International Relations Theory (IR204) Course Details

Course Name: International Relations Theory
Code: IR204
Pre-requisite Course(s): none
Objective: The aim of this course is to provide a general overview of different theoretical models, traditions and debates within the field of international relations. It is about theories and theorizing in international relations. Course’s main objective is to make understand the theoretical frameworks that are used by the scholars of international relations to interpret world events. In addition, it is attempted to demonstrate how different theoretical frameworks lead to very different understandings of the world and produce different policy prescriptions.
Content: Theories of international relations; realism, neo-realism, liberalism, neo-liberalism, English School, constructivism, theories of International Political Economy, alternative approaches, methodological debates
Term: Spring
Theory: 3
Application: 0
Laboratory: 0
Credit: 3
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