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Emerging Themes and Issues in Ethnicity, Nationalism, and Migration Research  

Willem Maas

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Mar 2010
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Nov 2017
Oxford Research Encyclopedia:
Identity
Ethnicity and nationalism, interethnic conflicts, and human migration have been major forces shaping the modern world and the structure and stability of contemporary states. A notable ... More

Empire and Order in International Relations and Security Studies  

Tarak Barkawi

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Mar 2010
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Nov 2017
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Security Studies
International relations (IR) and security studies lack a coherent and developed body of inquiry on the issue of empire. The central focus of IR situates discussion of imperialism and ... More

Energy and Security  

John S. Duffield

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Mar 2010
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Nov 2017
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Security Studies
A substantial amount of scholarly literature about the relationship between energy and security, and how it has changed over time, has been produced before the early 1970s through the ... More

Energy, Security, and Foreign Policy  

Özgür Özdamar

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Mar 2010
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Nov 2017
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Foreign Policy, Security Studies
Next to national defense, energy security has become a primary issue for the survival and wellbeing of both developed and developing nations. A review of the literature shows how concerns ... More

English School Methodology and Methods  

Cornelia Navari

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Mar 2010
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Jan 2018
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Organization, International Relations Theory
Coming from an empirical historical tradition, English School theory has a strong inductive core, represented in its historical narratives, and a positive approach to international law. But ... More

The English School of International Relations: Historical Development  

Hidemi Suganami

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Mar 2010
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Nov 2017
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International Relations Theory
The “English School” of International Relations is a historically formed community with somewhat uncertain—even disputed—beginnings. The awareness that there was such a network of scholars ... More

Entertainment Technologies  

Craig Hayden

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Mar 2010
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Jan 2018
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International Relations Theory
Entertainment technologies are not new, and neither is their relevance for international studies. As studies evidence, the impact of entertainment technologies is often visible at the ... More

Environmental Activism  

Rodrigo G. Pinto

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Mar 2010
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Nov 2017
Oxford Research Encyclopedia:
Environment
Social science research on environment and activism with a cross- or transnational scope (REACTS) is described as a consolidated but confused, stagnant field of scholarship, one which has ... More

Environmental Justice  

Gary Bryner

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Mar 2010
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Nov 2017
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Environment
Environmental justice brings together two of the most powerful social movements of the late twentieth and early twenty-first centuries, environmentalism and civil rights. Despite the ... More

Environmental Security and Climate Change  

Simon Dalby

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Mar 2010
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Dec 2017
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Environment, Political Geography, Security Studies
Environmental security focuses on the ecological conditions necessary for sustainable development. It encompasses discussions of the relationships between environmental change and conflict ... More

Environmental Sustainability and Sustainable Development  

Jack Manno and Adam Fix

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Mar 2010
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Dec 2017
Oxford Research Encyclopedia:
Environment
Environmental sustainability as a topic in international studies is most often considered in the context of sustainable development, a goal-oriented, normative concept that suggests the ... More

Environment and Development  

Priya Kurian and Robert V. Bartlett

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Jan 2011
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Jan 2018
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Development, Environment
The fundamental conflicts and contradictions between environment and development, and various theoretical and practical efforts to reconcile them, have been a prominent part of the history ... More

Environment and Security  

Elizabeth L. Chalecki

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Mar 2010
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Nov 2017
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Environment, Security Studies
The term environment is often used as a short form for the biophysical environment, which refers to the biotic and abiotic surrounding of an organism or population, and consequently ... More

Environment in the Global Political Economy  

Peter M. Haas

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Mar 2010
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Dec 2017
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Environment, Political Economy
The literature on the political economy of the global environment is a hybrid of political economy, international relations (IR), and international environmental politics, looking at the ... More

Ethical Aspects of Migration Flows  

Alexandria Innes

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Jul 2018
Oxford Research Encyclopedia:
Ethics
A comprehensive review of the scholarly literature that considers ethical questions surrounding human migration flows across international borders covers themes of membership and belonging, ... More

Ethics and Security  

Andreas Papamichail and Anthony F. Lang Jr.

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Mar 2010
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Dec 2017
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Ethics, Security Studies
The concept of security is central to the study of international relations (IR), yet it remains heavily contested, both in theory and in practice. In part, this is because the concept ... More

Ethics and Sovereignty  

Matthew Weinert

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Mar 2010
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Jan 2018
Oxford Research Encyclopedia:
Ethics
Literature concentrated on sovereignty’s location laid the groundwork for the distinctive sort of ethical detachment that has characterized sovereignty in international relations (IR). ... More

Ethics of Peacebuilding  

Reina C. Neufeldt

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Nov 2017
Oxford Research Encyclopedia:
Ethics
The proliferation of international peacebuilding practice in the 2000s was accompanied by a series of questions that has produced a significant body of writing about peacebuilding ethics ... More

The Ethics of Torture: Definitions, History, and Institutions  

Rebecca Evans

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Nov 2012
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Jan 2018
Oxford Research Encyclopedia:
Ethics, Human Rights, International Law
International law defines torture as the intentional infliction of intense suffering aimed at forcing someone to reveal information, punishing unwanted behavior or inspiring fear in a ... More

The Ethics of Torture in the Context of the War on Terror  

Rebecca Evans

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Dec 2019
Oxford Research Encyclopedia:
Ethics, Human Rights, International Law
Despite an absolute prohibition against torture, countries throughout the world continue to engage in ill-treatment and torture, often during times of national stress, when perceived others ... More

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