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Author Nobel Symposium (150th : 2011 : Nyvagar, Lofoten, Norway)

Title International relations since the end of the Cold War : new and old dimensions / edited by Geir Lundestad
Edition First edition
Published Oxford : Oxford University Press, 2013
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Description 1 online resource (xii, 318 pages)
Contents Introduction: the past / Geir Lundestad -- Evolving structure of world politics, 1991-2011 / Stewart Patrick -- From realism to the liberal peace: twenty years of research on the causes of war / John R. Oneal -- War, democracy, and peace / John Mueller -- Victory: The "State," the "West," and the Cold War / Melvyn P. Leffler -- The United States and the Cold War: four ideas that shaped the twentieth-century world / Jeremi Suri -- The Cold War and its legacy / Vladimir O. Pechatnov -- Two finales: how the end of the Third World and the end of the Cold War are linked / Odd Arne Westad -- Nuclear weapons and international relations since the end of the Cold War / David Holloway -- Development of the arms race and how we think about it / Olav Njølstad -- Between primacy and decline: America's role in the post-Cold War world / Jussi M. Hanhimäki -- Russia and the West: twenty difficult years / Vladislav Zubok -- European Union at twenty: can Europe be saved? / Frédéric Bozo -- China's prolonged rise: legitimacy challenges and dilemmas in the reform and opening-up era / Chen Jian -- After the West? towards a new international system? / Michael Cox -- Conclusion: the future / Geir Lundestad
Summary In 'International Relations Since the End of the Cold War' many of the world's leading scholars examine the Cold War legacy. The authors examine several key issues including: the relationship between democracy and peace, the Cold War and the Third World superpowers, the role of post-Cold War nuclear weapons
Notes "Nobel Symposium 150"--Jacket
Papers from the 150th Nobel Symposium held in Nyvagar from the 22nd to the 26th of June 2011
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
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Subject History, Modern -- 1989- -- Congresses.
International relations -- Congresses.
World politics -- 1989- -- Congresses.
Genre/Form Conference papers and proceedings.
Conference papers and proceedings.
Form Electronic book
Author Lundestad, Geir, 1945-
ISBN 0191644471 (electronic bk.)
019174560X (electronic bk.)
9780191644474 (electronic bk.)
9780191745607 (electronic bk.)