Nationalism and International Society

Author: James Mayall

Publisher: Cambridge University Press

ISBN: 9780521389617

Category: Political Science

Page: 175

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What is meant by international society? On what principles is the notion of international society based? How has the notion of nationalism influenced its evolution? In this book James Mayall addresses these questions and sheds important new light upon the issues of nation and international society by bringing together subjects which have hitherto been examined separately. Mayall locates his study within a theoretical discussion of the relationship between the ideas of nationalism and international society, maintaining that it is one of challenge and accommodation. He then explores three central issues. First, the manner in which nationalism has created new states and pushed the boundaries of international society outwards. Second, how the confrontation between nationalist and liberal ideas about international economic relations has impelled state activity downward into the lives of ordinary people and outward into the international political economy. And third, the way Third World nationalism has reacted against the postwar international economic order but has been unable to alter it in its favour. Nationalism and international society will be of interest to specialists and students of international relations with special reference to nationalism and sovereignty, and to modern historians of world order, decolonisation and economic nationalism.

Nationalism and Violence

Author: Christopher Dandeker

Publisher: Transaction Publishers

ISBN: 9781412829359

Category: History

Page: 224

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With contributions from leading scholars from the humanities and social sciences, this book provides an interdisciplinary analysis of the roots of violent national conflicts within and between states. It considers some of the key mechanisms of conflict resolution, including economic interdependence and revised notions of sovereignty and the nation-state.

Nationalism and Communism in Eastern Europe and the Soviet Union

A Basic Contradiction

Author: W. Kemp

Publisher: Springer

ISBN: 0230375251

Category: Political Science

Page: 292

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Nationalism and Communism in Eastern Europe and the Soviet Union looks at communism's attempts to come to terms with nationalism between Marx and Yeltsin, how the inability of communist theorists and practitioners to achieve an effective synthesis between nationalism and communism contributed to communism's collapse, and what lessons that holds for contemporary Europe.

World Politics

Author: Brian Hocking,Michael Smith

Publisher: Routledge

ISBN: 131790382X

Category: Political Science

Page: 368

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A quick, step-by-step guide to developing the practical negotiating skills that every business manager needs. The authors cover preparation, strategy development, getting started, building understanding, bargaining, and closing the deal. Managers learn effective tools for negotiating within their own groups, including organizing successful meetings and techniques for building consensus. What are the Most Common and Costly Mistakes Made by Ineffective Negotiating and How Can These Mistakes be Avoided? What are the Underlying Principles and Stages Which Govern the Negotiation Process? How Should We Manage Interpersonal Negotiations and What Are the Strategies and Tactics Used by Effective Negotiating Teams? What are the Different Approaches to Multi-Party Negotiations and Which Approach is Most Effective for Negotiating Across Cultures? The Essence of Management Series is an invaluable reference source for managers on short courses; for MBA and undergraduate students who want to get quickly to the heart of the subject; and as reference material for managers and aspiring managers wishing to improve their knowledge and skills.

An Introduction to International Relations

Author: Richard Devetak,Jim George,Sarah Percy

Publisher: Cambridge University Press

ISBN: 1316631559

Category: Political Science

Page: 620

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An Introduction to International Relations is a comprehensive introduction to the history, theories, developments and debates that shape the dynamic discipline of international relations and contemporary world politics. Bringing together an expert author team comprising leading academics from Australia and around the world, it allows readers to explore the discipline from both Australian and global perspectives. Known for its clear, easy-to-read style and relevant, real-world examples, the text has been fully updated and revised to reflect current research and the changing global political climate. This edition features extensive new material on: international history from World War I to World War II; international law; the globalisation of international society; and terrorism. A companion website for instructors offers additional case studies, critical thinking questions and links to relevant video and web materials that bring international relations theory to life.

National Identity and Foreign Policy

Nationalism and Leadership in Poland, Russia and Ukraine

Author: Ilya Prizel

Publisher: Cambridge University Press

ISBN: 9780521576970

Category: Political Science

Page: 443

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Examining the recent history of Poland, Russia and Ukraine, this book examines how national identity affects foreign policy decisions.

The Middle East in International Relations

Power, Politics and Ideology

Author: Fred Halliday

Publisher: Cambridge University Press

ISBN: 9780521597418

Category: History

Page: 374

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An introduction to the international relations of the Middle East by a leading scholar in the field.

The Global Transformation

Author: Barry Buzan,George Lawson

Publisher: Cambridge University Press

ISBN: 1107035570

Category: History

Page: 426

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This book shows how the political, economic, military and cultural revolutions of the nineteenth century shaped modern international relations.

The Eighty Years' Crisis

International Relations 1919-1999

Author: Ken Booth,Michael Cox,Tim Dunne

Publisher: Cambridge University Press

ISBN: 9780521667838

Category: History

Page: 246

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An examination of International Relations, providing a survey of the discipline's past and the key issues of the future.

Fifty Key Thinkers in International Relations

Author: Martin Griffiths

Publisher: Psychology Press

ISBN: 0415162270

Category: Political Science

Page: 281

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A unique and comprehensive overview of the key thinkers in international relations in the twentieth century. From Habermas to Rawls, to emerging thinkers in Feminism, Constructivism and The English School.

From War to Nationalism

China's Turning Point, 1924-1925

Author: Arthur Waldron

Publisher: Cambridge University Press

ISBN: 9780521523325

Category: History

Page: 416

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This book investigates the 'warlord' period in China, focusing on the pivotal year 1924.