International Relations

International relations (IR) or international affairs, depending on academic institution, is either a field of political science, an interdisciplinary academic field similar to global studies, or an entirely independent academic discipline in which students take a variety of internationally focused courses in social science and humanities disciplines. In all cases, the field studies relationships between political entities (polities) such as sovereign states, inter-governmental organizations (IGOs), international non-governmental organizations (INGOs), other non-governmental organizations (NGO ...more

Prisoners of Geography: Ten Maps That Tell You Everything You Need to Know About Global Politics
War on Peace: The End of Diplomacy and the Decline of American Influence
The Retreat of Western Liberalism
Ghost Fleet: A Novel of the Next World War
From Cold War to Hot Peace: The Inside Story of Russia and America
Destined for War: Can America and China Escape Thucydides’s Trap?
Who Rules the World?
Вся кремлевская рать: Краткая история современной России
Worth Dying For: The Power and Politics of Flags
The Culture Map: Breaking Through the Invisible Boundaries of Global Business
A Moonless, Starless Sky: Ordinary Women and Men Fighting Extremism in Africa
ISIS: Inside the Army of Terror
The Accidental Superpower: The Next Generation of American Preeminence and the Coming Global Disorder
Until We Are Free: My Fight for Human Rights in Iran
Strategy: A History
Man, the State, and War: A Theoretical Analysis
The Clash of Civilizations and the Remaking of World Order
The Tragedy of Great Power Politics
Diplomacy
World Order
Theory of International Politics
The Twenty Years' Crisis, 1919-1939
Arms and Influence
Perception and Misperception in International Politics
The Rise and Fall of the Great Powers: Economic Change and Military Conflict from 1500 to 2000
On China
Politics Among Nations
Soft Power: The Means to Success in World Politics
The Post-American World
Guns, Germs, and Steel: The Fates of Human Societies
Guns, Germs, and Steel by Jared DiamondGhost Wars by Steve CollWhy Nations Fail by Daron AcemoğluOn China by Henry KissingerThe Origins of Political Order by Francis Fukuyama
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Amit Ray
Bringing countries together above their conflicts require great minds and great hearts.
Amit Ray, Peace on the Earth A Nuclear Weapons Free World

Charles Tilly
War made the state, and the state made war
Charles Tilly

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