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Author Freyberg-Inan, Annette
Title What Moves Man : The Realist Theory of International Relations and Its Judgment of Human Nature
Imprint Albany : State University of New York Press, 2003
©2004
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Descript 1 online resource (273 pages)
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Series SUNY Series in Global Politics Ser
SUNY Series in Global Politics Ser
Note Intro -- What Moves Man -- Contents -- 1. Introduction -- Exploring the Realist Image of Man -- Main Arguments -- Approach and Layout of This Book -- Why Is This Study Important? -- Part I. What Moves Man? An Analysis of the Realist Psychology -- 2. The Roots of Realism -- Introduction -- The Roots of Realism in the History of Thucydides -- Alternatives to Realism in the History of Thucydides -- Summary and Conclusions -- 3. Realism Goes Modern -- Introduction -- Niccolo Machiavelli -- Thomas Hobbes -- Summary and Conclusions -- 4. Realism Today -- Introduction -- "Classical" Realism in the Twentieth Century -- Neorealism and Beyond -- Rational Choice and Game Theory -- Summary and Conclusions -- 5. Realist Man through the Ages: A Synopsis -- The Realist Image of Man -- The Role of Motivational Assumptions in Realist Theory -- The Effects of the Realist Use of Motivational Assumptions -- Part II. Sunglasses at Night: A Critique of the Realist Psychology -- 6. What Is Wrong with the Realist Psychology? -- The Incompleteness of Realist Motivational Assumptions -- The Bias of Realist Motivational Assumptions -- Realist Defenses -- 7 The Effects of the Realist Bias -- How Biased Assumptions Produce Biased Interpretations -- How Biased Interpretations Affect Realist Scholarship -- How Theoretical Biases Affect Reality -- How the Realist Bias Affects International Politics -- 8. A Self-Fulfilling Prophesy? -- The Problem of the Self-Fulfilling Prophesy -- The Prophetic Status of the Realist Paradigm -- Concluding Observations -- 9 Conclusion: Great Debates and Small Suggestions -- Realism-Where Do We Go from Here? -- Complementary Motivational Assumptions in International Relations Theory -- Transcending the Third Debate -- Appendix: Biographical Notes on Authors of Classical Realism -- Notes -- Chapter 1 -- Chapter 2 -- Chapter 3 -- Chapter 4
Chapter 5 -- Chapter 6 -- Chapter 7 -- Chapter 8 -- Chapter 9 -- Bibliography -- Index -- A -- B -- C -- D -- E -- F -- G -- H -- I -- J -- K -- L -- M -- N -- O -- P -- Q -- R -- S -- T -- U -- V -- W -- Y -- Z
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Link Print version: Freyberg-Inan, Annette What Moves Man : The Realist Theory of International Relations and Its Judgment of Human Nature Albany : State University of New York Press,c2003 9780791458273
Subject Political science.;Realism -- Political aspects.;International relations
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