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Understanding Global Conflict and Cooperation: An Introduction to Theory and History, 9th Edition

By Joseph S. Nye, David A. Welch

Published by Pearson

Published Date: Feb 9, 2012

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Updated in its 9th edition, Understanding Global Conflict and Cooperation is a concise and penetrating introduction to world politics in an era of complex interdependence. This text employs lessons from theory and history to examine conflict and cooperating among global actors and thus to provide readers with a durable analytical framework. From twentieth and twenty-first century wars to global finance and global governance, Understanding Global Conflict and Cooperation, expands substantially on a classic work and continues to deliver a thought-provoking survey of international relations today.

Table of Contents

Chapter 1. Are There Enduring Logics of Cooperation in World Politics?

Chapter 2. Explaining Conflict and Cooperation: Tools and Techniques of the Trade

Chapter 3. From Westphalia to World War I

Chapter 4. The Failure of Collective Security and World War II

Chapter 5. The Cold War

Chapter 6. Post-Cold War Cooperation, Conflict, Flashpoints

Chapter 7. Globalization and Interdependence

Chapter 8. The Information Revolution and Transnational Actors

Chapter 9. What Can We Expect in the Future?

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