Globalization of World Politics: An Introduction to International Relations

Globalization of World Politics: An Introduction to International Relations

by John Baylis
     
 

ISBN-10: 0198781091

ISBN-13: 9780198781097

Pub. Date: 11/01/1997

Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA

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…  See more details below

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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:
9780198781097
Publisher:
Oxford University Press, USA
Publication date:
11/01/1997
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
560
Product dimensions:
7.44(w) x 9.69(h) x 1.10(d)

Table of Contents

Detailed Contents
List of Figures
List of Boxes
List of Tables
About the Contributors
Introduction1
1The Globalization of World Politics13
Pt. 1The Historical Context31
2The Evolution of International Society33
3International History 1900-194549
4International History 1945-199071
5The End of the Cold War89
Pt. 2Theories of World Politics107
6Realism109
7World-System Theory125
8Liberalism147
9New Approaches to International Theory165
Pt. 3Structures and Processes191
10International Security in the Post-Cold War Era193
11International Political Economy in an Age of Globalization212
12International Regimes231
13Diplomacy249
14The United Nations and International Organization264
15Transnational Actors and International Organizations in Global Politics287
Pt. 4International Issues311
16Environmental Issues313
17Nuclear Proliferation339
18Nationalism359
19Cultural Conflict in International Relations: The West and Islam374
20Humanitarian Intervention and World Politics391
21Regionalism and Integration409
22Global Trade and Finance429
23Poverty, Development, and Hunger449
24Human Rights469
25Gender Issues483
References498
Index515

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