PROBLEMS AND ISSUES IN INTERNATIONAL RELATIONS

Edited by Tina Mavrikos-Adamou

ISBN: 978-960-6672-69-9, 194 pages

First published in 2010 by ATINER

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Table of Contents


 

List of Contributors

 

Acknowledgments

 

Part I: Theoretical Concerns

1.

Introduction: The Complexities and Difficulties in a 21st Century Global World

Tina Mavrikos-Adamou

1

2.

The Legitimacy of Domestic and Transnational Governance

Neil Hibbert

9

3.

The Psychological Basis of Democratic Commitment

Calvin J. Mouw

21

Part II: Security, Conflict, and Stability

4.

Assessing NATOs Mediterranean Policy

Yannis A. Stivachtis

35

5.

In Search of Reconciliation: Conflict Resolution and the International Criminal Court

Wesley Milner

69

6.

Stability and Instability in East Asias Major Power Relations: Japans Security Normalization, China, and the US

Elena Atanassova-Cornelis

83

7.

Demography and Security: A Comprehensive Security Perspective

Yannis A. Stivachtis

95

8.

An Economic Model of Islamist Terrorism

Ricardo Arturo Pulgar

121

Part III: Country Case Studies

9.

The Role of Basic Personal Values in Voting Behavior of Turkish People

Cem Başlevent and Hasan Kirmanoğlu

135

10.

The Decolonization Committee and Legitimation of National Liberation Movements of Portuguese Colonies: 1961-1975

Aurora Almada e Santos

149

11.

The Portuguese Communist Party and the Formation of an Antifascist Culture and Politics in Portugal (1926-1945)

João Arsénio Nunes

161

12.

The Historical and Political Importance of the Ukrainian Insurgent Army and the Polish Home Army

Larysa Zariczniak

171

Conclusion

13.

A Kaleidoscopic Overview of International Relations:

A Decade Deep into the 21st Century

Tina Mavrikos-Adamou

 

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