9780078050930

Annual Editions: World Politics 11/12

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    9780078050930

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    0078050936

  • Edition: 32nd
  • Format: Paperback
  • Copyright: 2/1/2011
  • Publisher: McGraw-Hill/Dushkin
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Summary

TheAnnual Editionsseries is designed to provide convenient, inexpensive access to a wide range of current articles from some of the most respected magazines, newspapers, and journals published today.Annual Editionsare updated on a regular basis through a continuous monitoring of over 300 periodical sources. The articles selected are authored by prominent scholars, researchers, and commentators writing for a general audience. TheAnnual Editionsvolumes have a number of common organizational features designed to make them particularly useful in the classroom: a general introduction; an annotated table of contents; a topic guide; an annotated listing of selected World Wide Web sites; and a brief overview for each section. Each volume also offers an onlineInstructor's Resource Guidewith testing materials.Using Annual Editions in the Classroomis a general guide that provides a number of interesting and functional ideas for usingAnnual Editionsreaders in the classroom. Visit www.mhhe.com/annualeditions for more details.

Table of Contents

Preface
Correlation Guide
Topic Guide
Internet References
The International System and Changing World Order of the Twenty-First Century
Unit Overview
The Age of Nonpolarity: What Will Follow U.S. Dominance?
America's Edge: Power in the Networked Century
Europe, the Second Superpower
Is Beijing Ready for Global Leadership?
The Elephant in the Room
Managing Interstate Conflicts and the Proliferation of Weapons
Unit Overview
Alliances, Balance of Power and the Use of Force
Europe and Russia: Up from the Abyss?
In the Koreas, Five Possible Ways to War
Proliferation of Nuclear, Biological, and Chemical Weapons and Technology
Obama's Nuclear Policy: Limited Change
After Iran Gets the Bomb
Evolving Bioweapon Threats Require New Countermeasures
Foreign Policy Decision Making
Unit Overview
Obama's Foreign Policy: The End of the Beginning
In Search of Sustainable Security: Linking National Security, Human Security, and Collective Security Interests to Protect America and Our World
A Hidden World, Growing Beyond Control
DOD's Energy Challenge as Strategic Opportunity
Great Power Interstate Conflicts and Rivalries
Unit Overview
The OSCE and the 2010 Crisis in Kyrgyzstan, CSIS-IND TASK FORCE, CSIS's Institute for New Democracies, May 14, 2010
Chinese Military Seeks to Extend Its Naval Power
The False Religion of MidEast Peace
North-South Interstate Conflicts and Rivalries
Unit Overview
The Next Empire
"Obama and Latin America: New Beginnings, Old Frictions,"
Conflicts among Nation-States in the Global South, Sub-National Conflicts, and the Role of Non-State Actors in an Interdependent World
Unit Overview
Organized Crime in Iraq: Strategic Surprise and Lessons for Future Contingencies
The Cocaine Coast
Africa's Forever Wars
Asymmetric Conflicts: Trends in Terrorism and Counterterrorism
Unit Overview
Profiling: Sketching the Face of Jihadism
Al-Shabab's Agenda in the Wake of the Kampala Suicide Attacks
Three Pillars of Counterinsurgency
Combating Terrorism with SocioEconomics: Leveraging the Private Sector
Contemporary Foreign Policy Debates
Unit Overview
Defining Success in Afghanistan: What Can the United States Accept?
All Counterinsurgency Is Local
International Organizations, International Law, and Global Governance
Unit Overview
Millennium Development Goals: At a Glance, UN Department of Public Information, April 2010
The African Standby Force, Genocide, and International Relations Theory
"Rethinking the Responsibility to Protect,"
The International Economic System
Unit Overview
China to the Rescue: Growing out of the Financial Crisis
Can the BRICs Become a Bloc?
Globalizing Issues
Unit Overview
The New Population Bomb: The Four Megatrends That Will Change the World
The World's Water Challenge
Test-Your-Knowledge Form
Article Rating Form
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