An Introduction to Global Studies / Edition 1

An Introduction to Global Studies / Edition 1

by Patricia J. Campbell, Aran MacKinnon, Christy R. Stevens
     
 

ISBN-10: 1405187379

ISBN-13: 9781405187374

Pub. Date: 03/16/2010

Publisher: Wiley

Taking an interdisciplinary approach, An Introduction to Global Studies presents readers with a solid introduction to the complex, interconnected forces and issues confronting today's globalized world.

  • Introduces readers to major theories, key terms, concepts, and notable theorists
  • Equips readers with the basic knowledge and conceptual tools

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Overview

Taking an interdisciplinary approach, An Introduction to Global Studies presents readers with a solid introduction to the complex, interconnected forces and issues confronting today's globalized world.

  • Introduces readers to major theories, key terms, concepts, and notable theorists
  • Equips readers with the basic knowledge and conceptual tools necessary for thinking critically about the complex issues facing the global community
  • Includes a variety of supplemental features to facilitate learning and enhance readers' understanding of the material

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781405187374
Publisher:
Wiley
Publication date:
03/16/2010
Series:
CourseSmart Series
Pages:
440
Product dimensions:
7.60(w) x 9.80(h) x 1.20(d)

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Table of Contents

List of Tables xv

List of Figures xvii

Preface xviii

Acknowledgments xxii

1. Going Global 1

2. Nation-state System 31

3. International Organizations 51

4. Human Rights 87

5. The Natural Environment 122

6. Population and Consumption 161

7. Infectious Disease and Globalization 187

8. The Gendered World 214

9. Information and Communication Technologies 251

10. War and Violent Conflict 290

11. Peace 339

Glossary 375

Index 393

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