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Rourke, John T. 1945-

Overview
Works: 45 works in 247 publications in 2 languages and 6,075 library holdings
Genres: Periodicals  Textbooks  History 
Roles: Author, Editor, Compiler, Author of introduction, Other
Classifications: D860, 327
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by John T Rourke
Taking sides by John T Rourke( Book )

56 editions published between 1987 and 2016 in English and held by 2,644 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This edition contains "pro" and "con" articles that represent the arguments of world leaders, leading political scientists, and commentators on the world political scene. The readings reflect a variety of viewpoints and have been selected for their liveliness and substance and because of their value in a debate framework
International politics on the world stage by John T Rourke( Book )

64 editions published between 1986 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 1,191 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This concise text provides students and instructors with a comprehensive overview of world politics, inviting them in a straightforward and accessible way to explore international relations and its new challenges
Congress and the presidency in U.S. foreign policymaking : a study of interaction and influence, 1945-1982 by John T Rourke( Book )

10 editions published in 1983 in English and held by 440 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Direct democracy and international politics : deciding international issues through referendums by John T Rourke( Book )

7 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 306 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presidential wars and American democracy : rally 'round the chief by John T Rourke( Book )

6 editions published between 1992 and 1994 in English and held by 249 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Making foreign policy : United States, Soviet Union, China by John T Rourke( Book )

5 editions published in 1990 in English and Undetermined and held by 173 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

World politics : international politics on the world stage, brief by John T Rourke( Book )

13 editions published between 1998 and 2002 in English and held by 172 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Taking sides( Book )

3 editions published between 2000 and 2002 in English and held by 170 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This debate-style reader is designed to introduce students to controversies in American foreign policy. The readings, which represent the arguments of leading political scientists and researchers, reflect a variety of viewpoint and have been selected for their liveliness and substance and because of their value in a debate framework. By requiring students to analyze opposing viewpoints and reach considered judgments, Taking Sides actively develops student's critical thinking skills
Taking sides( )

in English and held by 137 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Making American foreign policy by John T Rourke( Book )

7 editions published between 1994 and 1996 in English and held by 103 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

[The book] maps out the process by which the United States will navigate the uncharted seas and shoals of the post-cold war world ... Designed for use in undergraduate level courses on American foreign policy, [the book] features clear, concise, and lively writing enlivened by a host of timely examples and a minimal use of jargon.-Back cover
You decide! : current debates in American government by John T Rourke( Book )

2 editions published between 2004 and 2005 in English and held by 71 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents 18 "pro" and "con" debates on a variety of political issues
Taking sides( )

in English and held by 59 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

You decide! 2011 : current debates in American politics by John T Rourke( Book )

3 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 34 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Synopsis: Each year this best-selling, debate-style reader examines the most timely, important, and provocative issues in American politics. You Decide! Current Debates in American Politics, 8th edition draws the reader into the key topics that have made headlines and affected our political system during 2010 and will continue to affect our daily lives in 2011. Designed to engage the reader and promote critical thinking about our political system, the topics featured in You Decide! have been selected for their currency, importance, and interest. The pieces, arguing various sides of a given political issue, come from recent journals, congressional hearings, think tanks, and periodicals
You decide! 2008 : current debates in American politics by John T Rourke( Book )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 34 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

You decide! 2010 : current debates in American politics by John T Rourke( Book )

2 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 33 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

You decide! 2007 : current debates in American politics by John T Rourke( Book )

2 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 32 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

You decide! 2006 : current debates in America politics by John T Rourke( Book )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 29 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

America's politics : a diverse country in a globalizing world by John T Rourke( Book )

4 editions published in 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 29 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

You decide! 2009 : current debates in American politics by John T Rourke( Book )

3 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 29 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Updated annually, this best-selling, debate-style reader examines the most timely, important, and provocative issues in American politics. You Decide! Current Debates in American Politics, 6 editiondraws students into the key topics that have made headlines and affected our political system during 2008 and will continue to affect our daily lives in 2009. Designed to get students engaged and thinking about our political system, the topics featured in You Decide! have been selected for their currency, importance, and interest. The pieces, arguing various sides of a given political issue, come from recent journals, congressional hearings, think tanks, and periodicals. You Decide! is available at no extra charge when ordered packaged with any Pearson American government textbook
You decide! 2012 : current debates in American politics by John T Rourke( Book )

2 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Taking sides
Alternative Names
Rourke, John T.

Languages
English (193)

Chinese (1)

Covers
International politics on the world stageWorld politics : international politics on the world stage, briefTaking sidesMaking American foreign policyYou decide! : current debates in American governmentYou decide! 2011 : current debates in American politicsYou decide! 2008 : current debates in American politicsYou decide! 2010 : current debates in American politics