top_2_1.jpg top_2_2.jpg
Search Results
125 Results Found For: International Relations
Display Text Only Results
Page: 6  7  8  9  10   <<    <    >    >>   Amount of Results to Show: Sort by:
Approaches to Global Governance Theory
Approaches to Global Governance Theory (September 1999)
Martin Hewson - Editor
Timothy J. Sinclair - Editor

Showcases diverse theoretical approaches in the emerging area of global governance.
"What I like most is the diversity of well-argued positions about 'global governance' that the book includes. Both as a concept and as a phenomena, 'global governance' is highly contested, and this book reflects that contestation." -- Craig N. Murphy, Wellesley College
As the debate over global governance heats up, Approaches to Global Govern...(Read More)
States, Firms, and Power
States, Firms, and Power (August 1999)
Successful Sanctions in United States Foreign Policy
George E. Shambaugh - Author

Analyses the effectiveness of economic sanctions as instruments of statecraft.

States, Firms, and Power uncovers the workings behind frequently maligned and often misapplied economic sanctions and incentives that have emerged as the United States policy tools of choice. Shambaugh uses a theory of economic statecraft to analyze the sources and limitations of power relations between states and firms. The book featur...(Read More)
Economic Interdependence in Ukrainian-Russian Relations
Economic Interdependence in Ukrainian-Russian Relations (July 1999)
Paul J. D'Anieri - Author

In the most detailed study to date of the emerging international political economy of the former Soviet Union, Economic Interdependence in Ukrainian-Russian Relations analyzes the intractable economic dilemmas facing Russia's neighbors, and shows how economic interdependence has become the key axis for the pursuit of power politics in the region.
Ukraine's quest for complete political autonomy from Russia is in tension with the deep econ...(Read More)
Anarchy and the Environment
Anarchy and the Environment (May 1999)
The International Relations of Common Pool Resources
J. Samuel Barkin - Editor
George E. Shambaugh - Editor

Argues that the logic of common pool resources is the most appropriate and productive way to understand international environmental conflict, and offers important practical insights into environmental negotiations and bargaining.

"International environmental problems are of rising salience in the field and this book promises to be highly relevant for all of them. While the focus of the book--Common Pool Resources-- ...(Read More)
Contested Grounds
Contested Grounds (April 1999)
Security and Conflict in the New Environmental Politics
Daniel H. Deudney - Editor
Richard A. Matthew - Editor

Presents diverse views on the relationship between environmental politics and international security.

Since the end of the Cold War, the relationship between international security and the environment has been subject to intensive policy concern, scholarly debate and research. Contested Grounds brings together many of the best known researchers on this emerging topic as they present sharply conflicting views on t...(Read More)
Private Authority and International Affairs
Private Authority and International Affairs (April 1999)
A. Claire Cutler - Editor
Virginia Haufler - Editor
Tony Porter - Editor

Explores in detail the degree to which private sector firms are beginning to replace governments in "governing" some areas of international relations.

Governments today are too often unwilling to intervene in global commerce, and international organizations are too often unable to govern effectively. In their place, firms increasingly cooperate internationally to establish the rules and standards of behavior for themselves and for othe...(Read More)
Political Parties and the Collapse of the Old Orders
Political Parties and the Collapse of the Old Orders (January 1999)
John Kenneth White - Editor
Philip John Davies - Editor

Addresses the altered states of political parties and politics in the post-Cold War era.

With the passage of the Cold War, political parties in nearly every corner of the globe have undergone a vast upheaval. Old ideas have become obsolete, electoral maps have been redrawn, party structures have been rebuilt, and new leaders have emerged. Political Parties and the Collapse of the Old Orders describes these changes using several ...(Read More)
Korean-American Relations
Korean-American Relations (December 1998)
Yur-Bok Lee - Editor
Wayne Patterson - Editor

Leading historians and Asian-specialists explore key aspects of United States-Korean relations.

Built upon the highly successful volume One Hundred Years of Korean-American Relations, 1882-1982, this book describes Korea's importance to the United States and the development of the current relationship. The ramifications of this relationship are evident by the facts that South Korea now constitutes America'...(Read More)
Collective Conflict Management and Changing World Politics
Collective Conflict Management and Changing World Politics (June 1998)
Joseph Lepgold - Editor
Thomas G. Weiss - Editor

Examines the prospects for collective management of international conflict, identifying the international and domestic conditions under which it will and will not tend to work and exploring whether the end of the Cold War will make its success more or less likely than before.

For several decades the debate over collective security--the idea that alliances are problematic and that all nations should pledge to come to the ...(Read More)
From Pirates to Drug Lords
From Pirates to Drug Lords (April 1998)
The Post - Cold War Caribbean Security Environment
Michael C. Desch - Editor
Jorge I. Dominguez - Editor
Andres Serbin - Editor

Examines Caribbean countries' impact on the U. S. and the world and how they have consolidated their democracies, advanced prosperity, and maintained peace through collective security and international cooperation.

U.S. Marines in Haiti. Pirates or drug traffickers penetrating the southern border of the United States. Special economic arrangements that foster growth for some and hardship for others. These headlines about the Caribb...(Read More)
Page: 6  7  8  9  10   <<    <    >    >>   Amount of Results to Show: Sort by: