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Author Yurdusev, A. Nuri.

Title International relations and the philosophy of history : a civilizational approach / A. Nuri Yurdusev
Edition Revised
Published Basingstoke, Hampshire ; New York : Palgrave Macmillan, 2003


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Description vii, 204 pages ; 23 cm
Contents 1. Theory or Coffee without Sugar -- 2. History or did Napoleon Win at Waterloo? -- 3. Universal History or the World as we Know It -- 4. Civilization or Naked Greed -- 5. Civilizations or Realities of the Extreme Longue Duree -- 6. Modern International System I or No Rock without a Flag -- 7. Modern International System II or the White Man's Burden
Summary Annotation. <i>International Relations and the Philosophy of History</i> examines the concept of civilization in relation to international systems through an extensive use of the literature in the philosophy of history. A. Nuri Yurdusev demonstrates the relevance of a civilizational approach to the study of contemporary international relations by looking at the multi-civilizational nature of the modern international system, the competing claims of national and civilizational identities and the rise of civilizational consciousness after the Cold War.<br>
Notes Formerly CIP. Uk
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 182-195) and index
Audience Scholarly & Professional Palgrave Macmillan
Subject International relations -- Philosophy.
History -- Philosophy.
Author Yurdosev, A. N
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LC no. 2003049805
ISBN 033371363X cloth
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