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Any suggestions for copywriter or provide generic description of the product to be used for the Internet or non-channel specific applications. THE GLOBAL FUTURE: A BRIEF INTRODUCTION TO WORLD POLITICS gives you a cost-effective alternative to lengthy, detailed textbooks. Based on Kegley's best-selling WORLD POLITICS: TREND AND TRANSFORMATION, THE GLOBAL FUTURE helps you understand contemporary events and emerging global trends. Every chapter contains thought-provoking case studies, box inserts with rival views on current controversies, and a marginal glossary, as well as vivid graphs, maps, and photographs. Centering on the latest international developments, THE GLOBAL FUTURE: A BRIEF INTRODUCTION TO WORLD POLITICS encourages you to form your own opinions about the pressing security, economic, and environmental problems of the twenty-first century.
Table of Contents
|Trend and Transformation in World Politics|
|Analyzing World Politics|
|Theories of World Politics|
|The Actors in World Politics|
|Foreign Policy Decision Making|
|Great-Power Politics in Historical Perspective|
|The Global South in a World of Powers|
|Nonstate Actors and the Challenge of Global Governance|
|The Politics of Global Security|
|Patterns of Armed Conflict|
|Military Power and the Use of Force|
|Alliances, Arms Control, and the Balance of Power|
|International Law and Organization as Alternative Paths to Peace|
|The Politics of Global Welfare|
|The Globalization of World Politics|
|The Political Economy of Trade and Monetary Relations|
|International Human Rights|
|Population, Resources, and Global Environmental Politics|
|Alternative World Futures|
|Prospects for a New World Order|
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