Contemporary International Relations: Frameworks for Understanding / Edition 5

Contemporary International Relations: Frameworks for Understanding / Edition 5

by Daniel S. Papp
     
 

The text confronts readers with our rapidly changing twenty first century world that is increasingly complex, diverse, and interdependent. The book combines theoretical constructs with real world examples, vignettes, and case studies to help students form a practical understanding of international politics. For those interested in international politics. See more details below

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The text confronts readers with our rapidly changing twenty first century world that is increasingly complex, diverse, and interdependent. The book combines theoretical constructs with real world examples, vignettes, and case studies to help students form a practical understanding of international politics. For those interested in international politics.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780205265213
Publisher:
Longman Publishing Group
Publication date:
11/27/1996
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
582
Product dimensions:
7.01(w) x 9.18(h) x 0.90(d)

Table of Contents

Preface
1Contemporary International Relations1
2The State, Nationalism, and the National Interest29
3International Governmental Organizations: The United Nations and Other State-Created Organizations59
4Multinational Corporations90
5Nongovernmental Organizations, Individuals, and Other International Actors109
6Foreign Policy Decision Making133
7The Rise and Fall of the East-West Conflict151
8The North-South Conflict: Can It Be Resolved?179
9Perceptions and Policy in International Affairs199
10The United States' Outlook215
11Russia and the Other Former Soviet Republics245
12Europe, Japan, Canada, and Israel271
13The Chinese Outlook310
14Outlooks from the Developing World331
15Power355
16Economic Parameters of Power369
17Military Parameters of Power399
18Other Parameters of Power: International Law, Diplomacy, and Sociopolitical Elements of Power429
19International Political Economy459
20War, Peace, and Violence495
21Emerging Global Issues: The Environment, Drugs, Health, and Women's Rights514
22Conflicts of Values533
23Toward 2000 and Beyond551
Index565

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