International Politics

International Politics : A Framework for Analysis

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For sophomere/junior level courses in International Relations or World Politics in Departments of Political Science.This text provides an integrated framework for analysis of international politics by linking various approaches of study into a coherent more

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  • Paperback | 432 pages
  • 218.44 x 226.06 x 27.94mm | 521.63g
  • Pearson Education (US)
  • Upper Saddle River, United States
  • English
  • 7th edition
  • 0130977756
  • 9780130977755

Table of contents

I. INTRODUCTION. 1. Approaches to the Study of International Politics. II. INTERNATIONAL SYSTEMS. 2. Historic International Systems. 3. The Contemporary Global System. III. ACTORS IN THE INTERNATIONAL SYSTEM: FOREIGN POLICY PURPOSES AND TECHNIQUES OF ACHIEVEMENT. 4. The Purposes of States: Foreign Policy Goals and Strategies. 5. Foreign Policy Actions: Power, Capabilities, and Influence. 6. The Instruments of Policy: Diplomatic Bargaining. 7. The Instruments of Policy: Propaganda. 8. The Instruments of Policy: Economic Rewards and Coercion. 9. Clandestine Actions and Military Intervention. 10. Weapons, War, and Political Influence. IV. EXPLAINING FOREIGN POLICIES. 11. Explanations of Foreign Policy. 12. Law and World Opinion in Explanations of Foreign Policy. 13. Ethics in Explanations of Foreign Policy. V. MAJOR FORMS OF INTERACTION BETWEEN STATES. 14. The Interaction of States: Conflict and Conflict Resolution. 15. The Politics of International Cooperation. more

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