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The Resource The return of history : conflict, migration, and geopolitics in the twenty-first century, Jennifer Welsh

The return of history : conflict, migration, and geopolitics in the twenty-first century, Jennifer Welsh

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The return of history : conflict, migration, and geopolitics in the twenty-first century
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The return of history
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conflict, migration, and geopolitics in the twenty-first century
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Jennifer Welsh
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eng
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INTERNATIONAL RELATIONS. In 1989, as the Berlin Wall crumbled and the Cold War dissipated, the American political commentator Francis Fukuyama wrote a famous essay, entitled The End of History. Fukuyama argued that the demise of the confrontation between Communism and capitalism, and the expansion of Western liberal democracy, signaled the endpoint of humanity s sociocultural and political evolution, the waning of traditional power politics, and the path toward a more peaceful world. At the heart of his thesis was the audaciously optimistic idea of progress in history. But a quarter of a century after Fukuyama s bold prediction about transcending the struggles of the past, history has returned
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In 1989, as the Berlin Wall crumbled and the Cold War dissipated, the American political commentator Francis Fukuyama wrote a famous essay, entitled The End of History.” Fukuyama argued that the demise of the confrontation between Communism and capitalism, and the expansion of Western liberal democracy, signaled the endpoint of humanity’s sociocultural and political evolution, the waning of traditional power politics, and the path toward a more peaceful world. At the heart of his thesis was the audaciously optimistic idea of progress” in history. But a quarter of a century after Fukuyama’s bold prediction about transcending the struggles of the past, history has returned
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10541897
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WWBK
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1965-
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Welsh, Jennifer M.
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index present
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non fiction
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True
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CBC Massey lectures series
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  • History
  • World politics
  • Civilisation
  • Regression (Civilisation)
  • Progress
  • World politics
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adult
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conflict, migration, and geopolitics in the twenty-first century
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The return of history : conflict, migration, and geopolitics in the twenty-first century, Jennifer Welsh
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Includes bibliographical references and index
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volume
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nc
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rdacarrier
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text
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txt
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rdacontent
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000058932635
Dimensions
21 cm.
Extent
347 pages
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9781487001308
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unmediated
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rdamedia
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n
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(OCoLC)945781918
Label
The return of history : conflict, migration, and geopolitics in the twenty-first century, Jennifer Welsh
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
000058932635
Dimensions
21 cm.
Extent
347 pages
Isbn
9781487001308
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)945781918

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