Twenty Years' Crisis, 1919-1939

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Harper Collins, Mar 25, 1964 - History - 256 pages

E. H. Carr's classic work on international relations published in 1939 was immediately recognized by friend and foe alike as a defining work. The author was one of the most influential and controversial intellectuals of the 20th century. The issues and themes he developed continue to have relevance to modern day concerns with power and its distribution in the international system. Michael Cox's critical introduction provides the reader with background information about the author, the context for the book, and its main themes and contemporary relevance.

 

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5663. The Twenty Years' Crisis 1919-1939 An Introduction to the Study of International Relations, by Edward Hallett Carr (read 13 Dec 2019) This was first published in 1939, just after the Second ... Read full review

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This book, perhaps the one for which Carr is best remembered, was written immediately before the start of World War II, and is considered one of the seminal texts of international relations. In fact ... Read full review

Contents

PART
1
CIIAP PAGI
10
THE INTERNATIONAL CRISIS
22
HARMONY or INTERESTS
63
THE LIMITATIONS or REALISM
89
PART THREE
95
POWER IN INTERNATIONAL POLITICS
102
LAW AND CHANGE
170
CONCLUSION
224
4 Tu Pnosncrs or A New 1NrnNAnoNA1 ORDER
241
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