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Toward a politics of the planet earth [by] Harold Sprout and Margaret Sprout.

; Sprout, Margaret, 1903-2004, author
New York, Van Nostrand Reinhold Company [1971] .
ISBN 0442781830, 9780442781835

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Other Authors Sprout, Margaret, 1903-2004,
Subjects Ecologie.
Environmental policy.
International relations -- Research.
Internationale Politik.
Internationale politiek.
Relations internationales.
Description x, 499 pages illustrations 24 cm
Copyright Date [1971]
Notes Includes bibliographical references.
Contents Part I. Perspective and approach. The changing context of international politics ; The ecological perspective : what it brings to the study of international politics ; Historic patterns in flux and transition -- Part II. The present international system. The state system : political fragmentation of the earth ; International actors : states, statesmen, and others ; International statecraft : goals and strategies ; International statecraft : modes and styles ; International potential : power, influence, capabilities --Part III. Changing milieu: trends and portents. Power and policy : sources and limitations ; Science-based technology : servant or master? ; Limits of the earth : old images and emerging realities ; Geopolitical theorists in ecological perspective ; Malthus in the twentieth century : biological realities and behavioral rigidities ; National political systems : power and accountability ; Demands and resources : the statesmen's dilemma ; Domestic social context : persistent tribalism ; Tribal sovereignty vs. interdependence ; Transitional norms and international institutions -- Part IV. Looking toward the future. Scenarios and possibilities.
Network Numbers (OCoLC)205427
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WorldCat Identities Sprout, Harold, 1901-1980.
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