Introducing Global Issues

How is new technology¿cyberwarfare, drones, and more¿affecting global security? Are the 2015 Sustainable Development Goals having an impact? What progress are governments making in dealing with climate change? Is there a viable solution to the Syrian refugee crisis? How do we reconcile the concepts of universal human rights and national sovereignty? These are among the difficult questions addressed in this new, fully revised and updated edition of Introducing Global Issues. The material has been successfully designed for readers with little or no prior knowledge of the topics covered. Each chapter provides an analytical overview of the issue addressed, identifies central actors and perspectives, and outlines past progress and future prospects. Discussion questions are posed to enhance students¿ appreciation of the complexities involved, and suggestions for further reading additionally enrich the text. Michael T. Snarr is associate professor of social and political studies at Wilmington College. D. Neil Snarr is professor emeritus of sociology at Wilmington College.

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  • Author : Michael T. Snarr
  • Publisher : Anonim
  • Pages : 391 pages
  • ISBN : 9781626375468
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Introducing Global Issues

Introducing Global Issues
  • Author : Michael T. Snarr,Neil Snarr
  • Publisher : Unknown Publisher
  • Release : 25 February 2021
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How is new technology¿cyberwarfare, drones, and more¿affecting global security? Are the 2015 Sustainable Development Goals having an impact? What progress are governments making in dealing with climate change? Is there a viable solution to the Syrian refugee crisis? How do we reconcile the concepts of universal human rights and national sovereignty? These are among the difficult questions addressed in this new, fully revised and updated edition of Introducing Global Issues. The material has been successfully designed for readers with

Introducing Global Issues

Introducing Global Issues
  • Author : Michael T. Snarr,D. Neil Snarr
  • Publisher : Lynne Rienner Pub
  • Release : 25 February 2021
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Synopsis: Sixteen American scholars explore several of the most pressing global issues and demonstrate how strongly the issues are interconnected. Each chapter provides an analytical overview of the issue discussed, identifies the central actors and perspectives, and outlines past progress and future prospects. The second edition includes updated and expanded coverage since publication of the first edition five years ago, plus a new chapter on the global environment addressing issues of biodiversity and the global commons.-Book News.

Global Issues

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  • Author : John L. Seitz,Kristen A. Hite
  • Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
  • Release : 05 December 2011
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Global Issues

Global Issues
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  • Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
  • Release : 26 January 2016
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  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release : 17 June 2013
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  • Publisher : CQ Press
  • Release : 10 September 2018
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  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release : 22 August 2013
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  • Author : Andrew Fagan
  • Publisher : Edinburgh University Press
  • Release : 03 February 2017
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A student guide to reconciling human rights with cultural difference, using political philosophy and real-life case studiesHow can universal human rights be reconciled with respect for wide cultural differences? This textbook introduces the core issues for students and addresses them through an interdisciplinary analysis of key case studies. Throughout the book, an alternative philosophical framework is offered as a model through which universalism and difference can be reconciled into a single global vision.Key FeaturesCombines the theory and application of

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  • Author : Anonim
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release : 23 November 2019
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Global Change and Forest Soils: Cultivating Stewardship of a Finite Natural Resource, Volume 36, provides a state-of-the-science summary and synthesis of global forest soils that identifies concerns, issues and opportunities for soil adaptation and mitigation as external pressures from global changes arise. Where, how and why some soils are resilient to global change while others are at risk is explored, as are upcoming train wrecks and success stories across boreal, temperate, and tropical forests. Each chapter offers multiple sections written by

Introduction to International Politics

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  • Author : Glenn P. Hastedt, Professor,William F. Felice
  • Publisher : Rowman & Littlefield
  • Release : 19 August 2019
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This is a first edition core text for freshman/sophomore-level courses on International Relations—the second largest course market in political science. Introduction to international politics courses typically have multiple goals. On the one hand, instructors seek to introduce students to the discipline through readings and discussions of foundational theoretical perspectives and ongoing debates. On the other hand, instructors seek to help students become informed participants in policy debates about foreign policy and international politics issues by highlighting pressing contemporary

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  • Author : Arlene B. Tickner,Karen Smith
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release : 21 May 2020
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This exciting new textbook challenges the implicit notions inherent in most existing International Relations (IR) scholarship and instead presents the subject as seen from different vantage points in the global South. Divided into four sections, (1) the IR discipline, (2) key concepts and categories, (3) global issues and (4) IR futures, it examines the ways in which world politics have been addressed by traditional core approaches and explores the limitations of these treatments for understanding both Southern and Northern experiences of the "international." The

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  • Author : Branko Milanovic
  • Publisher : Harvard University Press
  • Release : 11 April 2016
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  • Publisher : ASCD
  • Release : 24 July 2019
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