Chapter Outline

  1. Global Challenges
    1. War on Terror
    2. Islamic Militancy
    3. The Global Economic Crisis
    4. Global Stirrings
    5. Global Warming
  2. The United States, the European Union, and Japan
    1. A Changing Western Europe
    2. Demographic Issues
    3. Anti-Immigrant Sentiments
  3. Russia, China, and India
    1. Economic Globalization and Political Effects
    2. Internal Divisions, External Rivalries
  4. The Middle East, Africa, and Latin America
    1. The Arab Spring
    2. Poverty, Disease, Genocide
    3. Deepening Inequalities