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Understanding World Affairs

Beyond Rationalism

by Ralph Pettman

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Published by Palgrave Macmillan .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • International relations,
  • Methodology,
  • Philosophy,
  • Study and teaching,
  • Politics/International Relations

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL10387913M
    ISBN 10031223693X
    ISBN 109780312236939

    In this fascinating book, a political analyst takes a close look at 21 key speeches which have shaped the world today. He examines the power of the arguments embedded in these speeches to inspire people to achieve great things, or do great harm, and he draws upon his political expertise to explain how our current understanding of the world is rooted in pivotal moments . 1. Final responsibility and ultimate authority for A.A. world services should always reside in the collective conscience of our whole Fellowship. 2. The General Service Conference of A.A. has become, for nearly every practical purpose, the active voice and the effective conscience for our whole Society in its world affairs. 3.

    Description ‘Pakistan & World Affairs’ is a unique addition to the perspectives on Pakistan and an invaluable contribution to understanding and analysis of the history and policies of the country and the issues that confront it. This book presents the theoretical-historical-comparative political framework needed to fully grasp the truly dynamic nature of 21st century global affairs. The author provides a realistic assessment of the shift from U.S predominance to a new mix of .

      The global village companion: an A to Z guide to understanding current world affairs by Levinson, David, Publication date Topics History, Modern -- -- Dictionaries, History, Modern, Internationalisatie Publisher Internet Archive Books Pages: In this book Oran Young extends and generalizes his earlier work on international environmental regimes to present a comprehensive account of the current status and future prospects of regime theory as a way of thinking about governance in world organizes his assessment around two overarching issues.


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Participants talk about how it has broadened their understanding of world affairs. Last week’s discussion, for instance, looked at the current issues going on in India and Pakistan.Understanding the Middle East Conflict The Threat of Peace Water and the Occupied Territories Imperial Ambitions and the Arab Threat Prospects for the Palestinians Legitimacy in History Qualifications to Speak on World Affairs; A Presidential Campaign Chapter Five Ruling the World In this book Oran Young extends and generalizes his earlier work on international environmental regimes to present a comprehensive account of the current status and future prospects of regime theory as a way of thinking about governance in world affairs.

Young organizes his assessment around two overarching issues. The first emphasizes the idea that regimes are dynamic systems.