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Technology and International Relations  

Sai Felicia Krishna-Hensel

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Mar 2010
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Dec 2017
Throughout history, technology has played a significant role in international relations (IR). Technological development is an important factor underlying much of humanity’s social, ... More

Technology Standards in International Communication  

Jeffrey Hart

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Mar 2010
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Nov 2017
Technology standards are norms or requirements established by consensus and approved by a recognized body that sets uniform engineering or technical criteria. They also come in three ... More

Territory and Geography  

Jaroslav Tir and John A. Vasquez

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Mar 2010
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Dec 2017
A common focus of geography in IR research has been the research on the role of neighborhoods in conflict and peace. Although the theoretical explanation is still underdeveloped, several ... More

Terrorism and Counterterrorism  

Frank Foley and Max Abrahms

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Mar 2010
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Jan 2018
Since 9/11, terrorism has been widely perceived as the foremost threat to the United States, its allies, and the broader international community. Political scientists have historically ... More

Terrorism and Counterterrorism on the Internet  

Gabriel Weimann

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Mar 2010
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Jan 2018
The internet has emerged as an important medium for terrorists. Two key trends can be discerned from cyberterrorism: the democratization of communications driven by user generated content ... More

Terrorism and Foreign Policy  

Amanda Skuldt

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Mar 2010
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Dec 2017
Before the late 1960s, terrorism was commonly viewed as an internal problem that belonged to the realm of policing rather than foreign policy. The Palestinian Front for the Liberation of ... More

Theoretical Approaches to International Organization  

Christer Jönsson

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Mar 2010
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Jan 2018
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Organization
The study of international organizations (IOs) has been described as lacking theoretical depth. However, the field actually has a more solid theoretical foundation than some of its critics ... More

The Politics of Climate Change  

Loren R. Cass

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Mar 2010
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Nov 2017
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Environment
Climate politics presents difficulties for study given its interdisciplinary nature and the scientific complexities involved in climate change. Climate change politics had got its start in ... More

The Third Debate and Postpositivism  

Thierry Balzacq and Stéphane J. Baele

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Dec 2014
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Dec 2017
International Relations (IR) theory has undergone a series of debates which have left profound changes on the discipline as a whole. These debates, though highly influential, have still ... More

Trade: Determinants of Policies  

Marc L. Busch and Edward D. Mansfield

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Mar 2010
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Jan 2018
A survey of the literature on trade has revealed that it is becoming more difficult for elected officials resist protectionist pressures by citing constraints imposed by global pacts and ... More

Trade in Services  

Russell Alan Williams and Jeff Loder

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Mar 2010
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Jan 2018
Compared to trade in goods, there hasn’t been much attention given to international exchange in services and efforts to promote liberalization of those exchanges. Despite considerable ... More

Trade: Neoclassical Liberal Views on Impacts  

Jeffrey W. Ladewig

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Mar 2010
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Jan 2018
International trade is a dynamic and powerful force that affects nearly every individual, business, and nation in the world. Its scope and scale have also made international trade an ... More

Transformations of War: Perspectives from International Political Sociology  

Vivienne Jabri

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Mar 2010
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Jan 2018
The reality of war has always been connected with political, economic, and social dynamics, as opposed to the notion that it is held within the confines of the battlefield. International ... More

Transnational Actors  

Markus Thiel and Jeffrey Maslanik

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Mar 2010
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Nov 2017
“Transnational” is a frequently mentioned key word in international relations today; it is used to denote in a simplifying manner an organization working beyond state boundaries and acting ... More

Transnational Communities and Diasporic Politics  

Gallia Lindenstrauss

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Mar 2010
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Jan 2018
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Identity
Diasporas are transnational communities that have received significant interest from international relations (IR) scholars. Attempts to conceptualize diaspora as a modern analytical term ... More

Transnational Corporations and the Global Environment  

Matthias Finger and David Svarin

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Mar 2010
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Jan 2018
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Environment
Transnational corporations (TNCs) refer to businesses that cross over borders, armed with capital as well as products, processes, marketing methods, trade names, skills, technology, and ... More

Transnational Feminist Activism and Globalizing Women’s Movements  

Melinda Adams and Gwynn Thomas

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Mar 2010
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Jan 2018
Women’s activism has assumed an international dimension beginning in the nineteenth century. Transnational feminism has been shaped by debates over a wide range of issues: how to name and ... More

Transnational Human Rights Networks: Significance and Challenges  

Hans Peter Schmitz

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Mar 2010
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Jan 2018
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Human Rights
Transnational human rights networks refer to a form of cross-border collective action that seeks to promote compliance with universally accepted norms. Principled transnational activism ... More

Transnational Social Movements  

Kenneth A. Gould and Tammy L. Lewis

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Mar 2010
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Jan 2018
Transnational social movements are defined as movements wherein members in at least two nations cooperatively engage in efforts to promote or resist change beyond the bounds of their ... More

Treaty Law: New Trends  

Bruce Cronin

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Mar 2010
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Jan 2018
Treaties are agreements between sovereign states, and occasionally between states and international organizations. Treaties can include conventions, covenants, charters, and statutes, all ... More

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