The Globalization of World Politics: An Introduction to International Relations
A Paperback edition by John Baylis in English (Dec 9, 2010)
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Short Description: Working from a unique non-U.S. perspective, this market-leading text provides a coherent, accessible, and engaging introduction to the globalization of world politics. Now in its... Read more
Working from a unique non-U.S. perspective, this market-leading text provides a coherent, accessible, and engaging introduction to the globalization of world politics. Now in its fifth edition, this internationally successful text has been fully revised and updated in light of recent developments in world politics. New chapters on post colonialism and post structuralism ensure that it will remain the most comprehensive introduction to international relations available. This exceptional text is ideal for students who are approaching the subject for the first time.
* Presents contributions from an impressive line-up of international experts, each of whom provides accessible but stimulating insights into history, theory, structures, processes, and other key issues in the field
* Offers a visually appealing full-color interior
* Provides a strong pedagogical program, which includes numerous boxes, figures, tables, maps, questions, lively examples, and case studies
The Globalization of World Politics Paperback edition by John Baylis
- Edited by
- John Baylis
- Edited by
- Steve Smith
- Edited by
- Patricia Owens
- Oxford University Press
- Publication date
- Dec 9, 2010
- Edition Number 5; Revised
- Product dimensions
- 198 x 265 x 32mm
Introduction ; 1. Globalization and global politics ; PART ONE: THE HISTORICAL CONTEXT ; 2. The evolution of international society ; 3. International history, 1900-1999 ; 4. From the cold war to the world economic crisis ; PART TWO: THEORIES OF WORLD POLITICS ; 5. Realism ; 6. Liberalism ; 7. Contemporary mainstream approaches: neo-realism and neo-liberalism ; 8. Marxist and critical theories of international relations ; 9. Social constructivism ; 10. Post structuralism ; 11. Post colonialism ; 12. International ethics ; PART THREE: STRUCTURES AND PROCESSES ; 13. The changing character of war ; 14. International and global security ; 15. International political economy in an age of globalization ; 16. Gender in world politics ; 17. International law ; 18. International regimes ; 19. The United Nations ; 20. Transnational actors and international organizations in global politics ; PART FOUR: INTERNATIONAL ISSUES ; 21. Environmental issues ; 22. Terrorism and globalization ; 23. Nuclear proliferation ; 24. Nationalism ; 25. Culture in world affairs ; 26. Regionalism in international affairs ; 27. Global trade and finance ; 28. Poverty, development, and hunger ; 29. Human security ; 30. Human rights ; 31. Humanitarian intervention in world politics ; PART FIVE: GLOBALIZATION IN THE FUTURE ; 32. Globalization and the transformation of political community ; 33. Globalization and the post-cold war order