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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...

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...

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. Samuel 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...

Just War Theory

Scott A. Silverstone

Subject: International Relations »

Date Added: 2011-03-02

Just War Theory Introduction The Just War tradition is based on the claim that only under certain conditions can war be morally defensible. Just ...

International Criminal Court, The

Steven C. Roach

Subject: International Relations »

Date Added: 2012-11-21

The International Criminal Court Introduction The International Criminal Court (ICC) became fully operational on 1 July 2002. The origins of t...

Globalization

David Atkinson

Subject: International Relations »

Date Added: 2011-03-02

Globalization Introduction Globalization is one of the most vibrant, contested, and debated issues in modern international relations. The process...

Diplomacy, History of

David Atkinson

Subject: International Relations »

Date Added: 2011-03-02

History of Diplomacy Introduction Diplomacy encompasses the myriad processes of formal and informal communication between and among states. While...

French Empire, 20th-Century

Martin Thomas

Subject: International Relations »

Date Added: 2013-08-26

20th-Century French Empire Introduction The 20th century saw France’s colonial empire move rapidly through the classic cycle of imperial expan...

International Security

Joseph Cerami, John David Young

Subject: International Relations »

Date Added: 2011-03-02

International Security Introduction This bibliography highlights several major areas for the study of international security. The first area exten...

Military Science

Joseph Cerami, John David Young

Subject: International Relations »

Date Added: 2011-03-02

Military Science Introduction Military science is a term that generally dates back to the Industrial Revolution, when many disciplines sought to ...

Piracy

Christian Bueger

Subject: International Relations »

Date Added: 2013-08-26

Piracy Introduction Piracy has plagued the oceans throughout human history. Increasing maritime trade flows have led to recurrent waves of pir...

European Migration Policy

Tine Van Criekinge

Subject: International Relations »

Date Added: 2012-10-25

European Migration Policy Introduction Europe has a long-standing history both as a major point of destination for migrants and as a departure...

Securitization

Rens van Munster

Subject: International Relations »

Date Added: 2012-06-26

Securitization Introduction The concept of securitization is generally associated with the Copenhagen school of security studies, which is gen...

Global Governance

Peter Hägel

Subject: International Relations »

Date Added: 2011-03-02

Global Governance Introduction “Governance is the sum of many ways individuals and institutions, public and private, manage their common affairs....

Fascism, The Challenge of

David D. Roberts

Subject: International Relations »

Date Added: 2013-05-28

The Challenge of Fascism Introduction Although fascism did not enter our vocabulary until 1919, it is highly controversial, partly because the...

NATO, Europe, and Russia: Security Issues and the Border Regions

Hall Gardner

Subject: International Relations »

Date Added: 2013-06-25

NATO, Europe, and Russia: Security Issues and the Border Regions Introduction The enlargements of North Atlantic Treaty Organization (NATO) an...

Human Rights Law

Rory O’Connell

Subject: International Relations »

Date Added: 2012-06-26

Human Rights Law Introduction Human rights law is that branch of international law that covers the rights persons have against the state. This...