International Relations in a Global Age: A Conceptual by Gillian Youngs

By Gillian Youngs

The publication investigates the ways that state-centred techniques to diplomacy have restricted our realizing of worldwide, political, fiscal and cultural approaches. by way of assessing quite a lot of such state-centred paintings, Youngs identifies the demanding situations we needs to tackle to understand the complexity of the modern world.

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