By Steve A. Yetiv, Patrick James
This edited quantity breaks new flooring through innovatively drawing on a number of disciplines to augment our figuring out of diplomacy and conflict. the growth of data throughout disciplines and the more and more blurred limitations within the actual international either let and insist pondering throughout highbrow borders. whereas multidisciplinary and interdisciplinary are well-known buzz phrases, remarkably few books develop them. but doing so can sharpen and extend our point of view on educational and genuine global concerns and difficulties. This booklet bargains the main finished remedy thus far and is a useful source for college kids, students and practitioners.
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YETIV instead see history as a function of how we perceive it, making it important to consider events from different perspectives. Such an approach makes their work more valuable to postmodern IR scholars than to positivists. In this case, it is not just a question of ontological congruence but also of epistemology—about the central question of what we can know and of how we know what we think we know. If two scholars differ on these central questions, they will likely find it harder to benefit from each other’s work.
Advancing Interdisciplinary Approaches to International Relations by Steve A. Yetiv, Patrick James