Twentieth Century International History

Twentieth Century International History

by Stephen Chan
     
 

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This is a comprehensive book on 20th-century international history covering theoretical and philosophical issues. The work is based on an extensive selection of readings, including original work by distinguished scholars, key articles from academic journals, and classic works. Readings are grouped around major relevant themes. See more details below

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This is a comprehensive book on 20th-century international history covering theoretical and philosophical issues. The work is based on an extensive selection of readings, including original work by distinguished scholars, key articles from academic journals, and classic works. Readings are grouped around major relevant themes.

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Seventeen papers discuss issues of the 20th century in terms of international relations. Arrangement is in sections on theory, ideas, and ideology; ideas and warfare; ideas and economy; and the agenda for the 21st century. A sampling of topics: reconciling regionalism and multilateralism in the international trading system, the globalization of finance and electronic payments systems, feminism and the concept of community in international relations, and global environmental change. The editors supply a brief general introduction and continue their discussion in four section introductions. Distributed by St. Martin's Press. Annotation c. by Book News, Inc., Portland, Or.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781860643026
Publisher:
I. B.Tauris & Company, Limited
Publication date:
12/28/1998
Pages:
352
Product dimensions:
6.20(w) x 9.20(h) x 1.05(d)

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