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Global Politics in the 21st Century

Authors

Robert J. Jackson, University of Redlands, California

Description

Objective, critical, optimistic, and with a global focus, this textbook combines international relations theory, history, up-to-date research, and current affairs to give students a comprehensive, unbiased understanding of international politics. It integrates theory and traditional approaches with globalization and research on such topics as terrorism, new economic superpowers, and global communications and social networking to offer unusual breadth and depth for an undergraduate course. The text is enhanced by box features and 'Close Up' sections with context and further information;…

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Key features

  • Broad coverage that integrates theory, history and traditional approaches with globalization and up-to-date research on newer topics such as terrorism, health and environmental issues, and the rise of new economic superpowers such as India and China
  • Incorporates the latest events, including the Arab Spring and civil wars in North Africa and Central Africa
  • Analyzes the wars in Iraq, Afghanistan, and elsewhere along with new security issues such as poverty, women in armed conflict, health pandemics and nuclear power plant explosions

About the book

  • DOI https://doi.org/10.1017/CBO9781139015660
  • Subjects International Relations and International Organisations,Politics and International Relations
  • Format: Paperback
    • Publication date: 16 September 2013
    • ISBN: 9780521756532
    • Dimensions (mm): 234 x 156 mm
    • Weight: 1.27kg
    • Contains: 82 b/w illus. 31 maps 22 tables
    • Page extent: 575 pages
    • Availability: Manufactured on demand: supplied direct from the printer
  • Format: Hardback
    • Publication date: 16 September 2013
    • ISBN: 9780521767453
    • Dimensions (mm): 234 x 156 mm
    • Weight: 1.45kg
    • Contains: 82 b/w illus. 31 maps 22 tables
    • Page extent: 577 pages
    • Availability: In stock
  • Format: Digital
    • Publication date: 01 February 2019
    • ISBN: 9781139015660

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