International Studies: An Interdisciplinary Approach to Global Issues

Editor/Author Anderson, Sheldon, Peterson, Mark Allen, Toops, Stanley W. and Hey, Jeanne A.K.
Publication Year: 2014
Publisher: Westview Press

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ISBN: 978-0-81-334932-9
Category: Social Sciences - Political science
Image Count: 114
Book Status: Available
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This groundbreaking text provides an interdisciplinary approach to learning about the global issues and regions important in today's world.

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Table of Contents

  • Preface
  • Introduction
  • PART ONE: THE DISCIPLINES OF INTERNATIONAL STUDIES
  • 1 The Past in the Present: Historical Interpretation in International Conflict
  • 2 Peoples, Places, and Patterns: Geography in International Studies
  • 3 Anthropology and Intercultural Relations
  • 4 Economics and International Development
  • 5 Power, Conflict, and Policy: The Role of Political Science in International Studies
  • PART TWO: INTERDISCIPLINARY APPROACHES TO REGIONAL AND INTERNATIONAL TOPICS
  • 6 North America and International Studies
  • 7 Europe and the Modern World
  • 8 East Asia, the Pacific, and International Studies: Demography and Development
  • 9 South and Central Asia and International Studies: Environment and Population
  • 10 Africa and the International Community
  • 11 The Middle East
  • 12 Latin America
  • PART THREE: CONTEMPORARY GLOBAL ISSUES
  • 13 International Terrorism
  • 14 Turkey and the European Union: The Crossroad from Europe to Asia
  • 15 New Global Players in the Twenty-First Century
  • 16 The Arab Uprisings
  • 17 The Veil Controversy
  • 18 The Responsibility to Protect
  • 19 Global Population Projections
  • Conclusion
  • Glossary