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Thinking Theory Thoroughly Coherent Approaches to an Incoherent World

Author: James Rosenau; Mary Durfee
Publisher: Boulder Routledge 2018
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : English : 2nd edView all editions and formats
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Cover -- Half Title -- Title -- Copyright -- Dedication -- Contents -- List of Tables and Figures -- Preface -- 1 The Need for Theory -- Moving Up the Ladder of Abstraction -- The Refinements of Theory -- Toward the Higher Rungs -- 2 The Realist Paradigm -- Realism, Neorealism, and Idealism -- The Main Assumptions of Realist Theory -- The Modern International System -- Interests and Power -- System Polarity --
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Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Computer File, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: James Rosenau; Mary Durfee
ISBN: 9780429973871 042997387X 9780813366760 0813366763
OCLC Number: 1031851606
Description: 1 Online-Ressource (288 Seiten)
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