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The most accessible, succinct introduction to the principal international relations theories with an emphasis on how theory can be used to analyse key global issues.

The following resources accompany this book:

For students:

  • Reinforce your understanding of each chapter's key themes with short case studies
  • Test your understanding and revise for exams with review questions
  • Explore different theoretical debates through a series of annotated web links to reliable content
  • Test your knowledge of key terminology using the flashcard glossary

For registered lecturers:

  • Encourage debate and critical thinking in class with seminar resources
  • Download figures from the text for use in your own teaching materials