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A collaboration between a philosopher and an international relations scholar, this work examines the philosophical issues that underlie the theory of international relations. Part I focuses on the dominant theories of Idealism, Realism, and Behavioralism, and Part II examines the international system, the state, bureaucracies, and the individual--four factors commonly assuA collaboration between a philosopher and an international relations scholar, this work examines the philosophical issues that underlie the theory of international relations. Part I focuses on the dominant theories of Idealism, Realism, and Behavioralism, and Part II examines the international system, the state, bureaucracies, and the individual--four factors commonly assumed to account for international behavior. The authors conclude with a summary of the links between the two forms of analysis and an open-ended assessment of their relative merits which will stimulate further discussion....

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ISBN : 9780198275893
Format Type : Paperback
Number of Pages : 288 Pages
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Explaining and Understanding International Relations Reviews

  • nanto
    2018-11-13 20:44

    good book for those who pay attention towards the two distinct approaches in social sciences, especially in IRs: understanding (verstehen) and explanation (verklaren).

  • Melissa
    2018-10-17 13:41

    Read for school. Super boring.

  • Denise DeRocher
    2018-11-10 13:55

    A book of IR theory for the graduate level - an excellent text!