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    • 36 Big Ideas

    • By: The Great Courses, Bart D. Ehrman, Daniel W. Drezner, and others
    • Narrated by: Bart D. Ehrman, Daniel W. Drezner, David Sadava, and others
    • Length: 18 hrs and 41 mins
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    The Great Courses has produced thousands of lectures that have introduced millions of lifelong learners to some of the biggest and most fascinating ideas that humans have ever thought. Now, enjoy 36 lectures specially curated from some of our most popular courses and get an interesting learning experience across a wide range of disciplines.

    • 2 out of 5 stars
    • best of series seems a but lack lustre.

    • By jaise on 04-11-2018

    Non-member price: $61.45

    • Foundations of Economic Prosperity

    • By: Daniel W. Drezner, The Great Courses
    • Narrated by: Daniel W. Drezner
    • Length: 12 hrs and 17 mins
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    Prosperity has transformed the world. But the story of prosperity is far from simple-or complete. These 24 lectures give you an unrivaled overview of one of the most pressing issues of our day and take you behind the headlines and into the debates to dispel some common myths about prosperity and get at deeper truths.In this stimulating, wide-ranging course, Professor Drezner shows that achieving prosperity involves more than economics.

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • recommended

    • By Alison on 26-08-2017

    Non-member price: $48.69

    • Theories of International Politics and Zombies

    • By: Daniel W. Drezner
    • Narrated by: Oliver Wyman
    • Length: 2 hrs and 52 mins
    • Unabridged
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    What would happen to international politics if the dead rose from the grave and started to eat the living? Daniel Drezner's groundbreaking book answers the question that other international relations scholars have been too scared to ask. Addressing timely issues with analytical bite, Drezner looks at how well-known theories from international relations might be applied to a war with zombies.

    Non-member price: $28.94

    • Avoiding Trivia

    • The Role of Strategic Planning in American Foreign Policy
    • By: Daniel W. Drezner (editor), Andrew Erdmann, Peter Feaver, and others
    • Narrated by: Michael Prichard
    • Length: 7 hrs and 15 mins
    • Unabridged
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    Strategic planning needs to be a more integral part of America's foreign policymaking. While thousands of troops are engaged in combat and homeland security concerns abound, long-term coordination of goals and resources would seem to be of paramount importance. A change in presidential administration brings the hope that strategic planning will play an elevated role in U.S. foreign policy. Can policy planners - in the Pentagon, State Department, Treasury, NSC, and National Intelligence Council - rise to the challenge?

    Non-member price: $36.27

    • The System Worked

    • How the World Stopped Another Great Depression
    • By: Daniel W. Drezner
    • Narrated by: Charles Constant
    • Length: 7 hrs and 31 mins
    • Unabridged
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    In the wake of the 2008 financial crash, Daniel W. Drezner, like so many others, looked at the smoking ruins of the global economy and wondered why global economic governance structure had failed so spectacularly, and what could be done to reform them in the future. But then a funny thing happened. As he surveyed their actions in the wake of the crash, he realized that the evidence pointed to the exact opposite conclusion: global economic governance had succeeded.

    Non-member price: $28.94