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Sustainable Critique and the Lost Vocation of International Relations

Daniel J. Levine

in Recovering International Relations: The Promise of Sustainable Critique

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
January 2013
ISBN:
9780199916061
eISBN:
9780199980246
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199916061.003.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Political Theory

This chapter develops the themes of the book along the lines discussed above: its goals, and the key concepts it advances to achieve them. It sets out the longstanding challenge of sustainable ... More


Liberal International Order

Stefano Guzzini

in Liberal World Orders

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
January 2014
ISBN:
9780197265529
eISBN:
9780191760334
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
British Academy
DOI:
10.5871/bacad/9780197265529.003.0014
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

This chapter shows that current IR (International Relations) theorizing finds liberal order a difficult topic. It confirms the concern voiced at the beginning of the volume that the IR academy in its ... More


“For We Born After”: The Challenge of Sustainable Critique

Daniel J. Levine

in Recovering International Relations: The Promise of Sustainable Critique

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
January 2013
ISBN:
9780199916061
eISBN:
9780199980246
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199916061.003.0002
Subject:
Political Science, Political Theory

Why is reification so resilient, and critique so difficult to sustain? Developing a critique of knowledge with its roots in Theodor Adorno’s Negative Dialectics, this chapter shows the depth of the ... More


Thinking beyond the Constructivist–Critical Theory Synthesis

J. Samuel Barkin and Laura Sjoberg

in International Relations' Last Synthesis?: Decoupling Constructivist and Critical Approaches

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
March 2019
ISBN:
9780190463427
eISBN:
9780190463458
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190463427.003.0008
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics, Political Theory

This chapter returns to the concept of affordances introduced in chapter 1. It proceeds in the spirit of thinking through theoretical approaches’ affordances to ask how specific critical theories and ... More


A postscript

Casper Sylvest

in British Liberal Internationalism, 1880-1930: Making Progress?

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
July 2012
ISBN:
9780719079092
eISBN:
9781781703151
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9780719079092.003.0007
Subject:
Political Science, Political Theory

This chapter summarises the arguments of the book and discusses their wider implications for, in particular, the historiography of International Relations (IR), contemporary liberal IR theory and ... More


Making Identity Count: Constructivism, Identity, and IR Theory

Ted Hopf

in Making Identity Count: Building a National Identity Database

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
May 2016
ISBN:
9780190255473
eISBN:
9780190255503
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780190255473.003.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Comparative Politics

This chapter argues that constructivist identity theory has not been tested in large-n quantitative work, not because constructivism is incompatible with such tests, but because an intersubjective ... More


Conclusion

Jürgen Rüland

in The Indonesian Way: ASEAN, Europeanization, and Foreign Policy Debates in a New Democracy

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
May 2018
ISBN:
9781503602854
eISBN:
9781503604544
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Stanford University Press
DOI:
10.11126/stanford/9781503602854.003.0011
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

The chapter recapitulates the norm appropriation by the Indonesian foreign policy community. Most stakeholders localized external ideas and norms. In the process, the government was exposed to ... More


Social Practices of Rule-Making

Mark Raymond

in Social Practices of Rule-Making in World Politics

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
March 2019
ISBN:
9780190913113
eISBN:
9780190913144
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190913113.003.0002
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics, Political Theory

This chapter begins by outlining the conceptions of rules, institutions, and social practices employed throughout the book. It demonstrates that attention to procedural rules for rule-making and ... More


Theorizing US Foreign Policy in a Postsecular World Society

Gregorio Bettiza

in Finding Faith in Foreign Policy: Religion and American Diplomacy in a Postsecular World

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
July 2019
ISBN:
9780190949464
eISBN:
9780190949495
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190949464.003.0002
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

The chapter presents the book’s theoretical framework, which is grounded in a sociological approach to international relations (IR) theory. It suggests that to explain the causes and shape of the ... More


Making Identity Count: Building a National Identity Database

Ted Hopf and Bentley B. Allan (eds)

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
May 2016
ISBN:
9780190255473
eISBN:
9780190255503
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780190255473.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Comparative Politics

Making Identity Count outlines a method for the interpretive and quantitative study of national identity. It argues that constructivist international relations (IR) theories of identity have not yet ... More


American Foreign Policy towards India and Pakistan, 1993–2008: A Decision-making Approach

K.P. Vijayalakshmi

in International Relations Theory and South Asia: Security, Political Economy, Domestic Politics, Identities, and Images, Vol. 2

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
January 2014
ISBN:
9780198070801
eISBN:
9780199082759
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198070801.003.0005
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

This chapter posits that understanding the determinants of US policy for the region is vital for theorizing South Asian security. It argues that structural realist explanations do not adequately ... More


Conclusion

Mark Raymond

in Social Practices of Rule-Making in World Politics

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
March 2019
ISBN:
9780190913113
eISBN:
9780190913144
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190913113.003.0007
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics, Political Theory

The concluding chapter summarizes the main argument of the book concerning the nature and operation of social practices of rule-making and reviews the main findings from the four empirical cases. It ... More


Banning War: Social Practices of Rule-Making in the Interwar Period

Mark Raymond

in Social Practices of Rule-Making in World Politics

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
March 2019
ISBN:
9780190913113
eISBN:
9780190913144
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190913113.003.0004
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics, Political Theory

This chapter questions standard interpretations of the interwar period as one of failed utopianism. It demonstrates that the Locarno agreements and especially the Kellogg-Briand Pact were part of a ... More


Rules for State Conduct in the Cyber Domain

Mark Raymond

in Social Practices of Rule-Making in World Politics

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
March 2019
ISBN:
9780190913113
eISBN:
9780190913144
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190913113.003.0006
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics, Political Theory

This chapter explains the puzzling 2013 agreement of the UN Group of Governmental Experts (GGE) on cybersecurity that existing international law applies to state military use of information and ... More


The Social Construction of Great Power Management, 1815–1822

Mark Raymond

in Social Practices of Rule-Making in World Politics

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
March 2019
ISBN:
9780190913113
eISBN:
9780190913144
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190913113.003.0003
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics, Political Theory

This chapter shows that secondary rules help to explain the emergence of active practices of great power management of the international system after the Napoleonic Wars. Actors were aware of ... More


Social Practices of Rule-Making and the Global War on Terror

Mark Raymond

in Social Practices of Rule-Making in World Politics

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
March 2019
ISBN:
9780190913113
eISBN:
9780190913144
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190913113.003.0005
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics, Political Theory

This chapter examines public dialogue between al-Qaeda and the United States from 1996 until the 2003 invasion of Iraq. Both sides spoke clearly and consistently about actual and preferred rules for ... More


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