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Author Ziring, Lawrence, 1928-

Title International relations : a political dictionary / Lawrence Ziring, Jack C. Plano, Roy Olton
Edition Fifth edition
Published Santa Barbara, Calif. : ABC-CLIO, [1995]


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 MELB  327.03 Zir/Ira 1995  AVAILABLE
Description x, 458 pages : illustrations ; 26 cm
Series Clio dictionaries in political science
Clio dictionaries in political science.
Contents 1. The Nature and Role of Foreign Policy -- 2. Ethnicity, Nationalism, and Interdependencies -- 3. Ideology and Communication -- 4. Geography, Environment, and Population -- 5. International Economics and Development -- 6. War and Military Policy -- 7. Arms Control and Arms Reduction -- 8. Diplomacy, Peacekeeping, and Peacemaking -- 9. International Law -- 10. International Organization -- 11. U.S. Foreign Policy -- 12. Patterns of Political Organization
Summary This fifth edition of International Relations: A Political Dictionary has been completely revised and updated to include recent world changes in the post-Cold War era. Terms, concepts, events, and facts, arranged alphabetically within each subject area, provide a clear and concise understanding of international relations at the dawn of the twenty-first century. Each entry includes a paragraph illuminating the term's significance and providing historical perspective, as well as extensive cross-references that enhance the scope of understanding. This must-have reference work will serve both students and teachers of political science, while offering invaluable information to students of related fields, such as international economics and military history
Notes Includes index
Rev. ed. of: The international relations dictionary / Jack C. Plano, Roy Olten. 4th ed. c1988
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Subject International relations -- Dictionaries.
Genre/Form Dictionaries.
Author Olton, Roy, 1922-
Plano, Jack C.
Plano, Jack C. International relations dictionary
LC no. 95037359
ISBN 0874367913