This innovative new text is derived from a highly successful OpenUniversity course of the same title. It takes as a dominant themethe contested issue of 'globalization' (the apparentintensification of global patterns of inter-dependence) and itsimplications for the autonomy of the modern nation-state. Following a conceptual introduction, which critically examines thetheoretical debates framing the study of world politics, the workis structured around four key processes of globalization which theauthors identify as being ...

Global Politics: An Introduction 1992, Polity Press, Cambridge, England

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