CART

(0) items

Global Political Economy, 3rd Edition Evolution and Dynamics,9780230241213

Global Political Economy, 3rd Edition Evolution and Dynamics

by ;
Edition:
3rd
ISBN13:

9780230241213

ISBN10:
0230241212
Format:
Paperback
Pub. Date:
5/15/2010
Publisher(s):
Palgrave Macmillan
List Price: $49.07

Rent Textbook

(Recommended)
 
Term
Due
Price
$24.54

Buy Used Textbook

In Stock Usually Ships in 24-48 Hours
U9780230241213
$34.35

eTextbook

We're Sorry
Not Available

New Textbook

We're Sorry
Sold Out

More New and Used
from Private Sellers
Starting at $3.94
See Prices

Questions About This Book?

Why should I rent this book?
Renting is easy, fast, and cheap! Renting from eCampus.com can save you hundreds of dollars compared to the cost of new or used books each semester. At the end of the semester, simply ship the book back to us with a free UPS shipping label! No need to worry about selling it back.
How do rental returns work?
Returning books is as easy as possible. As your rental due date approaches, we will email you several courtesy reminders. When you are ready to return, you can print a free UPS shipping label from our website at any time. Then, just return the book to your UPS driver or any staffed UPS location. You can even use the same box we shipped it in!
What version or edition is this?
This is the 3rd edition with a publication date of 5/15/2010.
What is included with this book?
  • The Used copy of this book is not guaranteed to inclue any supplemental materials. Typically, only the book itself is included.
  • The Rental copy of this book is not guaranteed to include any supplemental materials. You may receive a brand new copy, but typically, only the book itself.

Summary

This is the new third edition of this popular and successful text on the contemporary global political economy and its historical evolution has been systematically revised and updated throughout. The impact of the banking and broader crisis is fully covered and new chapters have been added on security and on theories and methods.

Author Biography

Robert O'Brien holds the LIUNA/Enrico Henry Mancinelli Professorship in Global Labour Issues and is Chair of the Political Science Department at McMaster University, Canada
Marc Williams is Professor of International Relations, University of New South Wales, Australia.

Table of Contents

Introduction
PART I: THEORETICAL PERSPECTIVES
Approaches to Global Political Economy
Theories and Methods
PART II: EVOLUTION
Forging a World Economy 1400-1800
Industrial Revolution, Pax Britannica and Imperialism
The Twentieth Century: World Wars and the Post-1945 Order
PART III: DYNAMICS
International Trade
Transnational Production
The Global Financial System
Global Division of Labour
Gender
Economic Development
Global Environmental Change
Ideas
Security
Governing the Global Political Economy
Conclusion: Issues in Contemporary GPE Theory


Please wait while the item is added to your cart...