Jump to ContentJump to Main Navigation

You are looking at 1-6 of 6 items

  • Keywords: classical approach x
Clear All Modify Search

View:

Recovering the Classical Approach

Robert Jackson

in The Global Covenant: Human Conduct in a World of States

Published in print:
2003
Published Online:
April 2004
ISBN:
9780199262014
eISBN:
9780191601033
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/0199262012.003.0003
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

This chapter explores the classical approach to international relations. It reviews the three approaches to international relations scholarship: positivism, post-positivism, and humanism. It presents ... More


The Classical Approach as a Craft Discipline

Robert Jackson

in The Global Covenant: Human Conduct in a World of States

Published in print:
2003
Published Online:
April 2004
ISBN:
9780199262014
eISBN:
9780191601033
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/0199262012.003.0004
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

This chapter argues that the classical approach to the study of international relations is a craft discipline. It discusses topics such as erroneous conceptions of norms in social science, the ... More


Evaluation of Non-marginal Projects

Christian Gollier

in Pricing the Planet's Future: The Economics of Discounting in an Uncertain World

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
October 2017
ISBN:
9780691148762
eISBN:
9781400845408
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Princeton University Press
DOI:
10.23943/princeton/9780691148762.003.0014
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Development, Growth, and Environmental

This chapter shows that the cost-benefit analysis can be used only if the actions under scrutiny are marginal, that is, if implementing them has no macroeconomic effects. Otherwise, one needs to go ... More


Approaches to Wisdom

John Kekes

in Wisdom: A Humanistic Conception

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
July 2020
ISBN:
9780197514047
eISBN:
9780197514078
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780197514047.003.0003
Subject:
Philosophy, General

This chapter develops human wisdom by considering the reasons for and against four alternative approaches to wisdom: classical, epistemological, psychological, and moral. It discusses the strengths ... More


International Relations before Critical Theory: Methodenstreit and the Rise of Theory

Richard Devetak

in Critical International Theory: An Intellectual History

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
August 2018
ISBN:
9780198823568
eISBN:
9780191862182
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198823568.003.0002
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

The chapter elaborates the post-war disciplinary context from which critical international theory emerged. While most accounts start with the so-called ‘third debate’, this chapter situates its ... More


Conclusions and future directions

Patrik Nosil

in Ecological Speciation

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
May 2015
ISBN:
9780199587100
eISBN:
9780191810107
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:osobl/9780199587100.003.0009
Subject:
Biology, Evolutionary Biology / Genetics

This chapter summarizes what is known about ecological speciation, focusing on findings with strong support. It outlines the key missing components in the understanding of ecological speciation, ... More


View: