25 books — 20 voters
International relations (IR) or international affairs, depending on academic institution, is either a field of political science, an interdisciplinary academic field similar to global studies, or an entirely independent academic discipline in which students take a variety of internationally focused courses in social science and humanities disciplines. In all cases, the field studies relationships between political entities (polities) such as sovereign states, inter-governmental organizations (IGOs), international non-governmental organizations (INGOs), other non-governmental organizations (NGO ...more
To Understand Contemporary China
International Relations Theory
14 books — 2 voters
No longer a veteran's list for learning about war
31 books — 19 voters
100 International Relations Classics
55 books — 12 voters
Private Military/Security Corporations
13 books — 8 voters
International Relations, Books for Budding Diplomats
70 books — 26 voters
“ The key to resolving international conflict with a positive outcome includes looking for a win-win situation, finding common ground, formulating proactive strategies, using effective negotiation and communication, and appreciating cultural differences. ”
“ The Possibility of somebody emerging as a nuclear power or events happening that surprise us on the nuclear stage is still a possibility. It always will be because there's an awful lot going behind the scenes. Our intelligence just has to get better on the score. -Peter Goss. ...more ”
A place to discuss all the unique aspects of Deaf culture as highlighted in the thriller Silent …more
[close] A place to discuss all the unique aspects of Deaf culture as highlighted in the thriller Silent Fear (A novel inspired by true crimes) by Lance & James Morcan. This group can also be an intersection of sorts where Deaf and hearing people can engage and learn from each other.
1,012 members, last active 6 days ago
[close] A list of books for Friends of the Pod. Initial books have been mentioned or written by hosts or guests, however, other members could also recommend books. I, personally, am not affiliated with Crooked Media. I just thought it would be a fun way to share what we're reading.
2 members, last active one year ago
Global Concerns Classroom (GCC) is an innovative global education program that seeks to raise aw…more
[close] Global Concerns Classroom (GCC) is an innovative global education program that seeks to raise awareness of current international humanitarian issues in U.S. youth and to empower them to take meaningful action. Through dynamic resources, student engagement programs, and professional development for educators, GCC prepares youth to gain the knowledge and skills needed to be globally competent for the 21st century. This reading list is to further the passion and intrigue for students through both fictional and non-fictional literature and engage in discussions about how the readings relate to current global issues. We will be reading one book a month and you are welcome to engage in the book discussion threads as soon as you have finished the book. This group is open to students, teachers, and parents!
6 members, last active 4 years ago
A space for socialists, communists, anarchists, and other leftists dedicated to anti-capitalism,…more
[close] A space for socialists, communists, anarchists, and other leftists dedicated to anti-capitalism, anti-racism, and anti-imperialism to share and discuss reading recs!
167 members, last active 3 days ago