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  1. 1. E. H. Carr and the Twenty Years’ Crisis: Classical Liberalism and Realism in the Interwar Years 27 items
    1. Core Reading 3 items
      1. E.H. Carr vs. Idealism: The Battle Rages On - J. J. Mearsheimer 2005

        Article Essential

    2. Further Reading 24 items
      1. 1. E.H. Carr 3 items
        1. The Utopian Realism of E. H. Carr - Paul Howe 1994

          Article Further

        2. The Political Science of E. H. Carr - Hans Morgenthau 1948

          Article Further

      2. 2. Classical Liberalism and IR Theory 21 items
        1. Power and Interdependence - Robert O. Keohane, Joseph S. Nye 1989

          Book Further pp. 3-37.

        2. Power and Interdependence Revisited - Robert O. Keohane, Joseph S. Nye 1987

          Article Further

        3. Liberalism and World Politics - Michael W. Doyle 1986

          Article Further

        4. The Nature and Sources of Liberal International Order - Daniel Deudney, G. John Ikenberry 1999

          Article Further

        5. Liberalism and World Politics - Michael W. Doyle 1986

          Article Further

        6. The End of History? - Francis Fukuyama 1989

          Article Further

        7. A New World Order - Anne-Marie Slaughter 2004

          Book Further

        8. Perpetual Peace: A Philosophical Sketch - Immanuel Kant 1970

          Chapter Further

        9. Neoliberalism, Neorealism, and World Politics - David A. Baldwin 1993

          Chapter Further

        10. Liberalism and International Affairs - Stanley Hoffmann 1987

          Chapter Further

        11. Conflict and Cooperation: Evolving Theories of International Relations - Marc A. Genest 2004

          Book Further Includes essays by Hugo Grotius, Woodrow Wilson, Hedley Bull, Joseph Nye, and Robert Keohane

        12. World Politics: Trend and Transformation - Charles W. Kegley, Shannon Lindsey Blanton 2011

          Book Further pp. 528-570 of 10th edition.

        13. Introduction to International Relations: Theories and Approaches - Robert Jackson, Georg Sorensen 2003

          Book Further pp. 105-138.

  2. 2. Classical Realism 37 items
    1. Core Reading 4 items
      1. A Realist Theory of International Politics - Hans J. Morgenthau 2006

        Chapter Essential

      2. The Balance of Power - Hans J. Morgenthau 2006

        Chapter Essential

      3. Different Methods of the Balance of Power - Hans J. Morgenthau 2006

        Chapter Essential

    2. Further Reading 33 items
      1. Scientific Man vs. Power Politics - Hans Joachim Morgenthau 1974

        Book Further

      2. Power and International Relations - Inis L. Claude 2012

        Book Further

      3. Realism: The State, Power and the Balance of Power - Paul R. Viotti, Mark V. Kauppi 1999

        Chapter Further

      4. The Nature of Politics - E. H. Carr 1999

        Chapter Further

      5. Contending Theories of International Relations: A Comprehensive Survey - James E. Dougherty, Robert L. Pfaltzgraff 2001

        Book Further Read chapters 3 and 4.

      6. The Power of Power Politics: From Classical Realism to Neotraditionalism - John A. Vasquez 1998

        Book Further Read chapters 1 and 2.

      7. Realist Thought From Weber to Kissinger - Michael Joseph Smith 1986

        Book Further

      8. Thucydidean Realism - Michael W. Doyle 1990

        Article Further

      9. The Use and Abuse of Thucydides in International Relations - Laurie M. Johnson Bagby 1994

        Article Further

      10. The Melian Dialogue - Thucydides 1954

        Chapter Further

      11. Also found in:

      12. The Melian Dialogue - Thucydides 1996

        Chapter Further

      13. And available electronically:

      14. History of the Peloponnesian War - Thucydides, Richard Crawley

        Webpage Further

      15. Chapters 1-14, is available on-line below:

      16. The Prince - Nicolo Machiavelli, W. K. Marriott 1505

        Webpage Further

      17. The Natural Conditions of Mankind - Thomas Hobbes 1999

        Chapter Further

      18. Power Politics and World Organization - John H. Herz 1942

        Article Further

      19. Reprinted in:

      20. Discord and Collaboration: Essays on International Politics - Arnold Wolfers 1962

        Book Further Read chapters 4, 6, 7, 8 and 10.

  3. 3. Neo-Realism: Structural Balance of Power Theory, and Hegemonic Cycles 9 items
    1. Core Reading 4 items
      1. Theory of International Politics - Kenneth N. Waltz 1979

        Book Essential pp. 60–128.

      2. The key chapters can also be found in: 

      3. Neorealism and Its Critics - Robert O Keohane 1986

        Book Essential

      4. Long Cycle Theory and International Relations - Richard Rosecrance 1987

        Article Essential

    2. Further Reading 5 items
      1. The Unipolar Moment - Charles Krauthammer 1992

        Chapter Further

  4. 4. Neo-Liberalism: Regimes, and Hegemonic Stability Theory 16 items
    1. Core Reading 8 items
      1. The False Promise of International Institutions - John J. Mearsheimer 1994

        Article Essential

      2. Is Anybody Still a Realist? - Jeffrey W. Legro, Andrew Moravcsik 1999

        Article Essential

      3. The Rise of American Hegemony - Robert Gilpin 2002

        Chapter Essential

      4. Also available electronically below:

    2. Further Reading 8 items
      1. Exploring the “Myth” of Hegemonic Stability - Isabelle Grunberg 1990

        Article Further

      2. The Constraining Power of International Treaties: Theory and Methods - Beth A. Simmons, Daniel J. Hopkins 2005

        Article Further

      3. The Limits of Hegemonic Stability Theory - Duncan Snidal 1985

        Article Further

  5. 5. E. H. Carr Revisited: the English School and ’Normative Theory’ 20 items
    1. Core Reading 2 items
      1. Generalising the International - Jenny Edkins, Maja Zehfuss 2005

        Article Essential

    2. Further Reading 18 items
      1. International Society and Its Critics - Alex J. Bellamy 2005

        Book Further

      2. International Society and Its Critics - Alex J. Bellamy 2004 (electronic resource)

        Book Further

      3. International Society and Its Critics - Alex J. Bellamy 2005

        Book Further

      4. International Society and Its Critics - Alex J. Bellamy 2004 (electronic resource)

        Book Further

      5. Hugo Grotius on the Law of War and Peace - Hugo Grotius, Stephen C. Neff 2012

        Book Further

      6. Also available electronically below:

      7. On the Laws of War and Peace - Hugo Grotius, A. C. Campbell 1814

        Book Further

  6. 6. Classical Marxism 20 items
    1. Core Reading 3 items
      1. Marxism - Andrew Linklater 2005

        Chapter Essential

      2. The Political Economy of International Relations - Robert Gilpin, Jean M. Gilpin 1987

        Book Essential Read chapter 2 (The Marxist Perspective)

    2. Further Reading 17 items
      1. Economic and Philosophic Manuscript of 1844 - Karl Marx, Friedrich Engels, Robert C. Tucker 1978

        Chapter Further

      2. Wage, Labour and Capital - Karl Marx, Friedrich Engels, Robert C. Tucker 1978

        Chapter Further

      3. Economic and Philosophic Manuscript of 1844 - Karl Marx, Robert C. Tucker 1978

        Chapter Further

      4. Wage, Labour and Capital - Karl Marx, Friedrich Engels, Robert C. Tucker 1978

        Chapter Further

      5. Theories of Surplus Value - Karl Marx, Robert C. Tucker 1978

        Chapter Further

      6. Imperialism: The Highest Stage of Capitalism : A Popular Outline - V. I. Lenin 1973

        Book Further Read chapters 7-10.

  7. 7. Neo-Marxist Perspectives: World Systems Theory and Gramscian Hegemony 20 items
    1. Core Reading 4 items
      1. Marxism and the World System - Stephen Gill, David Law 1988

        Chapter Essential

      2. Global Hegemony and the Structural Power of Capital - Stephen R. Gill, David Law 1989

        Article Essential

      3. Social Forces, States and World Order - Robert W. Cox 1986

        Chapter Essential

    2. Further Reading 16 items
      1. Also available electronically below:

      2. The Structure of Dependence - Theotonio Dos Santos 1970

        Article Further

      3. Gramscian Perspectives 9 items
        1. Theory and Practice in Gramsci's Marxism - John Merrington 1978

          Chapter Further

        2. Gramsci, Historical Materialism and International Relations - Stephen Gill 1993 (electronic resource)

          Book Further

        3. The Gordian Knot of Agency-Structure in International Relations: A Neo-Gramscian Perspective - Bieler, Andreas ; Morton, Adam David, Andreas Bieler, Adam David Morton 2001

          Article Further

  8. 8. Constructivism 11 items
    1. Core Reading 3 items
      1. Constructivism - Christian Reus-Smit 2005

        Chapter Essential

    2. Further Reading 8 items
      1. Dangerous Liaisons? Critical International Theory and Constructivism - Price, Richard ; Reus-Smit, Christian, Richard Price, Christian Reus-Smit 1998

        Article Further

  9. 9. Critical Theory 28 items
    1. Core Reading 1 item
      1. Critical Theory - Richard Devetek 2005

        Chapter Essential

    2. Further Reading 27 items
      1. Poststructuralism & International Relations: Bringing the Political Back In - Jenny Edkins 1999

        Book Further Read chapter two, pp 21-40.

      2. What Is An Author? - Michel Foucault 1991

        Chapter Further

      3. The Power of Words in International Relations: Birth of an Anti-Whaling Discourse - Charlotte Epstein 2008

        Book Further Read chapter 5, pp. 89-116.

      4. Orientalism - Edward W Said 2003

        Book Further Read chapter 1.

      5. 1. Post-structuralism 9 items
        1. The Poverty of Neorealism - Richard K. Ashley 1984

          Article Further

        2. The Body of the Diplomat - I. B. Neumann 2008

          Article Further

      6. 2. Post-Colonialism 12 items
        1. The Wretched of the Earth - Frantz Fanon 1991

          Book Further

        2. Retrieving the Imperial: Empire and International Relations - Tarak Barkawi, Mark Laffey 2002

          Article Further

        3. The Actuality of Imperialism - A. Callinicos 2002

          Article Further

        4. Post-Colonial Questions for Global Times - David Slater 1998

          Article Further

        5. A Tale of Two Worlds: Core and Periphery in the Post-Cold War Era - James M. Goldgeier, Michael McFaul 1992

          Article Further

  10. 10. Feminism 15 items
    1. Core Reading 2 items
      1. Feminism - Jacqui True 2005

        Chapter Essential

    2. Further Reading 13 items
      1. Bananas militarized and demilitarized - Cynthia Enloe 1993

        Chapter Further

      2. Gendering Jones: Feminisms, IRs, Masculinities - Terrell Carver, Molly Cochran, Judith Squires 1998

        Article Further

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