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Bargaining Theory of War

William Reed, Katherine Sawyer

Subject: International Relations »

Date Added: 2014-04-28

Bargaining Theory of War Introduction Much of the recent scholarship on international politics views conflict and cooperation arising from a b...

Diasporas

Simon Payaslian

Subject: International Relations »

Date Added: 2013-07-24

Diasporas Introduction The term diaspora is derived from the Greek dia (through) and speirein (to sow, to disperse) and originally referred to...

Germany in World War II

Panikos Panayi

Subject: International Relations »

Date Added: 2015-03-30

Germany in World War II Introduction In Germany, World War II does not usually form a distinct and compact period, as it does in other states,...

Internet Law

Chris Marsden

Subject: International Relations »

Date Added: 2012-06-26

Internet Law Introduction Internet law is a relatively new academic subject, dating to approximately 1991 (see Goldman 2008, cited under Debat...

Proliferation

Carol Turner

Subject: International Relations »

Date Added: 2011-03-02

Proliferation Introduction Proliferation describes growth by the rapid multiplication of parts. In science this is the process by which an orga...

Power Transition Theory

Ronald L. Tammen, Jacek Kugler, Doug Lemke

Subject: International Relations »

Date Added: 2012-07-24

Power Transition Theory Introduction Power transition theory is a structural and dynamic approach to world politics. Although it is sometimes ...

Realism

Jonathan Cristol

Subject: International Relations »

Date Added: 2011-03-02

Realism Introduction There are many different types of realist theory. “Classical realism” was developed in the 1940s in response to the utop...

International Monetary Relations, History of

Daniel Sargent

Subject: International Relations »

Date Added: 2013-07-24

History of International Monetary Relations ...

World War II Diplomacy and Political Relations

Gerhard L. Weinberg

Subject: International Relations »

Date Added: 2012-05-23

World War II Diplomacy and Political Relations Introduction As World War II recedes into the past, interest in it does not diminish. New publi...

Soviet Union in World War II

Chris Bellamy

Subject: International Relations »

Date Added: 2012-06-26

Soviet Union in World War II Introduction The Soviet Union in World War II is the story of several wars. When World War II started, the Soviet...

International Conflict Settlements, The Durability of

Stephen L. Quackenbush

Subject: International Relations »

Date Added: 2014-06-30

The Durability of International Conflict Settlements Introduction War and other forms of international conflict must end at some point. Someti...

Peacekeeping

Erik K. Rundquist

Subject: International Relations »

Date Added: 2011-03-02

Peacekeeping Introduction Although the term “peacekeeping” is not defined in the original 1945 United Nations (UN) Charter, the act of using civi...

Reconciliation

Kora Andrieu

Subject: International Relations »

Date Added: 2013-02-26

Reconciliation Introduction “Reconciliation = closure + healing” wrote Johan Galtung. If reconciliation could indeed be reduced to an equation...

Theories of International Relations, Feminist

Jill Steans

Subject: International Relations »

Date Added: 2014-05-29

Feminist Theories of International Relations Introduction The publication of the special issue of the journal Millennium on Women and Internat...

Hague Conferences (1899, 1907)

Freya Baetens

Subject: International Relations »

Date Added: 2012-11-21

Hague Conferences (1899, 1907) Introduction In 1899, Czar Nicolas II took the initiative to convene a peace conference with two core objective...

Development

Christopher LaMonica

Subject: International Relations »

Date Added: 2013-08-26

Development Introduction When the term “development” first became popular in the field of international relations, in the 1950s, there was les...

Balance of Power Theory

Steven E. Lobell

Subject: International Relations »

Date Added: 2014-11-25

Balance of Power Theory Introduction The balance of power is one of the oldest and most fundamental concepts in international relations theory...

European Union as an International Actor

Tine Van Criekinge

Subject: International Relations »

Date Added: 2012-04-24

European Union as an International Actor Introduction The study of the European Union (EU) as an international actor has expanded rapidly in th...

Sustainable Development

R. S. Deese

Subject: International Relations »

Date Added: 2011-03-02

Sustainable Development Introduction Although sustainable development emerged as a distinct discipline only in the last quarter of the 20th centur...

Theory, Chinese International Relations

Linsay Cunningham-Cross, Peter Marcus Kristensen

Subject: International Relations »

Date Added: 2014-05-29

Chinese International Relations Theory Introduction The discipline of international relations (IR) is commonly described as an “American socia...

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