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16. Critical Approaches to Global Politics

16. Critical Approaches to Global Politics  

Stephanie Lawson

in Introduction to Politics (3rd edn)

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Feb 2016
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Sep 2017
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9780191850745
DOI: 
10.1093/hepl/9780198704386.003.0017
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chapter
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9780198704386
This chapter examines seven critical approaches to global politics: Marxism, Critical Theory, constructivism, feminism, postmodernism, postcolonial theory, and green theory. In their book ... More
18. Critical Approaches to Global Politics

18. Critical Approaches to Global Politics  

Stephanie Lawson

in Introduction to Politics (4th edn)

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Apr 2020
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Aug 2020
eISBN: 
9780191860362
DOI: 
10.1093/hepl/9780198820611.003.0018
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chapter
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9780198820611
This chapter examines seven critical approaches to global politics: Marxism, Critical Theory, constructivism, feminism, postmodernism, postcolonial theory, and green theory. In their book ... More
1. Political obligation

1. Political obligation  

Keith Hyams

in Issues in Political Theory (4th edn)

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Mar 2019
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Aug 2019
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9780191852077
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10.1093/hepl/9780198784067.003.0001
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9780198784067
This chapter discusses the justifications for political obligation. The most important historical justification for political obligation is what is often called consent theory or contract ... More
3. Crime and punishment

3. Crime and punishment  

Massimo Renzo

in Issues in Political Theory (4th edn)

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Mar 2019
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Aug 2019
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9780191852077
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10.1093/hepl/9780198784067.003.0003
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9780198784067
This chapter focuses on crime and punishment. Punishment involves the imposition of hardship or suffering on a supposed offender for a supposed crime, by a person or body who claims the ... More
28. After the Return to Theory:The Past, Present, and Future of Security Studies

28. After the Return to Theory:: The Past, Present, and Future of Security Studies  

Ole Wæver and Barry Buzan

in Contemporary Security Studies (4th edn)

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Dec 2015
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Sep 2017
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9780191850776
DOI: 
10.1093/hepl/9780198708315.003.0028
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chapter
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9780198708315
This chapter reflects on the past and present of Security Studies, with a particular focus on the changing periods of theory production and practical problem solving. It begins by tracing ... More
18. Strategic Studies and its Critics

18. Strategic Studies and its Critics  

Columba Peoples

in Strategy in the Contemporary World: An Introduction to Strategic Studies (5th edn)

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Dec 2015
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Sep 2017
eISBN: 
9780191850813
DOI: 
10.1093/hepl/9780198708919.003.0019
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chapter
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9780198708919
This chapter examines the criticisms levelled at strategic studies from the ‘Golden Age’ of nuclear strategy through to contemporary critiques. The ‘Golden Age’ of strategic studies between ... More
Introduction: Diversity and Disciplinarity in International Relations Theory

Introduction: Diversity and Disciplinarity in International Relations Theory  

Steve Smith

in International Relations Theories: Discipline and Diversity (4th edn)

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Jan 2016
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Sep 2017
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9780191850769
DOI: 
10.1093/hepl/9780198707561.003.0001
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9780198707561
This text argues that theory is central to explaining International Relations (IR) and that the discipline of IR is much more relevant to the world of international relations than it has ... More
Introduction

Introduction  

Robert Jubb, Catriona McKinnon, and Patrick Tomlin

in Issues in Political Theory (4th edn)

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Mar 2019
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Aug 2019
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9780191852077
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10.1093/hepl/9780198784067.003.0015
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9780198784067
This introductory chapter provides an overview of political theory. Political theory is the study of whether and what political institutions, practices, and forms of organization can be ... More
4. Democracy

4. Democracy  

Peter Ferdinand, Robert Garner, and Stephanie Lawson

in Politics

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Apr 2018
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Aug 2018
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9780191852015
DOI: 
10.1093/hepl/9780198787983.003.0004
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9780198787983
This chapter examines key aspects of democratic theory. It first defines what democracy means and traces the historical evolution of the term, from the time of the ancient Greeks to the ... More
6. Theorizing the European Union after Integration Theory

6. Theorizing the European Union after Integration Theory  

Ben Rosamond

in European Union Politics (5th edn)

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Jan 2016
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Sep 2017
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9780191850820
DOI: 
10.1093/hepl/9780198708933.003.0006
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chapter
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9780198708933
This chapter considers recent theoretical work on the European Union in the context of three analytical pathways that depart from the classical debate: comparative political science, a ... More
3. Democracy and Political Obligation

3. Democracy and Political Obligation  

Robert Garner

in Introduction to Politics (3rd edn)

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Feb 2016
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Sep 2017
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9780191850745
DOI: 
10.1093/hepl/9780198704386.003.0004
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9780198704386
This chapter examines the claim that democracy is the ideal form of political obligation. It first traces the historical evolution of the term ‘democracy’ before discussing the debate ... More
28. After the Return to Theory: The Past, Present, and Future of Security Studies

28. After the Return to Theory: The Past, Present, and Future of Security Studies  

Ole Wæver and Barry Buzan

in Contemporary Security Studies (5th edn)

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Dec 2018
Published Online: 
Aug 2019
eISBN: 
9780191852053
DOI: 
10.1093/hepl/9780198804109.003.0028
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chapter
ISBN: 
9780198804109
This chapter reflects on the past and present of Security Studies, with a particular focus on the changing periods of theory production and practical problem solving. It begins by tracing ... More
20. Strategic Studies and its Critics

20. Strategic Studies and its Critics  

Columba Peoples

in Strategy in the Contemporary World Strategy in the Contemporary World (6th edn)

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Nov 2018
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Aug 2019
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9780191852183
DOI: 
10.1093/hepl/9780198807100.003.0020
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chapter
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9780198807100
This chapter examines key themes in the criticism levelled at strategic studies. It begins with a discussion of the relationship between strategic studies and its critics in the ‘Golden ... More
4. Democracy and Political Obligation

4. Democracy and Political Obligation  

Robert Garner

in Introduction to Politics (4th edn)

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Apr 2020
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Aug 2020
eISBN: 
9780191860362
DOI: 
10.1093/hepl/9780198820611.003.0004
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chapter
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9780198820611
This chapter examines the claim that democracy is the ideal form of political obligation. It first traces the historical evolution of the term ‘democracy’ before discussing the debate ... More
6. Theorizing the European Union after Integration Theory

6. Theorizing the European Union after Integration Theory  

Ben Rosamond

in European Union Politics (6th edn)

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Feb 2019
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Jan 2019
eISBN: 
9780191852084
DOI: 
10.1093/hepl/9780198806530.003.0006
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chapter
ISBN: 
9780198806530
This chapter deals with recent theoretical work on the European Union. Three broad analytical pathways that depart from the classical debate are discussed in this chapter: comparative ... More
1. Introduction

1. Introduction  

Tom Clark, Liam Foster, and Alan Bryman

in How to do your Social Research Project or Dissertation

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Oct 2019
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Oct 2019
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9780191852190
DOI: 
10.1093/hepl/9780198811060.003.0001
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chapter
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9780198811060
This introductory chapter begins with a discussion of the definition of a dissertation. It then sets out the ways in which the present volume can help students with their dissertation, i.e. ... More
1. Changing Analytical Approaches to the Study of Politics in the Developing World

1. Changing Analytical Approaches to the Study of Politics in the Developing World  

Vicky Randall

in Politics in the Developing World (5th edn)

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Mar 2017
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Sep 2017
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9780191851001
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10.1093/hepl/9780198737438.003.0001
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chapter
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9780198737438
This chapter discusses the main broad analytical approaches or frameworks of interpretation that have been used in studying politics in the developing world. It first considers two ... More
Introduction

Introduction  

Catriona McKinnon

in Issues in Political Theory (3rd edn)

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Dec 2014
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Sep 2017
eISBN: 
9780191850936
DOI: 
10.1093/hepl/9780199680436.003.0001
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chapter
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9780199680436
This edition examines the most important, visible, and influential strands in political theory over the last fifteen years. It considers problems of political obligation, liberty, the ... More
20. The Practice of Strategy

20. The Practice of Strategy  

Colin S. Gray and Jeannie L. Johnson

in Strategy in the Contemporary World: An Introduction to Strategic Studies (5th edn)

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Dec 2015
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Sep 2017
eISBN: 
9780191850813
DOI: 
10.1093/hepl/9780198708919.003.0021
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chapter
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9780198708919
This chapter considers the requirements of good strategy-making, first by explaining why good strategists are hard to find and arguing that modern strategic studies has done a poor job of ... More
International Relations TheoriesDiscipline and Diversity

International Relations Theories: Discipline and Diversity (4th edn)  

Tim Dunne, Milja Kurki, and Steve Smith (eds)

Print Publication Year: 
Jan 2016
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Sep 2017
eISBN: 
9780191850769
DOI: 
10.1093/hepl/9780198707561.001.0001
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book
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9780198707561
The fourth edition of this text provides coverage of international relations theories and arguments. The chapters explore the full spectrum of theoretical perspectives and debates, ranging ... More

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