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Systemic transitions, edited by William R. Thompson, (electronic book)

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Systemic transitions
Title
Systemic transitions
Statement of responsibility
edited by William R. Thompson
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Systemic transitions are periods of great change in world politics. Three clusters of chapters examine earlier transitions to develop and test generalizations, interpret ongoing dynamics, and speculate on what might take place in the more distant future
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Cataloging source
UK-WkNB
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
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Thompson, William R
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  • Balance of power
  • World politics
Label
Systemic transitions, edited by William R. Thompson, (electronic book)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Originally published in: 2009
Antecedent source
file reproduced from original
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
How Might We Know a Systemic Transition is Underway? Clues for the 21st Century / William R. Thompson -- PART I: Past -- Relative Decline: Why Does it Induce War or Sustain Peace? / Steve Chan & Brock Tessman -- State Type and Transitions in Hegemony: The Impact of Technologically-Driven Geopolitical, Economic, and Politico-Military Boundary Problems / Peter J. Hugill -- Structural Preludes to Systemic Transition since 1494 / William R. Thompson -- Falling Down: An Empirical Test of Dynamic Differentials Theory, 1500-1999 / Michael Lee -- PART II: Present -- Searching for Changing Organizational Architecture during Global Transitons: Where is the Post-Cold War Order? / Thomas J. Volgy, Keith A. Grant & Elizabeth Fausett -- Whether and How Global Leadership Transitions Will Result in War: Some Long-term Forecasts from the Steps-to-War Explanation - John Vasquez * Implications of Asia's Rise to Global Status / Jacek Kugler & Ronald Tammen -- Kantian Dynamics and Systemic Transitions: Can International Organizations Influence U.S.-China Conflict? / David Rapkin and William R. Thompson -- Explorations of Connections between Energy Use and Leadership Transitions / David J. LePoire -- PART III: Future * The Evolutionary Trajectory of the World System toward an Age of Transition / Tessaleno C. Devezas -- Cities in Transitions and Transformations: Exploring a Jacobsean Approach to Macro-Social Change / Peter J. Taylor -- Scale Transitions and the Evolution of Global Governance since the Bronze Age / Christopher Chase-Dunn, Richard Niemeyer, Alexis Alvarez & Hiroko Inoui
Extent
304 p.
File format
one file format
Form of item
electronic
Isbn
9780230618381
Level of compression
unknown
Quality assurance targets
unknown
Reformatting quality
unknown
Specific material designation
remote
System details
Requires Adobe Reader
Label
Systemic transitions, edited by William R. Thompson, (electronic book)
Publication
Note
Originally published in: 2009
Antecedent source
file reproduced from original
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
How Might We Know a Systemic Transition is Underway? Clues for the 21st Century / William R. Thompson -- PART I: Past -- Relative Decline: Why Does it Induce War or Sustain Peace? / Steve Chan & Brock Tessman -- State Type and Transitions in Hegemony: The Impact of Technologically-Driven Geopolitical, Economic, and Politico-Military Boundary Problems / Peter J. Hugill -- Structural Preludes to Systemic Transition since 1494 / William R. Thompson -- Falling Down: An Empirical Test of Dynamic Differentials Theory, 1500-1999 / Michael Lee -- PART II: Present -- Searching for Changing Organizational Architecture during Global Transitons: Where is the Post-Cold War Order? / Thomas J. Volgy, Keith A. Grant & Elizabeth Fausett -- Whether and How Global Leadership Transitions Will Result in War: Some Long-term Forecasts from the Steps-to-War Explanation - John Vasquez * Implications of Asia's Rise to Global Status / Jacek Kugler & Ronald Tammen -- Kantian Dynamics and Systemic Transitions: Can International Organizations Influence U.S.-China Conflict? / David Rapkin and William R. Thompson -- Explorations of Connections between Energy Use and Leadership Transitions / David J. LePoire -- PART III: Future * The Evolutionary Trajectory of the World System toward an Age of Transition / Tessaleno C. Devezas -- Cities in Transitions and Transformations: Exploring a Jacobsean Approach to Macro-Social Change / Peter J. Taylor -- Scale Transitions and the Evolution of Global Governance since the Bronze Age / Christopher Chase-Dunn, Richard Niemeyer, Alexis Alvarez & Hiroko Inoui
Extent
304 p.
File format
one file format
Form of item
electronic
Isbn
9780230618381
Level of compression
unknown
Quality assurance targets
unknown
Reformatting quality
unknown
Specific material designation
remote
System details
Requires Adobe Reader

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