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Student Feature – A Brief Introduction to the Study of International Relations

Student Feature – A Brief Introduction to the Study of International Relations

This feature is for the new student interested in becoming familiar with the study of International Relations (IR) and also for students struggling to grasp how IR fits together as a whole.

Review – The Politics of Subjectivity in American Foreign Policy Discourses

Review – The Politics of Subjectivity in American Foreign Policy Discourses

Intriguing throughout, this book is an excellent introduction for students interested in how psychoanalytic ideas and emotions are applicable to international politics.

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Edited Collection – Critical Epistemologies of Global Politics

This book offers an enriched vision of borders, both analytically and politically, that not only seeks to understand but also to reshape and expand the meanings and consequences of IR.

The Clash of Civilizations Thesis: A Critical Appraisal

The Clash of Civilizations Thesis: A Critical Appraisal

Proponents and critics of Huntington’s thesis have created a ‘clash of scholarship’ in IR. This article demonstrates this clash whilst adding a new dimension to it.

Online Resources – Postcolonialism

Online Resources – Postcolonialism

A collection of resources introducing, and exploring, postcolonial approaches to International Relations.

Crossings and Candles

Crossings and Candles

There is a paradox which stalks the discipline of IR: as it speaks of peace, the principle of sovereignty, which is at the centre of its world view, looks out upon messy – and often very violent – social relationships.

International Relations Theory

International Relations Theory

The approaches in IR theory each possess a legitimate, yet different, view. They offer a means by which to attempt to understand a complex and frequently changing world.

Online Resources – Poststructuralism

Online Resources – Poststructuralism

A collection of resources introducing, and exploring, poststructuralism and how it relates to International Relations

Online Resources – Critical Theory

Online Resources – Critical Theory

A collection of resources introducing, and exploring, critical approaches to International Relations – including critical geography.

Online Resources – Constructivism

Online Resources – Constructivism

A collection of resources introducing, and exploring, the International Relations theory of constructivism.

Online Resources – Marxism

Online Resources – Marxism

A collection of resources introducing, and exploring, Marxism and how it relates to Politics and International Relations.

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