From War to Peace: Fateful Decisions in International Politics / Edition 2

From War to Peace: Fateful Decisions in International Politics / Edition 2

by Charles W. Kegley, Gregory A. Raymond
     
 

ISBN-10: 0312394683

ISBN-13: 9780312394684

Pub. Date: 07/28/2001

Publisher: Cengage Learning

FROM WAR TO PEACE teaches students to think critically about foreign policy through two of its most profound questions: Why do states go to war? And how can they create a lasting peace? Formerly titled HOW NATIONS MAKE PEACE, the book of case studies has been renamed to indicate the breadth of its content.  See more details below

Overview

FROM WAR TO PEACE teaches students to think critically about foreign policy through two of its most profound questions: Why do states go to war? And how can they create a lasting peace? Formerly titled HOW NATIONS MAKE PEACE, the book of case studies has been renamed to indicate the breadth of its content.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780312394684
Publisher:
Cengage Learning
Publication date:
07/28/2001
Edition description:
REV
Pages:
336
Product dimensions:
5.90(w) x 9.20(h) x 0.60(d)

Table of Contents

Preface. About the Authors. PART I: HOW STATES MAKE DECISIONS FOR WAR AND PEACE. 1. War and the Making of Peace: An Introduction. PART II: WAR AND PEACE IN THE CLASSICAL EUROPEAN STATE SYSTEM. 2. The Thirty Years'' War and the Peace of Westphalia: Violence as a Way of Life. 3. The Napoleonic Wars and the Congress of Vienna: Building Peace with a Concert of Power. 4. The Wars of German Unification: The Diplomacy of Iron and Blood. PART III: THE QUEST FOR PEACE IN A CENTURY OF GLOBAL WAR. 5. World War I and the Treaty of Versailles: A War to End All Wars? 6. World War II and Its Aftermath: The Long, Cold Peace. PART IV: THE FACE OF WAR AND PEACE ON THE EVE OF THE TWENTY-FIRST CENTURY. 7. The Persian Gulf War: A Hollow Victory. 8. Humanitarian Intervention into Kosovo: A Quixotic Crusade. PART V: PATHS TO PEACE IN THE TWENTY-FIRST CENTURY: MORAL DILEMMAS AND POLICY PRESCRIPTIONS. 9. Waging Peace: Choices and Consequences. Glossary. References. Index.

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