Power & Interdependence, 4th Edition
©2012 |Pearson | Available
Robert O. Keohane, Princeton University
Joseph S. Nye, Jr., Harvard University
©2012 |Pearson | Available
A landmark work of international relations theory, Power and Interdependence first published in 1977 and posited a radically comprehensive explanation of the mechanics driving world affairs–“power politics” on one hand and “complex interdependence” on the other hand.
This widely influential book reexamined the military and economic interests of state and non-state actors, and in an argument made before the end of the Cold War, the authors broadened the prevailing realist worldview of the time and anticipated many of the developments in our modern era of globalization. With a new preface by the authors and a foreword by Fareed Zakaria that looks at world affairs after the Cold War, the terrorist attacks of September 11, and the global financial crisis, Power and Interdependence is required reading for all students of international relations.
“The most important insight that might help us explain the dynamic of the current world order lie in the concept of interdependence, pioneered and systematically explored by Robert Keohane and Joseph Nye in Power and Interdependence, the classic work of international relations theory you are about to read....Keohane and Nye took these assorted ideas and put forward a powerful, coherent theory, operating at the level of the international system, and thus with great explanatory power.”–Fareed Zakaria
Sample chapter is available for download in PDF format.
This material is protected under all copyright laws, as they currently exist. No portion of this material may be reproduced, in any form or by any means, without permission in writing from the publisher.
Chapter 1. Interdependence in World Politics
Chapter 2. Realism and Complex Interdepedence
Chapter 3. Explaining International Regime Change
PART II. REGIME CHANGE IN OCEANS AND MONEY
Chapter 4. The Politics of Oceans and Money: Historical Overview
Chapter 5. Complex Interdependence in Oceans and Money
Chapter 6. The Politics of Rule-Making in Oceans and Money
PART III. REGIMES AND TWO BILATERAL RELATIONSHIPS
Chapter 7. United States Relations With Canada and Australia
PART IV. THE UNITED STATES AND COMPLEX INTERDEPENDENCE
Chapter 8. Coping with Interdependence
PART V. GLOBALISM AND THE INFORMATION AGE
Chapter 9. Power, Interdependence, and the Information Age
Chapter 10. Power, Interdependence, and Globalism
PART VI. SECOND THOUGHTS ON THEORY AND POLICY (1989)
Pearson offers affordable and accessible purchase options to meet the needs of your students. Connect with us to learn more.
K12 Educators: Contact your Savvas Learning Company Account General Manager for purchase options. Instant Access ISBNs are for individuals purchasing with credit cards or PayPal.
Savvas Learning Company is a trademark of Savvas Learning Company LLC.
Robert O. Keohane is Professor of International Affairs at Princeton University.
Joseph S. Nye is University Distinguished Service Professor at Harvard University.
We're sorry! We don't recognize your username or password. Please try again.
The work is protected by local and international copyright laws and is provided solely for the use of instructors in teaching their courses and assessing student learning.
You have successfully signed out and will be required to sign back in should you need to download more resources.