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War and Order: Thinking About Military Force in International Affairs

White, Hugh

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The study of international relations today faces a formidable methodological problem: how to understand the role of power in relations between powerful states, and especially in the creation, maintenance, and decline of the international orders which frame those relations within groups or systems of states from time to time. The problem extends to explaining the role of power in general, but it is most acute in relation to power in its starkest form � military power. That is the focus of this...[Show more]

dc.contributor.authorWhite, Hugh
dc.contributor.editorNicholas Farrelly
dc.contributor.editorAmy King
dc.contributor.editorMichael Wesley
dc.contributor.editorHugh White
dc.date.accessioned2019-05-07T05:21:31Z
dc.identifier.isbn9789814459785
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/1885/161050
dc.description.abstractThe study of international relations today faces a formidable methodological problem: how to understand the role of power in relations between powerful states, and especially in the creation, maintenance, and decline of the international orders which frame those relations within groups or systems of states from time to time. The problem extends to explaining the role of power in general, but it is most acute in relation to power in its starkest form � military power. That is the focus of this chapter. It explores the role of military power in shaping orders in systems of states.
dc.format.mimetypeapplication/pdf
dc.language.isoen_AU
dc.publisherISEAS Publishing
dc.relation.ispartofMuddy Boots & Smart Suits: Researching Asia-Pacific Affairs
dc.relation.isversionof1st Edition
dc.rights© 2017 ISEAS
dc.titleWar and Order: Thinking About Military Force in International Affairs
dc.typeBook chapter
local.description.notesImported from ARIES
local.description.refereedYes
dc.date.issued2017
local.identifier.absfor160607 - International Relations
local.identifier.absfor160604 - Defence Studies
local.identifier.ariespublicationu5530201xPUB513
local.type.statusPublished Version
local.contributor.affiliationWhite, Hugh, College of Asia and the Pacific, ANU
local.description.embargo2037-12-31
local.bibliographicCitation.startpage127
local.bibliographicCitation.lastpage140
local.identifier.doi/10.1355/9789814459792-010
local.identifier.absseo940399 - International Relations not elsewhere classified
local.identifier.absseo810199 - Defence not elsewhere classified
dc.date.updated2020-11-22T07:47:18Z
local.bibliographicCitation.placeofpublicationSingapore
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