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The end of certainty : towards a new internationalism

Author: Stephen Chan
Publisher: London : Zed, ©2010.
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'The End of Certainty' takes a fresh and provocative look on world politics today. Stephen Chan leads the reader on a rollercoaster ride through how we can establish a new kind of international relations and construct a common future for the planet.
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Stephen Chan
ISBN: 9781848134027 1848134029
OCLC Number: 645679160
Notes: Originally published: 2009.
Description: xii, 338 pages ; 20 cm
Contents: * Preface* Introduction*1. A Failed Species*2. Fusion, Frenzy and Madness*3. The New Brutalisms*4. Mercy and the Modern World*5. The Tao of International Relations*6. What Should God Do About Evil?*7. Buying Loyalty*8. Writing Politics*9. Transcendence and Power*10. What is To Be Done?
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Discusses how we can establish a fresh kind of international relations and construct a common future for the planet. This book argues that international politics has failed because the certainties of  Read more...

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