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Untangling the cold war

William A. Gamson

Untangling the cold war

a strategy for testing rival theories

by William A. Gamson

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Published by Little, Brown in Boston .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • International relations -- Research.

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliography: p. 213-217.

    Statement[by] William A. Gamson [and] Andre Modigliani.
    ContributionsModigliani, Andre, joint author.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsJX1291 .G35
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxv, 222 p.
    Number of Pages222
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL4576736M
    LC Control Number77134536

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    Pages in category "Books about the Cold War" The following 38 pages are in this category, out of 38 total. This list may not reflect recent changes (). The rise of the world's two most populated countries, India and China, is shifting global attention from the Atlantic to the Pacific. Author and journalist Prem Shankar Jha, in his new book, Crouching Dragon, Hidden Tiger, analyzes the Indian and Chinese economic and political systems with any eye to assessing the future development course of these two giants.

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