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PIED1511
READING LIST INTERNATIONAL POLITICS PIED 1511

International Politics, 2021/22, Semester 1
Dr Cristina Stefan
C.Stefan@leeds.ac.uk
Tutor information is taken from the Module Catalogue

Reading List PIED 1511: 

Some general, useful textbooks:

Baylis, John, Steve Smith and Patricia Owens (eds.) (2017) The Globalization of World Politics. An Introduction to International Relations. 7th Edition. Oxford: Oxford University Press.   

Beeson, Mark and Nick Bisley (eds.) (2017) Issues in 21st century world politics ISBN: 9780230362871 (pbk.) : £27.99; 9780230362864 (hbk.) : £70.00. 3rd Edition. London: Palgrave Macmillan.

Frieden, Jeffrey, David Lake and Kenneth Schultz (eds.) (2016) World politics : interests, interactions, institutions ISBN: 9780393283525 (paperback); 9780393938098. 3rd Edition. New York and London: W.W. Norton & Company.

Grieco, Joseph, John Ikenberry and Michael Mastanduno (2015) Introduction to International Relations: Enduring Questions and Contemporary Perspectives. London: Palgrave Macmillan.

Heywood, Andrew (2014) Global Politics. 2nd Edition. New York: Palgrave Macmillan.

Edkins, Jenny and Maja Zehfuss (eds.) (2014) Global Politics: A New Introduction. 2nd Edition. New York and London: Routledge. 

 

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Week 1 - starts 27/09/21

Required Readings:

Grieco, Joseph, John Ikenberry and Michael Mastanduno (2015). ‘Chapter 2: The Emergence of a Global System of States, 1500-Today’. Introduction to International Relations: Enduring Questions and Contemporary Perspectives. London: Palgrave Macmillan, pp. 32-69. Available as an Online Course Reading in Minerva 
  
Available as an Online Course Reading in Minerva

Smith, Karen (2020). ‘Chapter 5: Order, Ordering and Disorder’. International Relations from the Global South: Worlds of Difference. Edited by Arlene B. Tickner and Karen Smith. Routledge, First Edition.      

Further readings:

Heywood, Andrew (2014). ‘Chapter 2: Historical Context’, Global Politics. 2nd Edition. New York: Palgrave Macmillan, pp. 25-53.

Lawson, George (2017) ‘The Rise of Modern International Order’, in John Baylis, Steve Smith and Patricia Owens (eds.) The Globalization of World Politics. An Introduction to International Relations. 7th Edition. Oxford: Oxford University Press, pp. 37-51. 

Frieden, Jeffrey, David Lake, Kenneth Schultz (2016) World politics : interests, interactions, institutions ISBN: 9780393283525 (paperback); 9780393938098. Chapter 1: ‘What Shaped Our World? A Historical Introduction’, New York: W.W. Norton & Company, pp. 2-39. 

Armstrong, David (2014) ‘The evolution of international society’, in John Baylis, Steve Smith and Patricia Owens (eds.) The Globalization of World Politics. An Introduction to International Relations. 6th Edition. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 35-49.

Scott, Len (2014) ‘International History 1900-90’ in John Baylis, Steve Smith and Patricia Owens (eds.) The Globalization of World Politics. An Introduction to International Relations. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 50-64.

Burbank, Jane and Frederick Cooper (2011) Empires in World History: Power and the Politics of Difference. Princeton: Princeton University Press.

Carr, E.H. (1964) The Twenty Years’ Crisis, 1919-1939. New York: Harper& Row. Available as an Online Course Reading in Minerva

Craig, Gordon and Alexander George (2007) Force and Statecraft: Diplomatic Problems of Our Time, 4th edition. New York: Oxford University Press.

Robert H. Jackson (1990) Quasi-states: sovereignty, international relations and the third world Cambridge University Press.

Alan James. (1999) ‘The Practice of Sovereign Statehood in Contemporary International Society’, Political Studies, 47:3, pp.457-73.

The Cold War. 24 episode documentary.  

Peter Calvocoressi, World Politics Since 1945 (Any edition).

John Lewis Gaddis, (1997) We Now Know, Oxford University Press.

Duffield, (2001) Global governance and the new wars: the merging of development and security, London: Zed.

Hirst, G. Thompson and S. Bromley (2009) Globalization in Question, 3rd edition, Cambridge: Polity Press.

Kennedy et al. (2002) Global trends and global governance, London: Pluto Press.

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Week 2 – starts 4/10/21

Required Readings:

Frieden, Jeffrey, David Lake, Kenneth Schultz (2016) World Politics: Interests, Interactions, Institutions. Chapter 2: “Understanding Interests, Interactions, and Institutions”, New York: W.W. Norton & Company, pp. 42-79.    

Heywood, Andrew (2014). ‘Chapter 3: Theories of Global Politics’, Global Politics. 2nd Edition. New York: Palgrave Macmillan, pp. 54-85. Available as an Online Course Reading in Minerva  Available as an Online Course Reading in Minerva 

Further readings:

Dunne, Tim and Brian, Schmidt (2017). ‘Chapter 6: Realism’, in Baylis, John, Steve Smith and Patricia Owens (eds.) The globalization of world politics: an introduction to international relations. 7th Edition. Oxford: Oxford University Press. OCR REQUESTED BY LIBRARY (fad 12/10/2018) 

Dunne, Tim (2017). ‘Chapter 7: Liberalism’, in Baylis, John, Steve Smith and Patricia Owens (eds.) The globalization of world politics: an introduction to international relations. 7th Edition. Oxford: Oxford University Press. OCR REQUESTED BY LIBRARY (fad 12/10/2018) 

Keohane, Robert O. (1984) After Hegemony: Cooperation and Discord in the World Political Economy. Princeton: Princeton University Press.

Monteiro, Nuno P (2014) Theory of unipolar politics ISBN: 9781107061804 (hbk.) : £50.00; 9781107677753 (pbk.) : £18.99; 9781139950688 (PDF ebook) : No price. New York: Cambridge University Press.

Burchill, S. et al. (eds.) (2013) Theories of International Relations. 5th Edition. London: Palgrave Macmillan.

Glaser, Charles L (2010) Rational theory of international politics : the logic of competition and cooperation ISBN: 9781400835133 (e-book). Princeton: Princeton University Press.

Ken Booth and Nick Wheeler, (2008) The security dilemma: fear, cooperation, and trust in world politics, Palgrave, 2008.

Robert Jervis, (1976) Perception and misperception in international politics ch.3. Available as an Online Course Reading in Minerva

Donnelly, Jack (2013) "Realism" in Scott Burchill et al. (eds.) Theories of International Relations, 5th edition, Palgrave Macmillan.

Martin Hollis and Steve Smith, Explaining and understanding international relations, pp.143-70. Available as an Online Course Reading in Minerva

Jackson and Sorensen An introduction to international relations, ch. 9.

Walter Carlsnaes et.al. (eds) (2002) Handbook of international relations ch. 17.

Hans Morgenthau, Politics among nations: the struggle for power and peace. Available as an Online Course Reading in Minerva

Kenneth Waltz, (1950, 2001) Man, the State and War Columbia: Columbia University Press.

Kenneth Waltz, (1979) Theory of international politics Random House.

John Mearsheimer, (2001) The tragedy of great power politics WW Norton.

Barry Buzan, Charles Jones, and Richard Little (1993). The logic of anarchy: neorealism to structural realism New York: Columbia University Press.

Jackson and Sorensen An introduction to international relations, chs. 2-3.

Linklater, Andrew. ‘Neo-realism in Theory and Practice’, in Booth, Ken and Steve Smith (eds.) International relations theory today, pp. 241-262. Available as an Online Course Reading in Minerva

Samuel Huntington, The Clash of Civilizations and the Remaking of World Order, London, Free Press, 2002.

Booth, Ken (1997) ‘Review of The clash of civilisations and the remaking of world order’, The Political Quarterly 68(4) October-December, 425-427.

Lavina Rajendram (2002) ‘Does the clash of civilisations paradigm provide a persuasive explanation of international politics after September 11th?’ Cambridge Review of International Affairs 15(2), 217-232.

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Week 3 – starts 11/10/21

Required Readings:

Sheehan, Michael (2014) ‘Chapter 14: The changing character of war’ in John Baylis, Steve Smith and Patricia Owens (eds.) The Globalization of World Politics. An Introduction to International Relations. Oxford: Oxford University Press, pp. 215-228. [[alternatively, you could read Barkawi, Tarak (2020) Chapter 14: War and World Politics, in John Baylis, Steve Smith and Patricia Owens (eds.) The Globalization of World Politics. An Introduction to International Relations. 8th edition. Oxford: Oxford University Press, pp. 225-239]]         

Gregory, Derek (2011). The Everywhere War. The Geographical Journal, 177(3): 238-250.     

Further Readings:

Frieden, Jeffrey, David Lake, Kenneth Schultz (2016) ‘Chapter 4: Domestic Politics and War’. In World politics : interests, interactions, institutions . New York: W.W. Norton & Company, pp. 136-181. OCR REQUESTED BY LIBRARY (hew 17/08/2017)  Available as an Online Course Reading in Minerva

Kennedy-Pipe, Caroline and Waldman, Thomas (2017). ‘Chapter 2: Ways of War in the 21st Century’. In Beeson, Mark and Nick Bisley (eds.) Issues in 21st Century: World Politics. 3rd Edition. London: Palgrave Macmillan, pp. 23-37.

Gleditsch, N. P. (2015). ‘Chapter 4: Democracy and Peace’. In Nils Petter Gleditsch : pioneer in the analysis of war and peace Springer International Publishing, pp. 61-70. (This is an open access chapter and is available at http://link.springer.com/chapter/10.1007/978-3-319-03820-9_4#page-1). 

Newman, Edward (2009). Conflict Research and the ‘Decline’ of Civil War. Civil Wars. 11(3), pp. 255-278.    

Newman Edward (2014). Understanding Civil Wars. Routledge.    

Russett, B. and Oneal, J. R. (1999). The Kantian Peace: The Pacific Benefits of Democracy, Interdependence, and International Organizations. World politics. , 52 (1), pp. 1-37. 

Levy, Jack S. (Spring 1988) ‘The Origin and Prevention of Major Wars’ The journal of interdisciplinary history. , Vol. 18, No. 4, pp. 653-673.

Strachan, H. (2007) Clausewitz's On war : a biography . New York: Grove Press.

Levy, Jack S. and William Thompson (2010) Causes of war . Chichester, West Sussex, UK: Wiley-Blackwell.

Barkawi, Tarak (2017) ‘Chapter 14: War and World Politics’. In Baylis, John, Steve Smith and Patricia Owens (eds.) The Globalization of World Politics. An Introduction to International Relations. 7th Edition. Oxford: Oxford University Press, pp. 223-237.  

Morrow, James D. (2014) Order within anarchy : the laws of war as an international institution . New York: Cambridge University Press.

Russett, Bruce and James Oneal (2001) Triangulating peace : democracy, interdependence, and international organizations . New York: Norton.

Allison, Graham and Philip Zelikow (1999) Essence of Decision: Explaining the Cuban Missile Crisis, 2nd Edition. New York: Longman.

Blainey, Geoffrey (1988) The causes of war. 3rd Edition. New York: Free Press.

Chiozza, Giacomo and H.E. Goemans (2011) Leaders and international conflict . Cambridge: Cambridge University Press.

Powell, Robert (1999) In the shadow of power : states and strategies in international politics . Princeton, NJ: Princeton University Press.

Reiter, Dani and Allan Stam (2002) Democracies at war . Princeton, NJ: Princeton University Press.

Van Evera, Stephen (2001) Causes of War. Ithaca, NY: Cornell University Press.

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Week 4 – starts 18/10/21

Required Readings:

Frieden, Jeffrey, David Lake, Kenneth Schultz (2016) World politics : interests, interactions, institutions . ‘Chapter 11: International Law and Norms’, New York: W.W. Norton & Company, pp. 456-487. OCR REQUESTED BY LIBRARY (hew 18/08/2017)   

Curtis, Devon, E. A. and Taylor, Paul (2017) ‘Chapter 20: The United Nations’ in John Baylis, Steve Smith and Patricia Owens (eds.) The Globalization of World Politics. An Introduction to International Relations. 7th Edition. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 331-345. OCR REQUESTED BY LIBRARY (hew 18/08/2017)   

Further Readings:

Reus-Smit, Christian (2017) ‘Chapter 19: International law’ in John Baylis, Steve Smith and Patricia Owens (eds.) The Globalization of World Politics. An Introduction to International Relations. 7th Edition. Oxford: Oxford University Press, pp. 301-314.

Simmons, B. and Steinberg, R. H. (eds.) (2007). International Law and International Relations. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press.

Fisher, Kirsten and Stefan, Cristina G. (2016) “The Ethics of International Criminal ‘Lawfare’”, International Criminal Law Review, Vol. 16, Issue 2, pp. 237-257.    

Stefan, Cristina and Kirsten Fisher (2018)  “The ICC, R2P, and Canada’s ‘Return’: Opportunity and Moral Duty in an Anti-Cosmopolitan Global Climate.” Canadian Yearbook of Human Rights Vol. 2 (2016-2017)    

Finnemore, Martha and Sikkink, Kathryn (1998). ‘International Norm Dynamics and Political Change’. International organization. , 52 (4), pp. 887-917.  

Reus-Smit, C. (ed.) (2004) The Politics of international Law. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press.

Keck, Margaret E. and Sikkink, Kathryn (1998) Activists beyond borders : advocacy networks in international politics . Ithaca: Cornell University Press.

Adler-Nissen, Rebecca. (2014) “Stigma Management in International Relations: Transgressive Identities, Norms, and Order in International Society” International organization. 68 (1), pp. 143-176.

Guzman, A. (2008) How International Law Works: A Rational Choice Theory (Oxford: Oxford University Press).

Towns, Ann E. (2010) Women and states : norms and hierarchies in international society . New York: Cambridge University Press.

Krook M. and J. True (2012) Rethinking the Life Cycles of International Norms: The United Nations and the Global Promotion of Gender Equality. European journal of international relations. 18 (1): 103-127.

Negrón-Gonzales, and M. Contarino (2014) ‘Local Norms Matter: Understanding National Responses to the Responsibility to Protect’, Global governance : a review of multilateralism and international organizations. 20 (2), pp. 255–276.

Armstrong, D., Farrell, T., and Lambert, H. (2012) International Law and International Relations, 2nd Edition. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press.

Taylor, P. (2013) ‘Troubles with the UN’. In M. Telo (ed.) Globalisation, multilateralism, Europe : towards a better global governance . Farnham: Ashgate.  

Bosco, David (2014) Rough justice : the International Criminal Court in a world of power politics . Oxford: Oxford University Press.

Goldstein, Judith L., Miles Kaher, Robert Keohane, and Anne-Marie Slaughter, eds. (2001) Legalization and world politics . Cambridge, MA: MIT Press.

Henkin, Louis (1979) How nations behave : law and foreign policy , 2nd edition. New York: Columbia University Press.

Kratochwil, F. (1989) Rules, norms and decisions : on the conditions of practical and legal reasoning in international relations and domestic affairs (Cambridge: Cambridge University Press).

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Week 5 – starts 25/10/21

Required Readings:

Hobson, John (2020) ‘Chapter 12: Globalization’. In Arlene B. Tickner and Karen Smith (eds.) International Relations from the Global South: Worlds of Difference, 1st Edition. Routledge, pp. 221-239.       

Heywood, Andrew (2014). ‘Chapter 20: Regionalism in Global Politics’, Global Politics. 2nd Edition. New York: Palgrave Macmillan, pp. 487-513.   [[or, alternatively, Best, Edward and Christiansen, Thomas (2020) ‘Chapter 23: Regionalism in International Affairs’, in Baylis, John et al, Globalization of World Politics: An Introduction to International Relations, 8th edition, Oxford: Oxford University Press, 365-381.]]   

Further Readings:

Buzan, Barry (2000) The Logic of Regional Security in the Post-Cold War World. In Hettne B., Inotai A., Sunkel O. (eds) The New Regionalism and the Future of Security and DevelopmentPalgrave Macmillan, London.  

Fioramonti, L. (ed.) (2012) Regionalism in a changing world : comparative perspectives in the new global order London: Routledge.    

Scholte, Jan Aart (2008). Defining globalisation. World Economy31(11), 1471-1502.    

Bartelson, J. (2010). The social construction of globality. International Political Sociology, 4(3), 219-235.    

Beeson, M. (2014), Regionalism and Globalisation in East Asia: Politics, Security, and Economic Development   

Cerny and Pritchard 2017, The new anarchy: Globalisation and fragmentation in world politics. Journal of International Political Theory. 13(3).    

Corry, Olaf (2010) What is a (global) polity? Review of International Studies, 36 (S1): 157-180.    

Corry, Olaf (2020) Nature and the international: towards a materialist understanding of societal multiplicity, Globalizations, 17:3, 419-435.
   

Fawn, R. (2009) (ed.) Globalising the Regional, Regionalising the Global.    

Hermansson, P., Lawrence, D., Mulhall, J., & Murdoch, S. (2020). The International Alt-right: Fascism for the 21st Century?. London: Routledge.    

Hirst, P., Thompson, G., & Bromley, S. (2015). Globalization in question. 3rd ed. London: John Wiley & Sons.    

Kegley, C.W. and G. A. Raymond (2011) The Global Future: A Brief Introduction to World Politics.     

Lazier, B. (2011). Earthrise; or, the globalization of the world picture. The American Historical Review, 116(3), 602-630.    

Lecler, R. (2019). What makes globalization really new? Sociological views on our current globalization. Journal of Global History, 14(3), 355-373.     

Lupel, Adam (2004) Regionalism and Globalization: Post-Nation or Extended Nation? Polity Vol 36, No 2, January 2004.
 
   

Martell, L. (2007). The third wave in globalization theory. International studies review, 9(2), 173-196.    

Moon-Young Lee (2017) The Dynamism of Trans-Boundarisation: From the Perspective of Critical Regionalism, Geopolitics, 22:2, 429-451.  

Newman, Edward and Cristina G. Stefan (2020) “Normative Power Europe? The EU’s Embrace of the Responsibility to Protect in a Transitional International Order”, Journal of Common Market Studies, first published online 25 July 2019 (https://doi.org/10.1111/jcms.12953) Vol. 58 Issue 2 (March 2020), pp. 472-490.    

Rosenberg, J. Globalization Theory: A Post MortemInt Polit 42, 2–74 (2005).    

Rosamond, B (2000) Theories of European Integration   

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Week 6 - starts 01/11/21

Required Readings:

Heo, Uk (2021). ‘Asia in 2020: The COVID-19 Pandemic and the US-China Trade War’, Asian Survey, Vol. 61, Issue 1 (January/February), pp. 1-10.     

Ye, Min (2021). ‘China in 2020: A Year of Converging Crises’ Asian Survey, Vol. 61, Issue 1 (January/February), pp. 21–33.     

Breslin, Shaun (2018) ‘Global Reordering and China’s Rise: Adoption, Adaptation and Reform’, The International Spectator, Vol. 53, Issue 1, pp. 57-75.     

Further Readings

Additional Readings on China and the Asia-Pacific region:

Acharya, Amitav (2011) ‘Can Asia Lead? Power Ambitions and Global Governance in the 21st Century’, International affairs. , Vol 87, Issue 4, pp. 851-869.    

Christensen, Thomas J. (2015) ‘Chapter 2: This Time Should Be Different: China’s Rise in a Globalized World’, in The China challenge : shaping the choices of a rising power . New York: W.W. Norton and Co., pp. 37-62.   Available as an Online Course Reading in Minerva 

Heo, Uk (2020) ‘Asia in 2019: RCEP, the US-China Trade War, Protests in Hong Kong, and the North Korean Nuclear Crisis', Asian Survey, Vol. 60, No. 1, (January/February), pp. 1-7.    

Dittmer, Lowell (2019) 'Asia in 2018: trade war' Asian Survey, Vol. 59, No. 1, (January/February), pp. 1-9.    

Dittmer, Lowell (2018) 'Asia in 2017: Return of the Strongman' Asian survey. , Vol. 58 No. 1, (January/February), pp. 1-9.    

Reilly, Benjamin (2013) 'Southeast Asia: in the Shadow of China' Journal of democracy. , Vol. 24 No. 1, pp. 156–164.

Buzan, Barry and Cox, Michael (2013). ‘China and the US: Comparable Cases of ‘Peaceful Rise’?’ Chinese journal of international politics . Vol. 6, pp. 102-132.    

Brooks, S. G. and Wohlforth, W. C. (2015) ‘Moving beyond Unipolarity? China’s Rise and the Fate of America’s Global Position’ International security. , Vol. 40, No. 3, pp. 1-44.    

Dittmer, Lowell (2016) 'Asia in 2015: the Year of China Crash' Asian survey. 56(1): 1–7.

Dittmer, Lowell (2015) 'Asia in 2014: a Pretty Good Year' Asian survey. 55(1): 1–11.

Dittmer, Lowell (2017) 'Asia in 2016: Transitions' Asian survey. , Vol. 57, No. 1, (January/February), pp. 1-9.

Foot, R and Walter, A. (2011) China, the United States, and global order . Cambridge: Cambridge University Press.

Johnston, A. I. (2003) ‘Is China a Status Quo Power? International security. . Vol. 27 No. 4, pp. 5-56.

Fioramonti, L. (ed.) (2012) Regionalism in a changing world : comparative perspectives in the new global order London: Routledge.

Beeson, M. (2014) Regionalism and globalization in East Asia : politics, security, and economic development .

Barnett, M. and Duvall, R. (2005) ‘Power in International Politics’ International organization. , 59, pp. 39-75. 

Reilly, Benjamin (2013) 'Southeast Asia: in the shadow of China' Journal of democracy. 24(1): 156–164.

Beeson, Mark and Fujian Li (2012) ‘Charmed or alarmed: reading China’s regional relations’. Journal of contemporary China. 21(73): 35-51.

Choong, William (2013) 'Japan's new politics'. Survival. 55(3): 47-54.

Dickson, Bruce J. (2011) 'Updating the China model'. The Washington quarterly. 34(4): 39-58.

Dittmer, Lowell (2014) 'Asia in 2013: Peace and Prosperity amid Rising Tension ' Asian survey. 54(1): 1-11.

Heberer, Thomas (2014) 'China in 2013: The Chinese Dream's Domestic and Foreign Policy Shifts' Asian survey. 54(1): 113-128.

Jones, Lee (2010) ‘ASEAN’s unchanged melody? The theory and practice of non-Interference in Southeast Asia’. The Pacific review. 23(4): 479–502.

Park, Jae Jeok (2011) 'The US-led alliances in the Asia-Pacific: hedge against potential threats or an undesirable multilateral security order?' The Pacific review. 24(2): 137-158.

Saikia, Jaideep (2006) 'Quest for a Chindian arc: leadership in the Asian century'. Defense and Security Analysis. 22(4): 421-434.

Thompson, Mark (2004) 'Pacific Asia after Asian values: authoritarianism, democracy, and good governance'. Third world quarterly. 25(6): 1079-1095.

Gainsborough, Martin (2012) 'Elites versus reform in Laos, Cambodia, and Vietnam'. Journal of democracy. 23(2): 34-46.

Wang, Zhaohui (2017, July/August). ‘The Economic Rise of China: Rule-Taker, Rule-Maker, or Rule-Breaker?’ Asian survey. , Vol. 57, No. 4, pp. 595-617. 

Further Readings on the Politics of the Middle East:

Charles Smith (2016) ‘Chapter 12: The Arab-Israeli Conflict’, in Louise Fawcett (ed.) International Relations of the Middle East Fourth Edition. Oxford: Oxford University Press, pp. 259-283. Available as an Online Course Reading in Minerva Available as an Online Course Reading in Minerva

Robinson, Shira (2013) Citizen strangers : Palestinians and the birth of Israel's liberal settler state e. Stanford: Stanford University Press.

Shlaim, Avi (2016) ‘Chapter 13: The Rise and Fall of the Oslo Peace Process’, in Louise Fawcett (ed.) International Relations of the Middle East Fourth Edition. Oxford: Oxford University Press, pp. 285-302.   Available as an Online Course Reading in Minerva 

Gerges, F. (2014) The new Middle East : protest and revolution in the Arab World . Cambridge: Cambridge University Press.    

Hunnebusch, R. (2015) The International Politics of the Middle East, Revised Edition. Manchester: Manchester University Press.    

Owen, R. (2004) State Power and Politics in the Making of the Modern Middle East. Cambridge: Polity.    

Bunton, Martin. (2013) The Palestinian-Israeli conflict : a very short introduction . Oxford: Oxford University Press.

For most recent updates on Palestinian-Israeli conflict: see Chatham House, Royal Institute for International Affairs website at https://www.chathamhouse.org/research/regions/middle-east-and-north-africa/israel-and-palestine?gclid=CjwKEAjwiLDMBRDF586Bwe2Sq3ISJAAjZol_vkjNxxb2jXxqN37LY3b88m9MjtHjxJX_jDQBzfJItxoCQnHw_wcB

Zerdal, Idith (2010). Israel's Holocaust and the politics of nationhood , Cambridge, CUP. 

Mandaville, Peter (2007), Global Political IslamTaylor and Francis.

Ritchie Ovendale, The origins of the Arab-Israeli wars. New York: Addison Wesley Longman, 1984, 1992, 1999.

Yezid Sayigh and Avi Shlaim (eds.) The Cold War and the Middle East. Oxford: Clarendon Press: Oxford University Press, 1997.

Yoram Meital, Peace in tatters: Israel, Palestine, and the Middle East. Boulder and London: Lynne Rienner, 2006.    

Beverley Milton-Edwards and Peter Hinchcliffe, Conflicts in the Middle East since 1945 Oxford: Routledge, 2004.

Jan Selby, Water, power and politics in the Middle East: the other Israeli-Palestinian conflict, London: I. B. Tauris, 2003.

James L. Gelvin, The Israel-Palestine conflict: one hundred years of war. Cambridge, New York: Cambridge University Press, 2005.    

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Week 7 – starts 08/11/21

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ASSESSMENT PREPARATION WEEK. No new readings and NO LECTURES this week. Please attend your seminar, which focuses on essay writing advice and prep work.

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Week 8 – starts 15/11/21

Required Readings:

Donnelly, Jack (2017), ‘Chapter 31: Human Rights’ in John Baylis, Steve Smith and Patricia Owens (eds.) The Globalization of World Politics. An Introduction to International Relations. 7th Edition. Oxford: Oxford University Press, pp. 497-513. Available online   Available as an Online Course Reading in Minerva

Bellamy, Alex and Wheeler, Nicholas (2017) ‘Chapter 32: Humanitarian Intervention in World Politics’, in John Baylis, Steve Smith and Patricia Owens (eds.) The Globalization of World Politics. An Introduction to International Relations. 7th Edition. Oxford: Oxford University Press, pp. 514-528. Available online   Available as an Online Course Reading in Minerva

Stefan, Cristina G (2017) ‘On non-Western norm shapers: Brazil and the Responsibility while Protecting’. European Journal of International Security, Vol. 2, Issue 1, pp. 88–110.       

Further Readings:

Badescu, Cristina (2011) Humanitarian intervention and the responsibility to protect : security and human rights . London: Routledge, ch. 1, 2, 5.    

Bellamy, Alex and Dunne, Tim (2016). ‘Chapter 1: R2P in Theory and Practice’. In Bellamy, Alex and Dunne, Tim (eds.) The Oxford Handbook of the Responsibility to Protect. Oxford: Oxford University Press, pp. 3-16.    

Frieden, Jeffrey, David Lake, Kenneth Schultz (2016) ‘Chapter 12: Human Rights’. World politics : interests, interactions, institutions , New York: W.W. Norton & Company, pp. 490-529.

Hopgood, Stephen (2014) ‘The Endtimes of Human Rights’, in Doutje Lettinga and Lars van Troost (eds.) Debating The Endtimes of Human Rights: Activism and Institutions in a Neo-Westphalian World, pp. 11-18. Available online: https://www.amnesty.nl/content/uploads/2016/12/debating_the_endtimes_of_human_rights.pdf

Freeman, Michael (2011) Human Rights: An Interdisciplinary Approach. 2nd Edition. Cambridge: Polity.    

Donnelly, Jack (2013) International Human Rights. 4th Edition. Boulder, CO: Westview Press.    

Griffin, James (2008) On human rights . Oxford: Oxford University Press.

Hafner-Burtonb, Emilie (2013) Making human rights a reality. Princeton: Princeton University Press.

Badescu, Cristina and Weiss, Thomas (2010) ‘Misrepresenting R2P and Advancing Norms: An Alternative Spiral?’ International Studies Perspectives. 11 (4), pp. 354-374.

Heywood, Andrew (2014) ‘Chapter 13: Human Rights and Humanitarian Intervention’. Global Politics. 2nd Edition. New York: Palgrave Macmillan, pp. 310-337.

Hopgood, Stephen (2013) The Endtimes of Human Rights . Ithaca: Cornell University Press.    

Stefan, Cristina G. (2017) ‘On Non-Western Norm Shapers’ European Journal of International Security , Vol. 2, Issue 1, pp. 88-110.    

Stefan, Cristina G. and Kenkel, Kai M. (2016) ‘Brazil and the ‘responsibility while protecting’ initiative: norms and the timing of diplomatic support’ Global governance : a review of multilateralism and international organizations. . Vol. 22, Issue 1, pp. 41-58.    

Acharya, Amitav (2013) ‘The R2P and Norm Diffusion: Towards A Framework of Norm Circulation’, Global responsibility to protect. , 5/4, pp. 466–479.

Thakur, Ramesh (2011) The responsibility to protect : norms, laws, and the use of force in international politics . New York: Routledge.

Finnemore, Martha (2003) The purpose of intervention : changing beliefs about the use of force . Ithaca: Cornell University Press. 

Weiss, Thomas G. (2007) Humanitarian Intervention: Ideas in Action. Cambridge: Polity.

Badescu, Cristina G. and Bergholm, Linnea (2009). ‘The Responsibility to Protect and the Conflict in Darfur: The Big Let-down’ Security Dialogue. , Vol. 40, Issue 3, pp. 287-309.    

Badescu, Cristina G. (2007) ‘Authorizing Humanitarian Intervention: Hard Choices in Saving Strangers’, Canadian journal of political science = Revue canadienne de science politique.  Vol. 40, Issue 1, pp. 51-78.    

Badescu, Cristina G. (2009). “‘The Responsibility to Protect’: Embracing Sovereignty and Human Rights,” in Noha Shawki and Michaelene Cox, eds., Negotiating sovereignty and human rights : actors and issues in contemporary human rights politics . Farnham: Ashgate.    

Diehl, P. and Balas, A. (2014) Peace operations . Cambridge: Polity.

Holzgrefe J. L. and Keohane, Robert (eds.) (2003) Humanitarian intervention : ethical, legal and political dilemmas . Cambridge: Cambridge University Press.

Bellamy, Alex (2015) The Responsibility to Protect: A Defense. Oxford: Oxford University Press.

Hehir, Aidan (2012) The responsibility to protect : rhetoric, reality and the future of humanitarian intervention . Basingstoke: Palgrave Macmillan.

Evans, Gareth (2008) The responsibility to protect : ending mass atrocity crimes once and for all . Brookings.

Bellamy, Alex (2011) Global Politics and The Responsibility to Protect. New York: Routledge.

Wheeler, Nicholas (2000) Saving Strangers Humanitarian Intervention in International Society. Oxford: Oxford University Press. 

Reinold, Theresa (2010) ‘The Responsibility to Protect-Much ado about Nothing?Review of international studies. 32, S1, pp. 55-78.

 

Useful websites for R2P:

European Centre for the Responsibility to Protect (ECR2P) https://ecr2p.leeds.ac.uk/

Asia-Pacific Centre for the Responsibility to Protect (APCR2P) https://r2pasiapacific.org/

Global Centre for the Responsibility to Protect (GR2P) http://www.globalr2p.org/

International Coalition for the Responsibility to Protect (ICRtoP) http://www.responsibilitytoprotect.org/

United Nations Office on Genocide Prevention and the Responsibility to Protect http://www.un.org/en/genocideprevention

Global responsibility to protect. Journal. Available at: https://brill.com/view/journals/gr2p/gr2p-overview.xml?rskey=94aGu6&result=1. An academic journal dedicated exclusively to R2P, with coverage of R2P and human rights, R2P and humanitarian intervention, R2P and peace operations, R2P and women, peace and security, etc.

International Commission on Intervention and State Sovereignty, ‘The Responsibility to Protect’, Report of the International Commission on Intervention and State Sovereignty, International Development Research Centre, 2001, synopsis. Available at: http://www.responsibilitytoprotect.org/index.php/publications.

Chester A. Crocker, Fen Osler Hampson, and Pamela Aall (2011) ‘Collective conflict management: a new formula for global peace and security cooperation?’ International Affairs, vol. 87, no.1, pp. 39-58.

Michael J. Glennon, (2003) ‘Why the Security Council Failed’, Foreign Affairs, vol.82, no. 3, pp.16-35.

Plesch, Dan (Jan 2008) ‘How the United Nations Beat Hitler and Prepared the Peace’, Global Society, vol.22, no.1, pp.137-158.

‘The Secretary-General’s High-level Panel Report on Threats, Challenges and Change, A more secure world: our shared responsibility’, United Nations, 2005. Synopsis and Part 1. Available at: http://www.responsibilitytoprotect.org/index.php/publications.

Alex J. Bellamy and Paul D. Williams, (2011) ‘The new politics of protection? Côte d'Ivoire, Libya and the responsibility to protect’, International Affairs, vol.87, no. 4, pp.825-850.

Anthony Burke, (2005) ‘Against the New Internationalism’, Ethics and international affairs, vol.19, no. 2.

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Week 9 – starts 22/11/21

Required Readings:

Kiras, James D. (2017) ‘Chapter 25: Terrorism and Globalization’. In John Baylis, Steve Smith and Patricia Owens (eds.) The Globalization of World Politics. An Introduction to International Relations. 7th Edition. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 402-417.       

Haynes, J. Hough, P, Malik, S and Pettiford, L. (2017) “Development, Poverty and Inequality” in Haynes, J. Hough, P, Malik, S and Pettiford, L., World Politics: International Relations and Globalisation in the 21st Century. Los Angeles: Sage, 335-351.    

Acharya, Amitav (2017) 'Chapter 30: Human Security' in John Baylis, Steve Smith and Patricia Owens (eds.) The Globalization of World Politics. An Introduction to International Relations. 7th Edition. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 480-496.       

Further Readings:

On Terrorism:

Silke, Andrew., 2011. Disengagement or deradicalization: A look at prison programs for jailed terrorists. CTC Sentinel4(1), pp.18-21:https://ctc.usma.edu/disengagement-or-deradicalization-a-look-at-prison-programs-for-jailed-terrorists/    

Gill, Paul et al (2015) “Individual Disengagement from Terrorist Groups” in Kennedy-Pipe, Caroline, Gordon Clubb and Simon Mabon (eds.) Terrorism and Political Violence, Sage, pp. 199-225.    

Phillips, Andrew (2017) ‘Chapter 4: Global Terrorism’. In Beeson, Mark and Nick Bisley (eds.) Issues in 21st Century: World Politics. 3rd Edition. London: Palgrave Macmillan, pp. 52-67. 
 

Heywood, Andrew (2014). ‘Chapter 12: Terrorism’. Global Politics. 2nd Edition. New York: Palgrave Macmillan, pp. 289-308. Available as an Online Course Reading in Minerva  Available as an Online Course Reading in Minerva

Marsden, Sarah (2015). ‘How Terrorism Ends’, in Kennedy-Pipe, Caroline, Gordon Clubb and Simon Mabon (eds.) Terrorism and Political Violence, Sage, pp. 199-225.  OCR REQUESTED BY LIBRARY (hew 18/08/2017) Available as an Online Course Reading in Minerva

Abrahms, M. (2012). ‘The political effectiveness of terrorism revisited’. Comparative political studies. , 45(3), 366–93.    

Adams, N., Nordhaus, T. and Shellenberger, M. (2011). Counterterrorism since 9/11: Evaluating the efficacy of controversial tactics. Breakthrough Institute: Oakland, CA. Available online: https://thebreakthrough.org/index.php/programs/national-security/counterterrorism-since-9-11  

Cronin, A. K. (2009). How terrorism ends : understanding the decline and demise of terrorist campaigns . Princeton: Princeton University Press.

Cronin, Audrey (2010), The evolution of counterterrorism: will tactics trump strategy, International affairs, 86:4, 837-856.

Freese, R. (2014). Evidence-based counterterrorism or flying blind? How to understand and achieve what works. Perspectives on terrorism , 8(1), 37–56. 

Hoffman, Bruce G. (2006) Inside Terrorism. Revised Edition. New York: Columbia University.

Jackson, R. M. Smyth, J. Gunning and L. Jarvis (2011) Terrorism : a critical introduction .

Price, B. C. (2012). Targeting top terrorists: How leadership decapitation contributes to counterterrorism. International security. , 36(4), 9–46.

Sandler, T. (2014). The analytical study of terrorism: Taking stock. Journal of peace research. , 51(2), 257–71.

Stern J. and Berger, J.M (2015) ISIS: the State of terror , New York: Harper Collins.

Weinberg, L. (2012). The end of terrorism? Padstow, Cornwall: Routledge. 

Cronin, Audrey (2010) ‘The evolution of counter-terrorism: will tactics trump strategy?’ International affairs, 86:4, 837-856.

Jackson, Richard and Samuel Sinclair (eds.) (2011), Contemporary debates on terrorism, Routledge.

Sageman, Marc (2007), Leaderless jihad: terror networks in the twenty-first century, University of Pennsylvania Press.

Further Readings on Poverty and Inequality:

Heywood, Andrew (2014) ‘Chapter 15: Understanding Poverty and Development’. Global Politics. 2nd Edition. New York: Palgrave Macmillan. pp 352-382.    

Haynes, J. Hough, P, Malik, S and Pettiford, L. (2017), ‘Chapter 18: Development, Poverty and Inequality’ in Haynes, J. Hough, P, Malik, S and Pettiford, L. (eds.) World Politics: International Relations and Globalisation in the 21st century. 2nd Edition. London: SAGE Publications Ltd. pp 335-351.    

Kabeer, Naila (2015) Gender, poverty, and inequality: a brief history of feminist contributions in the field of international development, Gender & Development, 23:2, 189-205, DOI: 10.1080/13552074.2015.1062300.    

Riddel, R. (2008) Does Foreign aid really work Oxford University Press.

Berger, M. T. and Weber, H. (2014) Rethinking the Third World: International Development and World Politics. Basingstoke: Palgrave McMillan.    

Collins, Lynda M. (2018) ‘Chapter 4: Sustainable Development Goals and human rights: challenges and opportunities’ in Duncan French and Louis J. Kotzé (eds.) Sustainable Development Goals Law, Theory and Implementation. Elgar online.    

Griffin, Penny (2015) ‘Chapter 18: Development institutions and neoliberal globalisation’, in Shepherd Laura J. (ed.) Gender Matters in Global Politics: A Feminist Introduction to International Relations. 2nd edition. London: Routledge. pp. 210-223.    

 Phillips, Nicola (2017), ‘Chapter 16: Global Political Economy’ in John Baylis, Steve Smith and Patricia Owens (eds.) The Globalization of World Politics. An Introduction to International Relations. 7th Edition. Oxford: Oxford University Press. pp 253-268.   OCR REQUESTED BY LIBRARY (HT 21/09/2020) 

 Sengupta, Arjun (2002) ‘On the Theory and Practice of the Right to Development’, Human Rights Quarterly, Vol. 24, issue 4, pp. 837-889.    

Arts, Karin and Tamo, Atabongawung (2016) ‘The Right to Development in International Law: New Momentum Thirty Years Down the Line?’ Netherlands International Law Review, Vol. 63, pp. 221–249.    

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Week 10 – starts 29/11/21

Required Readings:

Kirby, Paul (2017) ‘Chapter 17: Gender’ in John Baylis, Steve Smith and Patricia Owens (eds.) The Globalization of World Politics. An Introduction to International Relations. 7th Edition. Oxford: Oxford University Press, pp. 269-285.       

Vogler, John (2017) ‘Chapter 24: Environmental Issues’. In John Baylis, Steve Smith and Patricia Owens (eds.) The Globalization of World Politics. An Introduction to International Relations. Oxford: Oxford University Press, pp. 385-401. Available online   Available as an Online Course Reading in Minerva

Further Readings:

Cook, Alistair D.B. (2017) ‘Chapter 3: Non-Traditional Security and World Politics’. In Beeson, Mark and Nick Bisley (eds.) Issues in 21st Century: World Politics. 3rd Edition. London: Palgrave Macmillan, pp. 38-51.   

On Gender:

Heywood, Andrew (2014) ‘Chapter 17: Gender in Global Politics’. Global Politics. 2nd Edition. New York: Palgrave Macmillan. pp 412-431.    

Shepherd, Laura J. (ed.) (2015) Gender Matters in Global Politics: A Feminist Introduction to International Relations. 2nd edition. London: Routledge.    

Foster, Emma (2017) ‘Chapter 19: Gender’ in Haynes, J. Hough, P, Malik, S and Pettiford, L. (eds.) World Politics: International Relations and Globalisation in the 21st century. 1st Edition. London: SAGE Publications Ltd. pp 382-398.    

Steans, Jill (2013) Gender and International Relations. 3rd Edition. Cambridge: Polity Press.    

Elshtain, J.B. (1995, 1987) Women and War. Chicago: University of Chicago Press.

Enloe, C. (2014), Banana, Beaches and Bases: Making Feminist Sense of International Relations.  Berkeley CA: University of California Press.

Zalewski, Marysia (2007) Do We Understand Each Other Yet? Troubling Feminist Encounters with(in) International Relations. British Journal of Politics and International Relations. Volume: 9 issue: 2, page(s): 302-312.   

Peterson, Spike V. (2007) ‘Thinking Through Intersectionality and War’ Race, Gender & Class Vol. 14, Issue 3, pp. 10-27.

Goldstein, J. S. (2001), War and Gender: How Gender Shapes the War System and Vice Versa. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press.

Parpart, Jane L. and Zalewski, Marysia (2008) Rethinking the Man Question: Sex, Gender and Violence in International Relations. London: Zed Books.    

Further Readings on the Environment and Climate Change:

On Non-Traditional Security: See IRN at www.irinnews.org.

Hameiri, Shahar and Jones, Lee (2015). Governing borderless threats : non-traditional security and the politics of state transformation ISBN: 9781107110885 (hardback). Cambridge: Cambridge University Press.    

Dalby, Simon (2014) ‘Chapter 3: What Happens if we don’t Take Nature for Granted?’ in Edkins, Jenny and Maja Zehfuss (eds.) Global Politics: A New Introduction. 2nd Edition. New York and London: Routledge, pp. 39-60.    

Gordon, David and Matthew Pattison (2017) ‘Chapter 10: Climate Change’. In Beeson, Mark and Nick Bisley (eds.) Issues in 21st Century: World Politics. 3rd Edition. London: Palgrave Macmillan, pp. 141-156.    

Dessler A. and Parson E. (2009). The Science and Politics of Global Climate Change: A Guide to the Debate, 2nd Edition. Cambridge: CUP.

Barnett, J. (2001) The meaning of environmental security : environmental politics and policy in the new security era ISBN: 1856497860; 1856497852. London: Zed Books.

Elliott, L. (2004) The Global Politics of the Environment. Basingstoke: Palgrave.

Acharya, Amitav (2017) “Chapter 30: Human Security” in John Baylis, Steve Smith and Patricia Owens (eds.) The Globalization of World Politics. An Introduction to International Relations. 7th Edition. Oxford: Oxford University Press, pp. 480-496.

Newell, P. (2012) Globalization and the environment [electronic resource] : capitalism, ecology & power ISBN: 0745676499; 9780745676494. Cambridge: Polity.    

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Week 11 – starts 06/12/21

Required Reading:

Chestnut Greitens, Sheena (2017) ‘Chapter 26: Proliferation of Weapons of Mass Destruction’ in John Baylis, Steve Smith and Patricia Owens (eds.) The Globalization of World Politics. An Introduction to International Relations. 7th Edition. Oxford: Oxford University Press, pp. 419-433. 
 
Available as an Online Course Reading in Minerva

Further Readings:

Sagan, S. and Waltz, K. (2012) The spread of nuclear weapons : an enduring debate ISBN: 9780393920109 (pbk.). 3rd Edition. New York: W.W. Norton.    

Heywood, Andrew (2014) ‘Chapter 11: Nuclear Proliferation and Disarmament’. Global Politics. 2nd Edition. New York: Palgrave Macmillan, pp. 270-287.    

Buzan, B. and Herring, E (1998) The arms dynamic in world politics ISBN: 1555875963 (pbk. : alk. paper); 1555875734 (hardcover : alk. paper). Boulder, CO: Lynne Rienner.    

Freedman, L. F. (2003) The Evolution of Nuclear Strategy. New York: Palgrave Macmillan.    

Schelling, T. (1966) Arms and influence ISBN: 0300002211. New Haven: Yale University Press.

Tannenwald, N. (2007) The nuclear taboo : the United States and the non-use of nuclear weapons since 1945 ISBN: 9780521524285 (pbk.); 0521818869 (hbk.); 0521524288 (pbk.); 9780521818865 (hbk.). Cambridge: Cambridge University Press.    

Herring, E. (ed.) (2000) Preventing the use of weapons of mass destruction ISBN: 9781136330568 (e-book)   

Nye, Joseph (1988) Nuclear ethics ISBN: 0029230918; 0029224608   

Waltz, Kenneth (1981) ‘The Spread of Nuclear Weapons: More May Better’, Adelphi Papers, Number 171, London: International Institute for Strategic Studies. at https://www.mtholyoke.edu/acad/intrel/waltz1.htm.

Bahgat, Gawdat (2013), A WMD-Free Zone in the Middle East, Middle East policy, 20:1, 30-38.

Sagan, Scott (2011), ‘The Causes of Nuclear Weapons Proliferation’, Annual Review of Political Science, 14, 225-244.    

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