The Globalization of World Politics / Edition 3

The Globalization of World Politics / Edition 3

by John Baylis
     
 

ISBN-10: 0199271186

ISBN-13: 9780199271184

Pub. Date: 02/15/2005

Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA


Now in its third edition, The Globalization of World Politics has been fully revised to cover the latest developments in world politics. The book features three new chapters on International Law, Terrorism, and Social Constructivism and two updated case studies.
Written specially for those coming to the subject for the first time, this text has been…  See more details below

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Now in its third edition, The Globalization of World Politics has been fully revised to cover the latest developments in world politics. The book features three new chapters on International Law, Terrorism, and Social Constructivism and two updated case studies.
Written specially for those coming to the subject for the first time, this text has been carefully edited by John Baylis and Steve Smith to ensure a coherent, accessible and lively account of the globalization of world politics. As with the previous edition, there is a companion website that offers up-to-date case studies of the conflicts in Kosovo and the 1990-91 Gulf War and a new case study on Iraq. The Globalization of World Politics, Third Edition, is ideal for undergraduate and graduate courses in International Relations.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780199271184
Publisher:
Oxford University Press, USA
Publication date:
02/15/2005
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
850
Product dimensions:
9.60(w) x 7.40(h) x 1.70(d)

Table of Contents

1Globalization and global politics19
2The evolution of international society45
3International history, 1900-194563
4International history, 1945-199093
5The end of the cold war111
6From the cold war to the war on terror131
7Realism161
8Liberalism185
9Contemporary mainstream approaches : neo-realism and neo-liberalism205
10Marxist theories of international relations225
11Social constructivism251
12Alternative approaches to international theory271
13International and global security in the post-cold war era297
14International political economy in an age of globalization325
15International law349
16International regimes369
17Diplomacy387
18The United Nations405
19Transnational actors and international organizations in global politics425
20Environmental issues451
21Terrorism and globalization479
22Nuclear proliferation499
23Nationalism521
24Culture in world affairs539
25Humanitarian intervention in world politics555
26European integration and regional cooperation579
27Global trade and finance599
28Causes and consequences of the communications and Internet revolution621
29Poverty, development, and hunger645
30Gender issues669
31Human rights689
32Globalization and the transformation of political community709
33Globalization and the post-cold war order727

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