Introducing Global Issues

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.

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  • Author : Michael T. Snarr
  • Publisher : Lynne Rienner Pub
  • Pages : 361 pages
  • ISBN : 9781588265593
  • Rating : 4/5 from 21 reviews
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Introducing Global Issues

Introducing Global Issues
  • Author : Michael T. Snarr,D. Neil Snarr
  • Publisher : Lynne Rienner Pub
  • Release : 30 November 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

Global Issues
  • Author : John L. Seitz,Kristen A. Hite
  • Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
  • Release : 30 January 2012
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Extensively revised and updated, the new Fourth Edition of Global Issues: An Introduction offers a unique approach to the most important environmental, economic, social, and political concerns of modern life. Revised and updated to reflect the latest global developments Examines the most important environmental, economic, social, and political concerns of modern life The only book of its kind to use the concept of development to illustrate how different global issues are interrelated Includes a new section on nuclear energy Chapter

Global Issues

Global Issues
  • Author : Kristen A. Hite,John L. Seitz
  • Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
  • Release : 26 January 2016
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"Offers a dynamic and accessible narrative with many student-friendly features, such as chapter boxes, a glossary of terms, guides to further reading, media and Internet resources"--

Global Issues for Global Citizens

Global Issues for Global Citizens
  • Author : Vinay Kumar Bhargava
  • Publisher : World Bank Publications
  • Release : 01 January 2006
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Written by 27 World Bank experts, this book draws on the Bank's unique global capabilities and experience to promote an understanding of key global issues that cannot be solved by any one nation alone in an increasingly interconnected world. It describes the forces that are shaping public and private action to address these issues and highlights the Bank's own work in these areas. Covering four broad themes (global economy, global human development, global environment, and global governance), this comprehensive volume provides

The Global Casino, Fifth Edition

The Global Casino, Fifth Edition
  • Author : Nick Middleton
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release : 18 July 2013
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The Global Casino is an introduction to environmental issues which deals both with the workings of the physical environment and the political, economic and social frameworks in which the issues occur. Using examples from all over the world, the book highlights the underlying causes behind environmental problems, the human actions which have made them issues, and the hopes for solutions. It is a book about the human impact on the environment and the ways in which the natural environment impacts

Introduction to Global Energy Issues

Introduction to Global Energy Issues
  • Author : Renaud Gicquel,May Gicquel
  • Publisher : CRC Press
  • Release : 06 August 2013
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From the discovery of fire to that of the atom, the development of human societies has largely been based on the conquest of energy. In all countries, energy has gradually become one of the key factors of social and economic development, as well as capital, labor and natural resources, and now no one can do without it. After decades of cheap energy

An Introduction to Global Environmental Issues

An Introduction to Global Environmental Issues
  • Author : Lewis A. Owen,Professor Kevin T Pickering,Kevin T. Pickering
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release : 01 March 2006
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An Introduction to Global Environmental Issues presents a comprehensive and stimulating introduction to the key environmental issues presently threatening our global environment. Offering an authoritative introduction to the key topics, a source of latest environmental information, and an innovative stimulus for debate, this is an essential book for all those studying or concerned with global environmental issues. Major global environmental issues are brought into focus. Explanations of the evolution of the earth's natural systems (hydrosphere, biosphere, geosphere, ecosphere) provide an

Introducing Global Englishes

Introducing Global Englishes
  • Author : Nicola Galloway,Heath Rose
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release : 09 January 2015
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Introducing Global Englishes provides comprehensive coverage of relevant research in the fields of World Englishes, English as a Lingua Franca, and English as an International Language. The book introduces students to the current sociolinguistic uses of the English language, using a range of engaging and accessible examples from newspapers (Observer, Independent, Wall Street Journal), advertisements, and television shows. The book: Explains key concepts connected to the historical and contemporary spread of English. Explores the social, economic, educational, and political implications

Global Issues

Global Issues
  • Author : Shirley A. Fedorak
  • Publisher : University of Toronto Press
  • Release : 29 November 2013
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Global Issues is a pedagogically rich book that addresses prominent issues of contemporary concern.

The Politics of Development

The Politics of Development
  • Author : John L. Seitz
  • Publisher : Wiley-Blackwell
  • Release : 08 January 1991
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The book focuses on the role political processes play in solving certain key problems which have accompanied economic development in both the developed and less developed nations of the world. By breaking down the factors which define development into clear cut categories, namely population, food, energy, the environment, and technology, the author offers a useful approach to understanding the problems the world is facing today and will continue to face for the foreseeable future. The text provides a useful guide

Global Politics

Global Politics
  • Author : Jenny Edkins,Maja Zehfuss
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release : 22 August 2013
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The 2nd edition of Global Politics: A New Introduction continues to provide a completely original way of teaching and learning about world politics. The book engages directly with the issues in global politics that students are most interested in, helping them to understand the key questions and theories and also to develop a critical and inquiring perspective. Completely revised and updated throughout, the 2nd edition also offers additional chapters on key issues such as environmental politics, nationalism, the internet, democratization,

Introduction to Global Politics

Introduction to Global Politics
  • Author : Richard W. Mansbach,Kirsten L. Taylor
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release : 17 June 2013
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Fully revised and updated, the second edition of Introduction to Global Politics places an increased emphasis on the themes of continuity and change. It continues to explain global politics using an historical approach, firmly linking history with the events of today. By integrating theory and political practice at individual, state, and global levels, students are introduced to key developments in global politics, helping them make sense of major trends that are shaping our world. This is a highly illustrated textbook

Crimes of the Powerful

Crimes of the Powerful
  • Author : Dawn Rothe,David Kauzlarich
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release : 31 March 2016
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As politicians and the media perpetuate the stereotype of the "common criminal," crimes committed by the powerful remain for the most part invisible, or are reframed as a "bad decision" or a "rare mistake." This is a topic that remains marginalized within the field of criminology and criminal justice, yet crimes of the powerful cause more harm, perpetuate more inequalities, and result in more victimization than street crimes. Crimes of the Powerful: An introduction is the first textbook to bring

Global Issues

Global Issues
  • Author : Richard J. Payne
  • Publisher : Prentice Hall
  • Release : 01 February 2012
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Updated in its 4th edition, Global Issues is a current and topical look at the forces driving globalization. From democratization, human rights, and global finance to terrorism, pandemics, and climate change, this texts surveys global problems that transcend boundaries and are challenging the international system. This is the only text of its kind to place complex issues into comprehensive context and thus explain the growing political, economic, and cultural interdependence visible in the headlines and in readers' lives.

Cultural Issues in Psychology

Cultural Issues in Psychology
  • Author : Andrew Stevenson
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release : 21 May 2020
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This book offers an engaging introduction to cultural and cross-cultural psychology and offers an interdisciplinary approach to the key research theories and controversies that impact on human behaviour in a global context. How is human behavior and experience intertwined with culture? From this starting point, this second edition of Cultural Issues in Psychology explores the role of culture in relation to mainstream and critical perspectives of our discipline. Beginning with an examination of culture itself, as well as related concepts