Undergraduate Module Descriptor

POL1017: Globalisation of World Politics

This module descriptor refers to the 2016/7 academic year.

Indicative Reading List

This reading list is indicative - i.e. it provides an idea of texts that may be useful to you on this module, but it is not considered to be a confirmed or compulsory reading list for this module.

Required text book:


J. Baylis, S. Smith, and P. Owens (eds).The Globalization of World Politics: An Introduction to International Relations: Fifth Edition (Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2011).


Further required reading:


Andrew Heywood, Global Politics, (Houndmills: Palgrave 2011).


Chris Brown and Kirsten Ainley, Understanding International Relations (Basingstoke: Palgrave, 2005).


Philip G. Cerny, Rethinking World Politics: A Theory of Transnational Neopluralism

(Oxford:OxfordUniversity Press, 2010).