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A concise history of the world since 1945 : states and peoples

Spellman, W. M. (Author).

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  • ISBN: 978-1-352-01022-0 (hbk.)
  • ISBN: 978-1-352-01020-6 (pbk.)
  • Physical Description: print
    regular print
    xii, 345 stran ; 21 cm.
  • Publisher: New York : Palgrave Macmillan, Basingstoke [England] ;

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Bibliography, etc. Note: Obsahuje bibliografické odkazy (s. 330-335) a rejstřík.
Formatted Contents Note: PART I: FROM BIPOLAR TO MULTIPOLAR WOLRD.- 1. The Cold War in global context, 1945-1991.- 2. The end of empire and the problem of neocolonialism.- 3. An elusive new world order, 1991-2004.- PART II: GLOBALIZATION AND ITS DISCONTENTS.- 4. When borders don't matter: development and global culture.- 5. When borders do matter: international migration and identity.- PART III: BODY AND SPIRIT.- 6. Science, technology, and the environment.- 7. Religion, rights and civil society.- Conclusion: Hope and misgiving in the new century.
Summary, etc.: This lively synthesis of global history since the end of World War II offers a gripping account of an interdependent world and the challenges facing individuals in the twenty-first century.
Subject: světovédějiny 1945-1989
světové dějiny 1989-
studená válka (1945-1989)
civilizace 20. století
Genre: monografie

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