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Historical International Relations.
Author/Editor:    Carvalho, Benjamin de. Leira, Halvard. , de Carvalho, Benjamin. Leira, Halvard.
Publisher:    Sage Publications Ltd UK
Pubn Place:    UK
Binding:    hbk.
Physical Media:    book (4 vols)
Pages:    1480
Availability:    Already Published.
Pubn Year:    Aug 2015
LCC:    JZ1305
DDC:    327.101
Price:    AUD 1,272.73 (ex. GST)
ISBN:   9781473902206
ISBN10:   1473902207
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Description: As a quarry for data, testing-ground for theory and site of investigation,history has been one of the unacknowledged partners of International Relations.The last two decades has witnessed both a substantial increase in the scope ofhistorical IR scholarship and in the sophistication of methodological approachesto history, accompanied by a rapidly increasing (and multidisciplinary) interestin the history of international thought, as well as an ever more sophisticatedhistoriography of the discipline itself. This Major Work is structured in a wayto engage with the key recent developments in the field of internationalrelations, providing the reader with an overview of approaches to history in IR;the history of international thought/historiography; and the emergence of thestate and the state system.Volume One: Doing Historical InternationalRelationsVolume Two: The History of International ThoughtVolume Three: The Statein Historical PerspectiveVolume Four: The State System in Historical Perspective

Contents: VOLUME ONE: DOING HISTORICAL INTERNATIONAL RELATIONSPart One: Classic TakesWhy Is There No International Theory? - Martin WightInternational Relations: The Long Road to Theory - Stanley HoffmannInternational Relations and the Relevance of History - Arthur GilbertPart Two: ReconceptualizationsHistory and Structure in the Theory of International Relations - Rob WalkerDiplomatic History and International Relations Theory: Respecting Difference andCrossing Boundaries - Colin Elman and Miriam ElmanThe Pragmatics of International History - Donald PuchalaThe Historical Problem in International Relations - Thomas SmithStill '˜Marking Time'? Text, Discourse and Truth in International History -Patrick FinneyPart Three: Ways of Doing Historical International RelationsOn the Historical Imagination of International Relations: The Case for a'˜Deweyan Reconstruction' - Jonathan IsacoffWhat's at Stake in '˜Bringing Historical Sociology Back' into InternationalRelations? Transcending '˜Chronofetishism' and '˜Tempocentrism' inInternational Relations - John HobsonInternational Relations and the '˜Problem of History' - Nick Vaughan-WilliamsHistory, Action and Identity: Revisiting the '˜Second' Great Debate andAssessing Its Importance for Social Theory - Friedrich KratochwilNarrative Explanation and International Relations: Back to Basics - HidemiSuganamiWhat Is History in International Relations? - John Hobson and George LawsonWhat's at Stake in the Historical Turn? Theory, Practice and Phronesis inInternational Relations - David McCourtVOLUME TWO: THE HISTORY OF INTERNATIONAL THOUGHTPart One: Rethinking International ThoughtThe International Turn in Intellectual History - David ArmitageWhy International Relations Theorists Should Stop Reading Thucydides - DavidWelchJustus Lipsius, Political Humanism and the Disciplining of 17th CenturyStatecraft - Halvard LeiraThe Forgotten Prophet: Tom Paine's Cosmopolitanism and International Relations -Thomas WalkerJustice, Order and Anarchy: The International Political Theory of Pierre-JosephProudhon (1809-1865) - Alex PritchardPart Two: International Relations before the DisciplineBirth of a Discipline - Robert VitalisOrigins and Originality: IR Scholarship before World War I - Torbjørn KnutsenFeminism, War and the Prospects for Peace - Lucian AshworthPart Three: Reconceptualizing Disciplinary HistoryThe Myth of the '˜First Great Debate' - Peter WilsonLessons from the Past: Reassessing the Interwar Disciplinary History ofInternational Relations - Brian SchmidtWho Killed the International Studies Conference? - David LongThe Construction of an Edifice: The Story of a First Great Debate - Joel Quirkand Darshan VigneswaranThe Realist Gambit: Postwar American Political Science and the Birth of IRTheory - Nicolas GuilhotWriting the World: Disciplinary History and Beyond - Duncan BellThe Big Bangs of IR: The Myths Tha

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