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The World Since 1945 Second Edition (Penguin History) by T. E. Vadney

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Published by Penguin (Non-Classics) .
Written in English


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Number of Pages592
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Open LibraryOL7348881M
ISBN 100140152210
ISBN 109780140152210

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Description: The World Since traces the major political, economic, and ideological patterns that have evolved in the global arena from the end of World War II to the present sixth edition of this widely acclaimed textbook'thoroughly updated throughout'continues to provide not only the background that students need in order to understand current international relations, but also new material on . Keith Robbins' accessible and stimulating account of world history since provides a framework for making sense of the political and social developments of the period. The focus is firmly on global political interaction. The underlying theme of the book is the tension Cited by: 2. The World Since traces the major political, economic, and ideological patterns that have evolved in the global arena from the end of World War II to the present sixth edition of this widely acclaimed textbook'thoroughly updated throughout'continues to provide not only the background that students need in order to understand current international relations, but also new material on politics around the world.   THE COMPLETE HISTORY OF GLOBAL CHANGE FROM TO THE PRESENT DAY The world since has witnessed fundamental changes, notably the increasing influence of the West - particularly the USA - in a variety of spheres, the emergence and collapse of the USSR, the end of colonial empire in Asia and Africa and the escalation of wars and other conflicts in the Third :