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Introduction to International Relations Theory - Reading List

Core Texts:

  • Baylis, John and Steve Smith, The Globalization of World Politics:  An Introduction to International Relations, 3rd Ed., Oxford University Press, Oxford, 2004
    Library Location 327 BAY
  • Burchill, Scott and Andrew Linklater, Theories of International Relations, 3rd Ed., Palgrave Macmillan, 2005
    Library Location 327 THE
  • Doyle, Michael W., Ways of War and Peace, W.W.Norton and Co., New York, 1997

     Library Location 355 DOY

  • Jackson, Robert and George Sørensen, Introduction to International Relations, 4th Ed., Oxford University Press, Oxford, 2003

     Library Location 327 JAC

Additional Texts:

  • Anderson, Peter J., The Global Politics of Power, Justice and Death:  An Introduction to International Relations, Routledge, London, 1996
  • Brown, C.; T. Nardin and N. Rengger, International Relations in Political Thought:  Texts from the Ancient Greeks to the First World War, Cambridge University Press, 2002
    Library Location 327 INT
  • Chua, Amy, World on Fire, Arrow Books, London, 2003
  • Haynes, Jeff, Democracy in the Developing World, Blackwell, Oxford, 2001

  • Humphrey, Ted, Immanuel Kant:  Perpetual Peace and Other Essays, Hackett, 1983
    Library Location 327.36
  • Huntington, Samuel P., The Clash of Civilizations and the Remaking of the World Order, Touchstone Books, London, 1997

     Library Location 327 HUN

  • Kagan, Robert, Paradise and Power: America and Europe in the New World Order, Atlantic Books, London, 2003
  • Kaplan, Robert D., The Coming Anarchy: Shattering the Dreams of the Post-Cold War, Vintage Books, New York, 2000

     Library Location 327 KAP

  • Machiavelli, Nicolo, The Prince, Peter Bondanella and Mark Musa (Eds.), Oxford World's Classics, Oxford University Press, 1984
    Library Location 321.01 MAC
  • Nye, Joseph, Understanding International Conflicts, Longman, New York, 1997

     Library Location 327.5 NYE

  • Nye, Joseph, Soft Power: The Means to Success in World Politics, Public Affairs, New York, 2004

     Library Location 327(73) NYE

  • Scruton, Roger, The West and the Rest: Globalization and the Terrorist Threat, ISI Books, London, 2002