Causes and Consequences of International Conflict: Data, by Glenn Palmer

By Glenn Palmer

Investigation into the factors of foreign clash has in lots of methods shaped the critical locus of the early paintings within the medical research of worldwide politics. This edited quantity comprises the latest quantitative paintings during this sector, reflecting the present kingdom of the sector within the themes addressed, the information applied and the equipment employed.

The ebook is split into 3 components, offering first a few contemporary contributions to the paintings at the reasons of foreign clash, set within the context of realist theories. the second one half addresses concerns on the subject of facts, tools and circumstances used to research foreign clash, whereas the 3rd half provides a few examples of using quite a few diverse tips on how to solution questions when it comes to matters which interact diplomacy students this day. The chapters specialize in a number of pertinent issues, and comprise discussions of significant thoughts in our skill to research clash, resembling the creation of the Militarized Interstate Dispute (MID) data.

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