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Populism in Foreign Policy  

Angelos Chryssogelos

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Jul 2017
The topic of populism in foreign policy is receiving growing attention in academic and public discourse as populist parties and movements proliferate around the world. Yet foreign policy ... More

poverty  

Neville Morley

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Jul 2016
Discussions of poverty in past societies almost always begin with the question of definition, and the problem of cross-cultural comparison. By most modern standards—in terms of education or health, ... More

Power and National Capability  

Brian Crisher

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Aug 2017
Power is a crucial concept for international relations scholars. Of particular importance for those interested in understanding foreign policy is knowing how power manifests as national ... More

Power, Conflict, and Technology: Delineating Empirical Theories in a Changing World  

Anthony J. S. Craig and Brandon Valeriano

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Sep 2017
Technology has been given relatively scant attention in empirical international relations scholarship, despite its obvious importance to issues of military power and global security. Much ... More

Power, Institutions, and Issues as Causes of Conflict  

Michael Masterson and Jessica L. P. Weeks

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Sep 2017
What do we know about the causes and outcomes of international military conflict? Decades of research from different theoretical traditions have explored the outbreak and conclusion of ... More

Power Shifts and War  

Mark Souva

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Jun 2017
A large body of theoretical work posits that power shifts or expected power shifts cause war. Power transition theory, cyclic theories of war, preventive war arguments, and the bargaining ... More

The Power-Transition Discourse and China’s Rise  

Steve Chan

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May 2017
The idea of power transition, or power shift, has recently been much in vogue in scholarly, policy, and even popular discourse. It has, for example, motivated a resurgent interest in the ... More

Power Transition Theory and the Essence of Revisionism  

Jonathan M. Dicicco

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Sep 2017
Power transition theory and Graham Allison’s Thucydides’ Trap Project are discussed in tandem with two complementary aims: to highlight theoretical and empirical contributions of the power ... More

Predatory Government and the Feasibility of Rebellion: A Micro Logic of the Capitalist Peace  

Indra de Soysa

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Jan 2017
The idea that civil war has to be feasible to occur, and that feasibility is largely a function of the availability of lootable income has gained wide acceptance in the specialized ... More

Prioritarianism  

Nils Holtug

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Jan 2017
Prioritarianism is a principle of distributive justice. Roughly, it states that we should give priority to the worse off in the distribution of advantages. This principle has received a ... More

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