World Politics in the 21st Century


World Politics in the 21st Century



By W. Raymond Duncan [College at Brockport emeritus], Barbara Jancar-Webster [College at Brockport emeritus], and Bob Switky [College at Brockport former faculty member].

Unique active-learning approach makes this a text that is sure to engage students and help them better make sense of the complexity of world politics. New four-color design engages visual learners and captures student’s attention. Completely updated coverage of world politics includes updated coverage of the war in Iraq, nuclear proliferation in North Korea and Iran; the new Palestinian leadership; Islamic radicalism; global anti-Americanism; and the expanded EU and NATO. New! Technology advantage: MyPoliSciLab for International Relations. --Publisher's description



Publication Date


Publication Information

3rd edition

New York : Longman, c2006.

xxxiv, 606 p. : illustrations ; 26 cm.


Political Science


Political Science & International Studies


Located in Drake Library at: JZ1305 .D83 2006

CONTENTS:The importance of world politics -- Approaches to world politics -- Analyzing world politics -- Power in world politics -- Foreign policy formation and execution -- Intergovernmental actors -- Nongovernmental actors -- Political geography -- Nationalism -- Global violence : wars, weapons, terrorism -- Human rights, women, and global justice -- International political economy and developed countries -- The political economy of development -- The global environment.

We also have the 2nd ed. (2004).