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Teleology, Cyclicality and Episodism: Three competing views of change in international relations

Wesley, Michael

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The discipline of international relations is divided by competing conceptions of change. International relations formed as a modern discipline in response to humanity's growing destructiveness as monarchs, states and societies repeatedly went to war with each other. Twentieth-century scholarship in international relations grew up alongside a hopeful project embodied in an international movement: that if subjected to rational research and the close attention of concerned citizens, inter-state...[Show more]

dc.contributor.authorWesley, Michael
dc.date.accessioned2016-06-14T23:21:26Z
dc.identifier.isbn978-1-925022643
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/1885/103909
dc.description.abstractThe discipline of international relations is divided by competing conceptions of change. International relations formed as a modern discipline in response to humanity's growing destructiveness as monarchs, states and societies repeatedly went to war with each other. Twentieth-century scholarship in international relations grew up alongside a hopeful project embodied in an international movement: that if subjected to rational research and the close attention of concerned citizens, inter-state relations could be prevented from descending into the carnage of another world war.
dc.format.extent11 pages
dc.format.mimetypeapplication/pdf
dc.language.isoen_AU
dc.publisherANU Press
dc.relation.ispartofChange! Combining analytic approaches with street wisdom
dc.relation.isversionof1st Edition
dc.rightsAuthor/s retain copyright
dc.titleTeleology, Cyclicality and Episodism: Three competing views of change in international relations
dc.typeBook chapter
local.description.notesImported from ARIES
local.description.refereedYes
dc.date.issued2015
local.identifier.absfor160607 - International Relations
local.identifier.ariespublicationu5011857xPUB51
local.publisher.urlhttp://press.anu.edu.au/
local.type.statusMetadata only
local.contributor.affiliationWesley, Michael, College of Asia and the Pacific, ANU
local.bibliographicCitation.startpage43
local.bibliographicCitation.lastpage53
local.identifier.doi10.22459/CCAASW.07.2015.04
dc.date.updated2016-06-14T09:11:07Z
local.bibliographicCitation.placeofpublicationCanberra, ACT, Australia
dcterms.accessRightsOpen Access via publisher website
CollectionsANU Press (1965-Present)

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