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The Resource Realpolitik : a history, John Bew

Realpolitik : a history, John Bew

Label
Realpolitik : a history
Title
Realpolitik
Title remainder
a history
Statement of responsibility
John Bew
Creator
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"In this concise book, John Bew offers a history of the concept of Realpolitik in the English-speaking world: its origins as an idea; its practical application to statecraft in the recent past; and its relevance to the foreign policy challenges facing the United States and its allies in the future. Now most often associated with the conduct of foreign policy, Realpolitik has traditionally had pejorative connotations in the English-speaking world and sits uneasily alongside notions of "enlightenment," "morality" and "virtue." But it has also had its defenders, admirers and exponents, who regard it as the best tool for the successful wielding of political power and the preservation of global order. As such, Realpolitik has both successes and failures to its name, as Bew's comprehensive and even-handed overview displays"--
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Provided by publisher
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Bew, John
Dewey number
327.101
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Realism
  • International relations
  • World politics
  • POLITICAL SCIENCE / History & Theory
  • POLITICAL SCIENCE / International Relations / Diplomacy
  • International relations
  • Realism
  • World politics
Label
Realpolitik : a history, John Bew
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [357]-375) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Control code
1523750
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
vi, 395 pages
Isbn
9780199331932
Lccn
2015013935
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780199331932
  • (OCoLC)935642672
Label
Realpolitik : a history, John Bew
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [357]-375) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Control code
1523750
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
vi, 395 pages
Isbn
9780199331932
Lccn
2015013935
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780199331932
  • (OCoLC)935642672

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