ERIC Number: EJ528491
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1996
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The Politics of Confusion in International Relations Theory.
Watson, Bradely C. S.
Perspectives on Political Science, v25 n1 p6-9 Win 1996
Critiques Kenneth N. Waltz's "Theory of International Politics," a seminal work of political theory. Waltz argues for the necessity of constructing a system or theory for explaining the actions of nation-states. Watson counters that emphasis on a constructed theory often obscures a realistic examination of events. (MJP)
Publication Type: Opinion Papers; Journal Articles
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Audience: Researchers; Teachers; Practitioners
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