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UN Security Council

S. R. Subramanian

Subject: International Relations »

Date Added: 2016-04-28

UN Security CouncilIntroductionThe United Nations Security Council was envisioned as the most powerful body in the UN system, consistent with its prim...

United Nations, The

William Keylor

Subject: International Relations »

Date Added: 2011-03-02

The United Nations Introduction The United Nations (UN) organization that was created at the end of World War II was the product of a firm com...

United States and Asia, The

Richard Ellings, Joshua Ziemkowski

Subject: International Relations »

Date Added: 2019-08-28

The United States and AsiaIntroductionThe United States’ experience with Asia goes back to 1784. Over the subsequent two-and-a-third centuries scholar...

Uppsala Conflict Data Program

Kristine Eck

Subject: International Relations »

Date Added: 2018-05-24

Uppsala Conflict Data ProgramIntroductionThe Uppsala Conflict Data Program (UCDP) began collecting systematic data on interstate and intrastate armed ...

US and Africa

Terrence Lyons

Subject: International Relations »

Date Added: 2015-08-31

The US and Africa Introduction Scholarship on America’s engagement with Africa is a relatively young field, since the majority of diplomatic r...

US–UK Special Relationship

David Hastings Dunn, Edward Avenell

Subject: International Relations »

Date Added: 2016-09-28

US–UK Special RelationshipIntroductionRelations between the United Kingdom and the United States, special or otherwise, have been of perennial interes...

Voluntary International Migration

Jeannette Money, Sara S. Kazemian, Timothy W. Taylor

Subject: International Relations »

Date Added: 2016-02-25

Voluntary International MigrationIntroductionAlthough migration has been a human phenomenon from time immemorial, international migration in the conte...

War

Cathal Nolan

Subject: International Relations »

Date Added: 2011-03-02

WarIntroductionModern war is often defined as armed conflict within, between, or among states, although other political communities partake of war: et...

War of the Spanish Succession (1701-1714)

Jamel Ostwald

Subject: International Relations »

Date Added: 2012-06-26

War of the Spanish Succession (1701–1714) Introduction Of Louis XIV’s many wars, his last, the War of the Spanish Succession (1701–1714), rema...

Weapons of Mass Destruction

Justin Anderson, Amanda Moodie

Subject: International Relations »

Date Added: 2017-11-29

Weapons of Mass DestructionIntroductionThe term “weapons of mass destruction” (WMD) was first expressly defined by the United Nations in 1948 as “atom...

Western Balkans

Janusz Bugajski

Subject: International Relations »

Date Added: 2014-11-25

The Western BalkansIntroductionThe term Western Balkan is both geographic and political. It was initially employed by US and European policymakers to ...

Western Front (World War I)

Edward G. Lengel

Subject: International Relations »

Date Added: 2013-07-24

Western Front (World War I) Introduction The western front in World War I is generally understood to include land military operations in Belgi...

Westphalia, Peace of (1648)

Anuschka Tischer

Subject: International Relations »

Date Added: 2012-06-26

Peace of Westphalia (1648)IntroductionThe Peace of Westphalia, concluded in 1648 in Münster (Germany), ended the Thirty Years’ War, which started with...

Women and Peacemaking Peacekeeping

Sabrina Karim, Kyle Beardsley, Tessa Devereaux Evans, Laura Huber, Angie Torres-Beltran

Subject: International Relations »

Date Added: 2016-01-21

Women and Peacemaking/PeacekeepingIntroductionPeacemaking and peacekeeping are most often used in the context of a negative definition of peace—the ab...

World Economy 1919-1939

Patricia Clavin

Subject: International Relations »

Date Added: 2015-01-15

World Economy 1919–1939 Introduction The “Great Depression” is a term that has come to describe the severe economic downturn that gripped the ...

World Polity School

Didem Buhari Gulmez

Subject: International Relations »

Date Added: 2014-01-13

World Polity SchoolIntroductionThe world polity school (also known as world society, world culture, or Stanford school of sociological institutionalis...

World War II Diplomacy and Political Relations

Gerhard L. Weinberg

Subject: International Relations »

Date Added: 2012-05-23

World War II Diplomacy and Political RelationsIntroductionAs World War II recedes into the past, interest in it does not diminish. New publications ab...

World-System Theory

Christopher Chase-Dunn, Marilyn Grell-Brisk

Subject: International Relations »

Date Added: 2019-11-26

World-System TheoryIntroductionThe world-system perspective emerged during the world revolution of 1968 when social scientists contemplated the meanin...

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