Baltic Sea Region Studies
ROLE OF IDENTITY IN INTERNATIONAL RELATIONS
CASE STUDY: RUSSIA-ESTONIA RELATIONS AND ROLE OF RUSSIAN SPEAKINING MINORITY IN ESTONIA
The concept of material issues is no longer dominating in the international relations. Non materia...
“There may be numerous ways in which international relations are implicated in the construction of masculinities and masculine identities; through the direct disciplining of male bodies, through numerous political and institutional practices, and through broader cultural and ideological links.”...
Theories of International Relations*
Ole R. Holsti
Universities and professional associations usually are organized in ways that tend to separate scholars in adjoining disciplines and perhaps even to promote stereotypes of each other and their scholarly endeavors. The seemingly natural areas o...
The question of whether International Relations is a distinct discipline has been a matter of consistent controversy. However, any field of study needs to fulfill certain criteria in order to be classified as a distinct academic discipline. Accordingly, I believe, that International Relations is ind...
One globe but almost 200 countries on it and about 6000-7000 foreign languages. Why do people need so many languages? Is it a human aspiration of distinguishing from the others? Wouldn’t it be better and easier if there was just one code of communication common for everyone? My answer...
First Semester - Updated through November 9, 2010 – End of 1st Quarter
Lesson Plan for Week of September 7, 2010
Objective: To discuss course expectations and requirements
Handout: Syllabus, Study Guide for Chapter 1 (see below)
The purpose of this research paper is to introduce the field of IR, its relevance with history, to organize in a logical way what is known and theorized about IR. This paper creates a general understanding of what history is, what is international relations, the importance of philosophers,...
A: The three theoretical approaches of realism, institutionalism and state society have been the corner stone of our comprehension of international relations to date. They offer us an otherwise unknown insight into some of the key issue areas of international relations including the ever relevant an...
Conflicts among the states are to resolve to ensure peace and security in the world, because only the conflicts are responsible for the disturbance, chaos, and quarrels among the states in an international environment. The whole world is faced with conflict and vi...
Course Title: Critical Peace Studies and International Relations
Program: MA in Inter-Asia NGO Studies
Extra Judicial Acts in Indo-Bangla Border
Professor LEE Daehoon Francis
Student ID: 20111607
* Realism instills a pragmatic appreciation of the role of power but also warns that states will suffer if they overreach. (One world, rival theories)
* 너무 비관적? → it is not a theory of despair. Clearsighted states can mitigate the causes of war by finding way...
International relations deals with the way that different countries/ communities communicates interact with others for the purpose of
minimizing conflict and promoting good relations among different people (Chinyanganyu etal ,2010). The upsurge of media technology has generated a critical role for...
The Globalization of International Relations
Globalization, International, and Daily Life
* International relations (IR) concerns the relationship among the world’s governments.
* In explaining conflicts in IR, the central concept is the collective goods problem. This recur...
The term international relations has been interpreted and defined into two senses – narrow and broad. In the narrow sense it is confined to the study of “official relations conducted by authorized leaders of the state”. By emphasizing official relations, the relations between bu...
The theories of international relations are the end results of good international relations and system in the world today, most of this theories are not well implemented in most countries which has resulted on conflicts among nations, political instabilities, secessions and all oth...
Social humanitarian sciences focus on studying global political processes and the object of its research are social phenomena, which are defined as “international relations” in the world we know. International relations are comprised of many different categories, such as foreign p...
International Relations Of Asia
"This is the only region in the world where so many combinations and
permutations of two- three and four- and even two plus four or three plus three-
power games can be played on the regional chessboard with all their complexities
Terrorism and its Effects on International Relations
Over the years there have been significant changes in how terrorism is carried out. With the changes in how terrorism is carried out there have also been dramatic changes in how countries counter terrorist attacks. The modificati...
As the orangish-red map on the cover of this volume suggests, the earth—and
debates about the earth—have been heating up in recent times. Concerns about
global warming are recontextualizing IR Theory and being recontextualized within
IR Theory. They recontextualize IR Theory by changing the s...
JOHN BURTON AND THE STUDY
OF INTERNATIONAL RELATIONS: AN ASSESSMENT
David J. Dunn
In this article I want to assess the relationship between, the academic discipline of International Relations, by which I mean a set of issues and a community of scholars, and John Burton. The reasons for such a...