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Explaining and Understanding International Relations

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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 assu ...more
Paperback, 288 pages
Published July 4th 1991 by Clarendon Press (first published August 22nd 1990)
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nanto
good book for those who pay attention towards the two distinct approaches in social sciences, especially in IRs: understanding (verstehen) and explanation (verklaren).
Denise DeRocher
Jan 22, 2013 Denise DeRocher rated it really liked it
A book of IR theory for the graduate level - an excellent text!
Melissa
Mar 10, 2011 Melissa rated it it was ok
Read for school. Super boring.
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