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Contemporary World History

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Kod przedmiotu: IRB2SE06-L17
Kod Erasmus / ISCED: (brak danych) / (brak danych)
Nazwa przedmiotu: Contemporary World History
Jednostka: Akademia Finansów i Biznesu Vistula
Punkty ECTS i inne: 3.00 Podstawowe informacje o zasadach przyporządkowania punktów ECTS:
  • roczny wymiar godzinowy nakładu pracy studenta konieczny do osiągnięcia zakładanych efektów uczenia się dla danego etapu studiów wynosi 1500-1800 h, co odpowiada 60 ECTS;
  • tygodniowy wymiar godzinowy nakładu pracy studenta wynosi 45 h;
  • 1 punkt ECTS odpowiada 25-30 godzinom pracy studenta potrzebnej do osiągnięcia zakładanych efektów uczenia się;
  • tygodniowy nakład pracy studenta konieczny do osiągnięcia zakładanych efektów uczenia się pozwala uzyskać 1,5 ECTS;
  • nakład pracy potrzebny do zaliczenia przedmiotu, któremu przypisano 3 ECTS, stanowi 10% semestralnego obciążenia studenta.
Język prowadzenia: angielski
Skrócony opis:

The aim of the subject is to broad student knowledge of contemporary world history between 1945 and 1991, especially international relations and the mechanisms of world politics, and develop and improve their critical and analytical skills within the discipline of history of international relations

Pełny opis:

The aim of the subject is to broad student knowledge of contemporary world history between 1945 and 1991, especially international relations and the mechanisms of world politics, and develop and improve their critical and analytical skills within the discipline of history of international relations


Compulsory textbooks

1. Best Anthony and others, International History of the Twentieth Century and Beyond, Routledge 2008.

2. Calvocoressi Peter, World politics since 1945, London New York : Longman, 1991

Supplementary textbooks:

1. Kissinger Kenry, Diplomacy, New York Simon & Schuster 1994.

2. Kennedy Paul, The Rise and Fall of Great Powers: economic change and military conflict from 1500 to 2000, Random House 1987, Vintage Books 1989

3. Williamson David, Access to History for the IB Diploma. The Cold War, Hodder Education 2013

Supplementary monographic readings

1. Anderson Sheldon, A Cold War in the Soviet Bloc: Polish-East German Relations, 1945-1962, Westview Press 2001

2. Applebaum Anne, Iron Curtain: The Crushing of Eastern Europe, 1944-1956, Doubleday 2012

3. Arbel David, Edelist Ran, Western Intelligence and the Collapse of the Soviet Union: 1980-1990: Ten Years that did not Shake the World, Frank Cass 2003

4. Ashton Nigel John, Eisenhower, Macmillan, and the Problem of Nasser: Anglo-American Relations and Arab Nationalism, 1955-59, Palgrave Macmillan 1996

5. Barr James, A line in the sand : Britain, France and the struggle for the mastery of the Middle East, Simon & Schuster 2011

6. Beisner Robert L., Dean Acheson: A Life in the Cold War, Oxford University Press 2006

7. Bernstein Richard, China 1945: Mao s Revolution and America s Fateful Choice, Knopf 2014

8. Betts Raymond, Decolonization, Routledge 1998

9. Birmingham David, The Decolonization of Arfrica, Routledge 1995

10. Bischof Günter, Karner Stefan, Ruggenthaler Peter (eds.), The Prague Spring and the Warsaw Pact Invasion of Czechoslovakia in 1968, Lexington Books 2009.

11. Bisley Nick, The End of the Cold War and the Causes of Soviet Collapse, Palgrave Macmillan 2004

12. Blair Alasdair, The European Union since 1945, Pearson 2005

13. Borhi Laszlo, Hungary in the Cold War, 1945-1956, Central European University Press 2004

14. Brown Archie, The Rise and fall of communism, Ecco 2009

15. Buhite Russel D., Decisions at Yalta: An Appraisal of Summit Diplomacy, Rowman & Littlefield Publishers 1992

16. Bullock Alan, Hitler and Stalin: Parallel Lives, Fontana Press 1998

17. Byrne Malcolm (ed.), Cardboard Castle?: An Inside History Of The Warsaw Pact, 1955-1991, CEU Press 2005

18. Caroline Elkins, Imperial Reckoning: The Untold Story of Britain s Gulag in Kenya, Owl Books 2005.

19. Chan Alfred L., Mao s Crusade : Politics and Policy Implementation in China s Great Leap Forward, 2001

20. Chandler David, Bosnia: Faking Democracy after Dayton, Pluto Press 2000

21. chollet Derek, The Road to the Dayton Accords: A Study of American Statecraft, Palgrave Macmillan 2005

22. Cook Steven A., The Struggle for Egypt: From Nasser to Tahrir Square, Oxford University Press 2011

23. Crump Laurien, The Warsaw Pact Reconsidered: International Relations in Eastern Europe, 1955-1969, Routledge 2015.

24. Daniels Robert V., The Rise and Fall of Communism in Russia, Yale University Press 2007

25. Dedman Martin, The Origins and Development of the European Union 1945-1995: A History of European Integration, Routledge 1996

26. Dobbs Michael, Down with Big Brother: The Fall of the Soviet Empire, Vintage 1998

27. Dülffer Jost, Grey Marc, Elites and Decolonization in the Twentieth Century, Palgrave Macmillan 2011

28. Dumbrell John, A Special Relationship: Anglo American Relations from the Cold War to Iraq, Palgrave Macmillan 2006

29. Edwards Spalding Elizabeth, The First Cold Warrior: Harry Truman, Containment, and the Remaking of Liberal Internationalism, University of Kentucky Press 2006

30. El-Ayouty Yassin, The United Nations and Decolonization: The Role of Afro — Asia, Springer Netherlands 1971

31. Frankel Max, High Noon in the Cold War: Kennedy, Khrushchev, and the Cuban Missile Crisis, Presidio Press 2004

32. Freedman Lawrence, Kennedy s Wars: Berlin, Cuba, Laos, and Vietnam, Oxford University Press 2000

33. Gaddis John Lewis Gaddis, Strategies of Containment: A Critical Appraisal of American National Security Policy during the Cold War, Oford University Press 2005

34. Gaddis John Lewis,George F. Kennan: An American Life, Penguin Press 2011

35. Garavini Giuliano, After Empires : European Integration, Decolonization, and the Challenge from the Global South 1957-1986, Oxford University Press 2012

36. Gearson John, Schake Kori (eds.), The Berlin Wall Crisis: Perspectives on Cold War Alliances, 2003.

37. George Alice L., Awaiting Armageddon: How Americans Faced the Cuban Missile Crisis, University of North Carolina Press 2003.

38. Goduti Philip A., Kennedy s Kitchen Cabinet and the Pursuit of Peace: The Shaping of American Foreign Policy, 1961-1963, McFarland & Company 2009

39. Goncharov Sergei, Lewis John, Xue Litai, Uncertain Partners: Stalin, Mao, and the Korean War, Stanford University Press 1995

40. Hanson Philip, The Rise and Fall of the The Soviet Economy: An Economic History of the USSR from 1945, Routledge 2003

41. Harbutt Fraser J., The Iron Curtain: Churchill, America, and the Origins of the Cold War, 1988

42. Harrington Daniel F., Berlin on the Brink: The Blockade, the Airlift and the Early Cold War, The Univeristy Press of Kentucky 2012.

43. Hayden Jacqueline, The Collapse of Communist Power in Poland: Strategic Misperceptions and Unanticipated Outcomes, Routledge 2006

44. Hayden Robert M, From Yugoslavia to the Western Balkans: Studies of a European Disunion, 1991-2011, Brill Academic Publications 2013

45. Hillstrom Laurie Collier, The Cuban Missile Crisis, Omnigraphics 2015

46. Hollander Paul, Political Will and Personal Belief: The Decline and Fall of Soviet Communism, Yale University Press 1999

47. Jian Chen, China s Road to the Korean War, Columbia University Press 1996

48. Jian Chen, Mao s China and the Cold War, 2001

49. Kaiser Wolfram, Christian Democracy and the Origins of European Union, Cambridge University Press 2007

50. Kaiser Wolfram, Leucht Brigitte, Rasmussen Morten (eds.), The History of the European Union: Origins of a Trans- and Supranational Polity 1950-72, Routledge 2008

51. Kaiser Wolfram, Varsori Antonio (eds.), European Union History: Themes and Debates, Palgrave Macmillan 2010

52. Karl Rebecca E., Mao Zedong and China in the Twentieth-Century World: A Concise History, Duke University Press Books 2010

53. Kemp-Welch A., Poland under Communism: A Cold War History, Cambridge University Press 2008

54. Kennedy Andrew, The International Ambitions of Mao and Nehru: National Efficacy Beliefs and the Making of Foreign Policy, Cambridge University Press 2011

55. Kingseed Cole Christian, Eisenhower and the Suez Crisis of 1956, LSU Press 1995

56. Kissinger Henry, On China, Penguin Press 2011

57. Kotkin Stephen, Armageddon Averted: The Soviet Collapse, 1970-2000, Oxford University Press 2001

58. Kunz Diane B., The Economic Diplomacy of the Suez Crisis, The University of North Carolina Press 1991

59. Lee Jongsoo James, The Partition of Korea after World War II: A Global History, Palgrave Macmillan 2006

60. Logevall Fredrik, Embers of War: The Fall of an Empire and the Making of America s Vietnam, Random House 2012

61. MacMillan Margaret, Nixon and Mao: The Week That Changed the World, Random House 2007

62. Mayers David, George Kennan and the Dilemmas of US Foreign Policy, Oxford University Press 1990

63. Mccauley Martin, The Rise and Fall of the Soviet Union, Routledge 2007

64. McNamara Robert, Britain, Nasser and the Balance of Power in the Middle East 1952-1967: From The Eygptian Revolution to the Six Day War, Frank Cass 2003

65. Meisner Maurice, Mao s China and After: A History of the People s Republic, Free Press 1999

66. Milward Alan, Politics and Economics in the History of the European Union, Routledge 2005

67. Morris Benny, 1948: A History of the First Arab-Israeli War, Yale University Press 2008

68. Muller James W. (ed.), Churchill s Iron Curtain speech fifty years later, University of Missouri Press 1999

69. Naylor Philip C., France and Algeria: A History of Decolonization and Transformation, University Press of Florida 2000

70. Newman Kitty, Macmillan, Khrushchev and the Berlin Crisis 1958-1960, 2007

71. Newsom David D., The Imperial Mantle: The United States, Decolonization, and the Third World, Indiana University Press 2001

72. Oliver Ian, War and Peace in the Balkans: The Diplomacy of Conflict in the Former Yugoslavia, I.B. Tauris 2005

73. Ostermann Christian F., Uprising In East Germany 1953: The Cold War, the German Question, and the First Major Upheaval Behind the Iron Curtain (National Security Archive Cold War Readers), 2001

74. Ouimet Matthew J., The Rise and Fall of the Brezhnev Doctrine in Soviet Foreign Policy, University of North Carolina Press 2003

75. Paterson Thomas G. (ed.), Kennedy s Quest for Victory: American Foreign Policy, 1961-1963, Oxford University Press 1989

76. Pavkovic Aleksander, The Fragmentation of Yugoslavia: Nationalism and War in the Balkans, Palgrave Macmillan 2o00

77. Pearson Jonathan, Sir Anthony Eden and the Suez Crisis: Reluctant Gamble, Palgrave Macmillan 2002

78. Rainer Janos M, Imre Nagy, I.B. Tauris 2009

79. Ramet Sabrina Petra, Balkan Babel: The Disintegration Of Yugoslavia From The Death Of Tito To The Fall Of Milosevic, Westview Press 2002

80. Ritter Gerhard A., Schmidt Manfred G., The Rise and Fall of a Socialist Welfare State: The German Democratic Republic (1949-1990) and German Unification (1989-1994), Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 2013

81. Rothermund Dietmar, Roitledge companion to decolonization, Routledge 2000

82. Ryan Stephen, The United Nations and International Politics, Palgrave Macmillan 2000.

83. Sandler Stanley, Korean War: An Interpretative History, 1999

84. Sheffer Edith, Burned Bridge: How East and West Germans Made the Iron Curtain, Oxford University Press 2011

85. Shemesh Moshe, Troen Selwyn Illan, The Suez-Sinai Crisis: A Retrospective and Reappraisal, Taylor and Francis 1990

86. Sirrs Owen L, Nasser and the Missile Age in the Middle East, Routledge 2006

87. Smith Jeremy, The Fall of Soviet Communism, 1986-1991, Palgrave Macillan 2005

88. Smith Timothy, Britain and the Origin of the Vietnam War: UK Policy in Indo-China, 1943-50, Palgrave Macmillan 2007

89. Smyser W. R., From Yalta to Berlin: The Cold War Stuggle over Germany St. Martin s Press 1999.

90. Snyder Timothy, Bloodlands: Europe betweent Hitler and Stalin, Basic Books 2010

91. Spilker Dirk, The East German Leadership and the Division of Germany: Patriotism and Propaganda 1945-1953, Oxford Univeristy Press 2006.

92. Stern Sheldon, The Week the World Stood Still: Inside the Secret Cuban Missile Crisis, Stanford University Press 2005

93. Stueck William, The Korea War. An Internatioal History, Princeton University Press 1995

94. Taumbman William, Khrushchev Sergei, Gleason Abbott (eds.), Nikita Khrushchev, Yale University Press 2000

95. Thompson Nicholas, The Hawk and the Dove: Paul Nitze, George Kennan, and the History of the Cold War,Henry Holt and Co. 2009

96. Tudda Chris, A Cold War Turning Point: Nixon and China, 1969-1972, Louisiana State University Press 2012

97. Walder Andrew G., China Under Mao: A Revolution Derailed, Harvard University Press 2015

98. Westad Odd Arne, Brothers in arms: the rise and fall of the Sino-Soviet alliance, 1945-1963, Woodrow Wilson Center Press 1998

99. White Stephen, Communism and its Collapse, Routledge 2001

100. Young Marilyn B., Buzzanco Robert (eds.), A Companion to the Vietnam War, Blackwell Publishing 2002

101. Zubok Vladislav M., A Failed Empire: The Soviet Union in the Cold War from Stalin to Gorbachev, University of North Carolina Press 2007

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