conflict in the new century?239
Ch. 15Worse than the bubonic plague : AIDS in Africa as a transstate issue257
Ch. 16Understanding and organizing a post-September 11, 2001, world : the continuing campaign against evolving terrorism273

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