Introduction to Global Studies (inbunden)
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Format
Inbunden (Hardback)
Språk
Engelska
Antal sidor
528
Utgivningsdatum
2025-03-06
Upplaga
3 ed
Förlag
Bloomsbury Academic
Dimensioner
246 x 189 x 25 mm
Vikt
454 g
Antal komponenter
1
ISBN
9781350443006

Introduction to Global Studies

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Building on the strengths of the previous edition, this well-established textbook gives students a broad and inclusive overview of the important issues and events of our rapidly changing world. Delving into key debates and topics in global studies, ranging from migration and trade to the global climate emergency and health and disease, this new edition covers the latest developments in global issues, supporting students with an intriguing review of the world as it is today. With popular learning features such as comparisons of the Global and Local and the Global North and South, as well as Contemporary Debates boxes, this text equips students with relevant examples and wide-ranging perspectives for addressing central themes in global studies. Ideal for students on introductory global studies and globalization courses, this third edition offers: -A brand new chapter on food and agriculture -Chapters have been expanded to allow for more case studies and increased coverage of the themes of globalization, inequality and development -Figures and tables updated with the most recent data and new details on the UNs Sustainable Development Goals -A comprehensive companion website, offering an array of resources for both students and lecturers, including a testbank, illustrated lecturer slides, interactive quizzes, and an online media library
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Fler böcker av John McCormick

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John McCormick is Emeritus Professor of Political Science, Indiana University, Indianapolis, USA.

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Introduction 1. Rise of the global system 2. Population & Resources 3. States & Governments 4. Identity & Culture 5. Science & Technology 6. Global Governance 7. War & Peace 8. The Global Economy 9. Trade 10. Human Rights 11. Migration 12. Food & Agriculture 13. Health & Disease 14. The Global Environment