International Relations: A Very Short Introduction

3.27 avg rating
( 305 ratings by Goodreads )
 
9780192801579: International Relations: A Very Short Introduction

Covering topics such as foreign policy, the world economy, and globalization, this Very Short Introduction exemplifies the many disciplines that come together in the study of international events. Discussing not only the main academic theories, but also the practical problems and issues, Wilkinson considers key normative questions, such as how the international state system might be reformed so that international relations are improved.

"synopsis" may belong to another edition of this title.

About the Author:


Paul Wilkinson is Professor of International Relations at the University of St. Andrews

Review:

So has Browning succeeded in conveying to both academic and general readers some of the core issues and themes surrounding the term, international security? For me, I would say yes. * Klaus Dodds, e-international relations *

"About this title" may belong to another edition of this title.

Buy New View Book
List Price: US$ 11.95
US$ 7.31

Convert Currency

Shipping: FREE
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.

Destination, Rates & Speeds

Add to Basket

Top Search Results from the AbeBooks Marketplace

1.

Paul Wilkinson
Published by Oxford University Press, United Kingdom (2007)
ISBN 10: 0192801570 ISBN 13: 9780192801579
New Paperback Quantity Available: 10
Seller:
The Book Depository
(London, United Kingdom)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Oxford University Press, United Kingdom, 2007. Paperback. Book Condition: New. Language: English . Brand New Book. Of undoubtable relevance today, in a post-9-11 world of growing political tension and unease, this Very Short Introduction covers the topics essential to an understanding of modern international relations. Paul Wilkinson explains the theories and the practice that underlie the subject, and investigates issues ranging from foreign policy, arms control, and terrorism, to the environment and world poverty. He examines the role of organizations such as the United Nations and the European Union, as well as the influence of ethnic and religious movements and terrorist groups which also play a role in shaping the way states and governments interact. This up-to-date book is required reading for those seeking a new perspective to help untangle and decipher international events. ABOUT THE SERIES: The Very Short Introductions series from Oxford University Press contains hundreds of titles in almost every subject area. These pocket-sized books are the perfect way to get ahead in a new subject quickly. Our expert authors combine facts, analysis, perspective, new ideas, and enthusiasm to make interesting and challenging topics highly readable. Bookseller Inventory # AOP9780192801579

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 7.31
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

2.

Paul Wilkinson
Published by Oxford University Press, United Kingdom (2007)
ISBN 10: 0192801570 ISBN 13: 9780192801579
New Paperback Quantity Available: 10
Seller:
The Book Depository US
(London, United Kingdom)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Oxford University Press, United Kingdom, 2007. Paperback. Book Condition: New. Language: English . Brand New Book. Of undoubtable relevance today, in a post-9-11 world of growing political tension and unease, this Very Short Introduction covers the topics essential to an understanding of modern international relations. Paul Wilkinson explains the theories and the practice that underlie the subject, and investigates issues ranging from foreign policy, arms control, and terrorism, to the environment and world poverty. He examines the role of organizations such as the United Nations and the European Union, as well as the influence of ethnic and religious movements and terrorist groups which also play a role in shaping the way states and governments interact. This up-to-date book is required reading for those seeking a new perspective to help untangle and decipher international events. ABOUT THE SERIES: The Very Short Introductions series from Oxford University Press contains hundreds of titles in almost every subject area. These pocket-sized books are the perfect way to get ahead in a new subject quickly. Our expert authors combine facts, analysis, perspective, new ideas, and enthusiasm to make interesting and challenging topics highly readable. Bookseller Inventory # AOP9780192801579

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 7.41
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

3.

Wilkinson, Paul
Published by Oxford University Press
ISBN 10: 0192801570 ISBN 13: 9780192801579
New PAPERBACK Quantity Available: 6
Seller:
IBestBargains, LLC
(Houston, TX, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Oxford University Press. PAPERBACK. Book Condition: New. 0192801570 Brand New Book in Perfect Condition.Fast Shipping with tracking number. Bookseller Inventory # KADA-INSTOCK-01001

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 3.43
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 3.99
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

4.

Wilkinson, Paul
Published by Oxford University Press
ISBN 10: 0192801570 ISBN 13: 9780192801579
New Quantity Available: 20
Seller:
Sunshine Book Store
(Wilmington, DE, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Oxford University Press. Book Condition: New. 0192801570 Brand New, Choose Expedited shipping for GUARANTEED delivery within 4-5 business days. Standard Delivery within 6-14 business days. We may not ship to PO Box, APO , FPO Address, please contact us. Customer satisfaction guaranteed. Bookseller Inventory # HO_9780192801579

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 8.03
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

5.

Wilkinson, Paul
Published by Oxford University Press
ISBN 10: 0192801570 ISBN 13: 9780192801579
New PAPERBACK Quantity Available: 5
Seller:
IBestBargains, LLC
(Houston, TX, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Oxford University Press. PAPERBACK. Book Condition: New. 0192801570 Brand New Book in Perfect Condition.Fast Shipping with tracking number. Bookseller Inventory # KADA-TUP-00112

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 4.26
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 3.99
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

6.

PAUL WILKINSON
Published by Oxford University Press
ISBN 10: 0192801570 ISBN 13: 9780192801579
New Paper back Quantity Available: 2
Seller:
Books in my Basket
(New Delhi, India)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Oxford University Press. Paper back. Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # 436345

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 4.50
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 4.84
From India to U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

7.

Wilkinson, Paul
Published by Oxford University Press (2007)
ISBN 10: 0192801570 ISBN 13: 9780192801579
New Paperback Quantity Available: 3
Seller:
Murray Media
(North Miami Beach, FL, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Oxford University Press, 2007. Paperback. Book Condition: New. Never used!. Bookseller Inventory # 0192801570

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 7.49
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 1.99
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

8.

PAUL WILKINSON
Published by Oxford University Press
ISBN 10: 0192801570 ISBN 13: 9780192801579
New Paperback Quantity Available: 20
Seller:
BookVistas
(New Delhi, DELHI, India)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Oxford University Press. Paperback. Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # OUP-9780192801579

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 4.91
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 4.71
From India to U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

9.

Paul Wilkinson
Published by Oxford University Press, United Kingdom (2007)
ISBN 10: 0192801570 ISBN 13: 9780192801579
New Paperback Quantity Available: 10
Seller:
Book Depository hard to find
(London, United Kingdom)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Oxford University Press, United Kingdom, 2007. Paperback. Book Condition: New. Language: English . This book usually ship within 10-15 business days and we will endeavor to dispatch orders quicker than this where possible. Brand New Book. Of undoubtable relevance today, in a post-9-11 world of growing political tension and unease, this Very Short Introduction covers the topics essential to an understanding of modern international relations. Paul Wilkinson explains the theories and the practice that underlie the subject, and investigates issues ranging from foreign policy, arms control, and terrorism, to the environment and world poverty. He examines the role of organizations such as the United Nations and the European Union, as well as the influence of ethnic and religious movements and terrorist groups which also play a role in shaping the way states and governments interact. This up-to-date book is required reading for those seeking a new perspective to help untangle and decipher international events. ABOUT THE SERIES: The Very Short Introductions series from Oxford University Press contains hundreds of titles in almost every subject area. These pocket-sized books are the perfect way to get ahead in a new subject quickly. Our expert authors combine facts, analysis, perspective, new ideas, and enthusiasm to make interesting and challenging topics highly readable. Bookseller Inventory # BTE9780192801579

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 9.72
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

10.

Wilkinson, Paul
ISBN 10: 0192801570 ISBN 13: 9780192801579
New Quantity Available: 8
Seller:
Pbshop
(Wood Dale, IL, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description 2007. PAP. Book Condition: New. New Book.Shipped from US within 10 to 14 business days. Established seller since 2000. Bookseller Inventory # IB-9780192801579

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 6.18
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 3.99
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

There are more copies of this book

View all search results for this book