Politics & International Relations: International Relations

  • The Global Spread Of Arms: Political Economy Of International Security book cover

    The Global Spread Of Arms

    Political Economy Of International Security, 1st Edition

    By Frederic S Pearson

    Today, despite the end of the cold war, more countries have more sophisticated weapons from more numerous suppliers than ever before. This is partly a product of continuing and growing conflicts?especially regional and interethnic ones?but it also reflects the political and economic difficulties of…

    Hardback – 2019-09-13

  • Third World Cities In Global Perspective: The Political Economy Of Uneven Urbanization book cover

    Third World Cities In Global Perspective

    The Political Economy Of Uneven Urbanization, 1st Edition

    By David Smith

    In this innovative book, David Smith ultimately links what happens on the ground in the neighborhoods where people live to the larger political and economic forces at work, putting these connections in a historical framework and using a case study approach.The societies of the world's…

    Hardback – 2019-09-13

  • The Architecture Of Global Governance: An Introduction To The Study Of International Organizations book cover

    The Architecture Of Global Governance

    An Introduction To The Study Of International Organizations, 1st Edition

    By Jr. Muldoon

    In our world of massive and rapid change, international organizations are at the vanguard of a worldwide movement to build a new world order based on the principles of global governance. The international system established in the wake of World War II is coming undone, argues James Muldoon, and the…

    Hardback – 2019-09-13

  • Political Agroecology: Advancing the Transition to Sustainable Food Systems book cover

    Political Agroecology

    Advancing the Transition to Sustainable Food Systems, 1st Edition

    By Manuel González de Molina, Paulo Frederico Petersen, Francisco Garrido Peña, Francisco Roberto Caporal

    Political Agroecology is the first book to offer a systematic and articulated reflection on Political Agroecology from the Agroecological perspective. It defines the disciplinary field responsible for designing and producing actions, institutions and regulations aimed at achieving agrarian…

    Paperback – 2019-09-11
    CRC Press
    Advances in Agroecology

  • The United Nations and Changing World Politics: Revised and Updated with a New Introduction book cover

    The United Nations and Changing World Politics

    Revised and Updated with a New Introduction, 8th Edition

    By Thomas G. Weiss, David P. Forsythe, Roger A. Coate, Kelly-Kate Pease

    The revised and updated Introduction to this classic text situates the UN in substantially changing world politics, including: The election of the ninth Secretary-General, António Guterres; The burgeoning of “new nationalisms” worldwide, including most importantly in the Trump administration’s…

    Paperback – 2019-08-28

  • What Is Democracy? book cover

    What Is Democracy?

    1st Edition

    By Alain Touraine, David Macey

    In this sequel to A Critique of Modernity, Alain Touraine questions the social and cultural content of democracy today. At a time when state power is being increasingly eroded by the economic might of transnational capital, what possible value can we ascribe to a democratic idea that is defined…

    Hardback – 2019-08-28

  • Institutions, Transition Economies, And Economic Development book cover

    Institutions, Transition Economies, And Economic Development

    1st Edition

    By Tim Yeager

    Why are some nations wealthy while others are desperately poor? Despite the rapid advancement of technology and the free flow of information provided by computers, many poor nations are falling further behind the wealthy nations of the world. Why is it that these poorer nations cannot catch up?…

    Hardback – 2019-08-28

  • Empire And Community: Edmund Burke's Writings And Speeches On International Relations book cover

    Empire And Community

    Edmund Burke's Writings And Speeches On International Relations, 1st Edition

    By David P. Fidler, Jennifer M. Welsh

    Edmund Burke has long been regarded as one of the most important political thinkers of the late eighteenth century, and his writings and speeches continue to inspire and challenge to the present day. But Burke's thinking on international relations has not been fully addressed by the scholarly…

    Hardback – 2019-08-28

  • Capital Controls In Emerging Economies book cover

    Capital Controls In Emerging Economies

    1st Edition

    By Christine P Ries,Richard J Swe, Richard J Sweeney

    As a growing number of nations usher in market economies, policymakers must grapple with key decisions regarding capital controls and capital account liberalization. In this ambitious volume, distinguished economists evaluate these choices within the context of economic efficiency, economic…

    Hardback – 2019-08-28

  • Secret Intelligence: A Reader book cover

    Secret Intelligence

    A Reader, 2nd Edition

    Edited by Christopher Andrew, Richard J. Aldrich, Wesley K. Wark

    The second edition of Secret Intelligence: A Reader brings together key essays from the field of intelligence studies, blending classic works on concepts and approaches with more recent essays dealing with current issues and ongoing debates about the future of intelligence. Secret intelligence has…

    Paperback – 2019-08-07

  • Understanding Global Politics: Actors and Themes in International Affairs book cover

    Understanding Global Politics

    Actors and Themes in International Affairs, 1st Edition

    Edited by Klaus Larres, Ruth Wittlinger

    Contemporary international affairs are largely shaped by widely differing thematic issues and actors, such as nation states, international institutions, NGOs and multinational companies. Obtaining a deeper understanding of these multifaceted themes and actors is crucial for developing a…

    Paperback – 2019-08-07

  • National Security book cover

    National Security

    7th Edition

    By Donald M. Snow

    The seventh edition of this highly successful textbook analyzes the history, evolution, and processes of national security policies. It examines national security from two fundamental fault lines - the end of the Cold War and the evolution of contemporary terrorism dating from the 9/11 terrorist…

    Paperback – 2019-07-29

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