Essentials of International Relations

ISBN-10: 0393928977

ISBN-13: 9780393928976

Edition: 4th 2008

Authors: Karen Mingst, Karen A. Mingst

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Essentials of International Relations is widely recognized for its concise, lucid coverage of the fundamental topics of international political theory. Taking a balanced view of major theoretical approaches to international politicsincluding liberalism and realism, as well as Marxism, feminism, and constructivismProfessor Mingst provides the analytical tools students need to understand world political affairs at the individual, state, and international system levels. The Fourth Edition has been thoroughly updated and revised to reflect recent global developments, and its brief format affords instructors the flexibility of customizing their curriculum using supplementary readings from the Norton Series in World Politics or other books. Concise but comprehensive, sophisticated yet accessible, Essentials of International Relations remains the premierand most affordablebrief text in this dynamic field.
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List price: $40.00
Edition: 4th
Copyright year: 2008
Publisher: W. W. Norton & Company, Incorporated
Publication date: 8/24/2007
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 368
Size: 7.00" wide x 9.50" long x 1.00" tall
Weight: 1.584
Language: English

Karen A. Mingst is Lockwood Chair Professor at the Patterson School of Diplomacy and International Commerce at the University of Kentucky. She holds a Ph.D. in political science from the University of Wisconsin. A specialist in international organization, international law, and international development, Professor Mingst has conducted research in Western Europe, West Africa, and Yugoslavia. She is the author or editor of seven books and numerous academic articles. She has frequently taught the introductory international relations course. In addition, she has traveled and lectured extensively at universities around the globe.

Approaches to International Relations
The Historical Context of Contemporary International Relations
Contending Perspectives: How to Think about International Relations
The International System
The State
The Individual
International Organizations, Nongovernmental
War and Strife
International Political Economy
Globalizing Issues
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