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  • Angst im Kalten Kriegby Bernd Greiner; Christian Th Müller; Dierk Walter

    Hamburger Edition HIS 2012; US$ 26.49

    Im emotionalen Zentrum des Kalten Krieges stehen die Angst vor Nuklearwaffen und das politische Spiel mit der Angst - "Angst Haben" und "Angst Machen". Gerade von den Mitteln, die größtmögliche Sicherheit gewährleisten sollten, ging maximale Gefahr aus. Wer glaubwürdig abschrecken wollte, musste den Gegner einschüchtern, verunsichern... more...

  • Heisse Kriege im Kalten Kriegby Bernd Greiner; Christian Th Müller; Dierk Walter

    Hamburger Edition HIS 2012; US$ 26.49

    Für den größten Teil der nördlichen Hemisphäre war die Ära des Kalten Krieges eine Phase des Friedens - wenn auch eines unbequemen Friedens, erzwungen durch die Garantie der gegenseitigen nuklearen Vernichtung und gekennzeichnet von ideologischer und materieller Hochrüstung und permanenter Kriegsbereitschaft. Die heißen Kriege des Kalten Krieges aber... more...

  • Krisen im Kalten Kriegby Bernd Greiner; Christian Th Müller; Dierk Walter

    Hamburger Edition HIS 2012; US$ 26.49

    Die regelmäßige Wiederkehr von Krisen, die in kriegsträchtiger Weise eskalierten, gehört zu den Charakteristika des Kalten Krieges. Zwanzig Jahre und damit knapp die Hälfte der über vier Jahrzehnte währenden "Systemkonkurrenz" standen im Zeichen akuter politischer und militärischer Konfrontationen. Welche Umstände trugen zur Eskalation... more...

  • Political Handbook of the World 2011by Thomas C. Muller; William R. Overstreet; Judith F. Isacoff; Tom Lansford

    CQ Press, a Division of SAGE 2011; US$ 487.50

    No other resource matches the timely, thorough, and accurate political information provided by CQ Press’s best-selling Political Handbook of the World more...

  • PSYCHOPATHOLOGY AND WORLD POLITICSby Ralph Pettman

    World Scientific Publishing Company 2011; US$ 78.00

    This unique work looks at the relationship between psychopathology and world politics. What happens when the brain/mind ceases to function properly? How does this impinge on world affairs? What is to be done, for example, when a leader ceases to act in a seemingly sane fashion and yet still commands the loyalty of those who maintain him or her in office?... more...

  • Cold War: The Essential Reference Guideby James Arnold; Roberta Wiener

    ABC-CLIO 2012; US$ 98.00

    Cold War: The Essential Reference Guide is intended to introduce students to the tensions between the Soviet Union and the United States that dominated international affairs in the second half of the 20th century. A comprehensive overview essay, plus separate essays on the causes and consequences of the conflict, will provide readers with the necessary... more...

  • The Future of Global Conflictby Volker Bornschier; Christopher Chase-Dunn

    SAGE Publications 1999; US$ 48.00

    This critical analysis of long-term trends and recent developments in world systems examines such questions as: Will the cycles of boom and bust, peace and war of the past 500 years continue? Or have either long-term trends or recent changes so profoundly altered the structure of world systems that these cycles will end or take on a less destructive... more...

  • Emergencies and Disorder in the European Empires After 1945by R. F Holland; Robert Holland

    Taylor and Francis 2012; US$ 61.95

    Bringing together for the first time leading historians of European decolonization, this book is a landmark in the comparative analysis of the fall of the European empires, viewed both as a problematic of European policy-making and as a formative experience in the development of new states. more...

  • Erbe des Kalten Kriegesby Bernd Greiner; Tim B. Müller; Klaas Voß

    Hamburger Edition HIS 2013; US$ 26.49

    Vor mehr als zwanzig Jahren fiel der Eiserne Vorhang, und mit ihm verschwand ein Ordnungsmuster, das die Welt in zwei Lager teilte. Doch was bleibt von den Strukturen, Praktiken und Institutionen des Kalten Krieges? Welches politische, soziale, militärische und kulturelle Erbe prägt direkt und indirekt die Welt bis in unsere Gegenwart? Das Wechselspiel... more...

  • International Relations in a Global Ageby Gillian Youngs

    Wiley 2013; US$ 69.95

    The book investigates the ways in which state-centred approaches to international relations have limited our understanding of global, political, economic and cultural processes. By assessing a wide range of such state-centred work, Youngs identifies the challenges we must address to grasp the complexity of the contemporary world. more...