Politics among Nations, Brief Edition / Edition 1

Paperback (Print)
Buy Used
Buy Used from BN.com
$47.83
(Save 39%)
Item is in good condition but packaging may have signs of shelf wear/aging or torn packaging.
Condition: Used – Good details
Used and New from Other Sellers
Used and New from Other Sellers
from $4.50
Usually ships in 1-2 business days
(Save 94%)
Other sellers (Paperback)
  • All (17) from $4.50   
  • New (1) from $130.51   
  • Used (16) from $4.50   
Close
Sort by
Page 1 of 1
Showing All
Note: Marketplace items are not eligible for any BN.com coupons and promotions
$130.51
Seller since 2008

Feedback rating:

(203)

Condition:

New — never opened or used in original packaging.

Like New — packaging may have been opened. A "Like New" item is suitable to give as a gift.

Very Good — may have minor signs of wear on packaging but item works perfectly and has no damage.

Good — item is in good condition but packaging may have signs of shelf wear/aging or torn packaging. All specific defects should be noted in the Comments section associated with each item.

Acceptable — item is in working order but may show signs of wear such as scratches or torn packaging. All specific defects should be noted in the Comments section associated with each item.

Used — An item that has been opened and may show signs of wear. All specific defects should be noted in the Comments section associated with each item.

Refurbished — A used item that has been renewed or updated and verified to be in proper working condition. Not necessarily completed by the original manufacturer.

New

Ships from: Chicago, IL

Usually ships in 1-2 business days

  • Standard, 48 States
  • Standard (AK, HI)
Page 1 of 1
Showing All
Close
Sort by

Overview

For more than four decades, Politics Among Nations. has been considered by many to be the premiere text in international politics. This brief edition—edited by Professor Morgenthau's former research assistant—features the same themes, including national interest and power, that are commonplace among practitioners of foreign policy.

Read More Show Less

Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780070433069
  • Publisher: McGraw-Hill Companies, The
  • Publication date: 7/1/1992
  • Series: Brief Edition Series
  • Edition description: ABR
  • Edition number: 1
  • Pages: 448
  • Product dimensions: 6.00 (w) x 8.30 (h) x 0.69 (d)

Table of Contents

Preface to the Brief Edition
Preface to the Sixth Edition
Pt. 1 Theory and Practice of International Politics 1
1 A Realist Theory of International Politics 3
2 The Science of International Politics 17
Pt. 2 International Politics as a Struggle for Power 27
3 Political Power 29
4 The Struggle for Power: Policy of the Status Quo 50
5 The Struggle for Power: Imperialism 56
6 The Struggle for Power: Policy of Prestige 84
7 The Ideological Element in International Policies 99
Pt. 3 National Power 113
8 The Essence of National Power 115
9 Elements of National Power 124
10 Evaluation of National Power 166
Pt. 4 Limitations of National Power: The Balance of Power 181
11 The Balance of Power 183
12 Different Methods of the Balance of Power 194
13 The Structure of the Balance of Power 213
Pt. 5 Limitations of National Power: International Morality and World Public Opinion 217
14 Morality, Mores, and Law as Restraints on Power 219
15 International Morality 224
Pt. 6 Limitations of National Power: International Law 251
16 The Main Problems of International Law 253
Pt. 7 International Politics in the Contemporary World 269
17 The New Moral Force of Nationalistic Universalism 271
Pt. 8 The Problem of Peace: Peace through Limitation 275
18 Disarmament 277
19 Security 290
20 International Government 299
21 International Government: The United Nations 319
Pt. 9 The Problem of Peace: Peace through Transformation 331
22 The World State 333
23 The World Community 348
Pt. 10 The Problem of Peace: Peace through Accommodation 359
24 Diplomacy 361
25 The Future of Diplomacy 373
Historical Glossary 391
Index 409
Read More Show Less

Customer Reviews

Be the first to write a review
( 0 )
Rating Distribution

5 Star

(0)

4 Star

(0)

3 Star

(0)

2 Star

(0)

1 Star

(0)

Your Rating:

Your Name: Create a Pen Name or

Barnes & Noble.com Review Rules

Our reader reviews allow you to share your comments on titles you liked, or didn't, with others. By submitting an online review, you are representing to Barnes & Noble.com that all information contained in your review is original and accurate in all respects, and that the submission of such content by you and the posting of such content by Barnes & Noble.com does not and will not violate the rights of any third party. Please follow the rules below to help ensure that your review can be posted.

Reviews by Our Customers Under the Age of 13

We highly value and respect everyone's opinion concerning the titles we offer. However, we cannot allow persons under the age of 13 to have accounts at BN.com or to post customer reviews. Please see our Terms of Use for more details.

What to exclude from your review:

Please do not write about reviews, commentary, or information posted on the product page. If you see any errors in the information on the product page, please send us an email.

Reviews should not contain any of the following:

  • - HTML tags, profanity, obscenities, vulgarities, or comments that defame anyone
  • - Time-sensitive information such as tour dates, signings, lectures, etc.
  • - Single-word reviews. Other people will read your review to discover why you liked or didn't like the title. Be descriptive.
  • - Comments focusing on the author or that may ruin the ending for others
  • - Phone numbers, addresses, URLs
  • - Pricing and availability information or alternative ordering information
  • - Advertisements or commercial solicitation

Reminder:

  • - By submitting a review, you grant to Barnes & Noble.com and its sublicensees the royalty-free, perpetual, irrevocable right and license to use the review in accordance with the Barnes & Noble.com Terms of Use.
  • - Barnes & Noble.com reserves the right not to post any review -- particularly those that do not follow the terms and conditions of these Rules. Barnes & Noble.com also reserves the right to remove any review at any time without notice.
  • - See Terms of Use for other conditions and disclaimers.
Search for Products You'd Like to Recommend

Recommend other products that relate to your review. Just search for them below and share!

Create a Pen Name

Your Pen Name is your unique identity on BN.com. It will appear on the reviews you write and other website activities. Your Pen Name cannot be edited, changed or deleted once submitted.

 
Your Pen Name can be any combination of alphanumeric characters (plus - and _), and must be at least two characters long.

Continue Anonymously

    If you find inappropriate content, please report it to Barnes & Noble
    Why is this product inappropriate?
    Comments (optional)