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Kalevi Holsti: A Pioneer in International Relations Theory, Foreign Policy Analysis, History of International Order, and Security Studies, by Kalevi Holsti

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Kalevi Holsti: A Pioneer in International Relations Theory, Foreign Policy Analysis, History of International Order, and Security Studies
Title
Kalevi Holsti: A Pioneer in International Relations Theory, Foreign Policy Analysis, History of International Order, and Security Studies
Statement of responsibility
by Kalevi Holsti
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Author
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
In honour of Prof. Kalevi Holstiĺls 80th birthday, this collection presents 15 of the renowned Political Scientist́lls major essays and research projects. It also offers a collection of his writings and essays on theories of international relations, foreign policy analysis, security and the world order. These previously published works address issues that remain ĺlhot topicsĺl on the international agenda, such as the changing nature of warfare and the causes of failed states; major essays also evaluate the current search for international order. Prof. Holsti is the author of a major textbook that has been translated into Mandarin, Korean, Japanese, and Bahasa Indonesian. Thousands of undergraduates around the world are acquainted with his work
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Cataloging source
SNK
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Holsti, Kalevi
Dewey number
327
Illustrations
illustrations
Image bit depth
0
Index
no index present
LC call number
JZ2-6530
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
Series statement
SpringerBriefs on Pioneers in Science and Practice,
Series volume
41
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Political science
  • Comparative government
  • International relations
  • Social sciences
  • Political Science and International Relations
  • International Relations
  • Comparative Politics
  • Methodology of the Social Sciences
Label
Kalevi Holsti: A Pioneer in International Relations Theory, Foreign Policy Analysis, History of International Order, and Security Studies, by Kalevi Holsti
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
mixed
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
not applicable
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Foreword; Acknowledgments; Contents; Part IOn Kalevi Holsti; 1 Biography; 1.1 My Father's Career as a Finnish Diplomat; 1.2 Experience as a High School and University Student; 1.3 Start of My Academic Career in International Relations; 1.4 My First Books on International Relations; 1.5 Impact of my Stay in Fiji on Foreign Policy Analysis; 1.6 My Concern with War and its Analysis; 1.7 Research, Writing, and Rewards; 2 Bibliography; 2.1 Books; 2.2 Chapters in Edited Books; 2.3 Journal Articles; Part IITexts by Kalevi Holsti on InternationalTheory; 3 Introduction on International Theory
  • 4 Hegemony and Challenge in International Theory4.1 Consequences of Theoretical Profusion: Dialogue or Confusion?; 4.2 Guidelines to Inquiry in the Classical Tradition; 4.3 The Hegemony of the Classical Tradition; 4.4 A National Academic Hegemony; 5 The Problem of Change in International Relations Theory; 5.1 Markers of Change; 5.1.1 Trends; 5.1.2 Great Events; 5.1.3 Great Achievements; 5.1.4 Significant Social/Technological Innovations; 5.2 Concepts of Change; 5.2.1 Change as Addition; 5.2.2 Dialectical Change; 5.2.3 Change as Transformation; 5.2.4 Change as Replacement
  • 5.2.5 Systemic and Lower Levels of Change5.3 A Source of Confusion: Defining International Relations; 5.4 Change and International Institutions; 5.5 Possibilities of Institutional Change; 6 Along the Road of International Theory in the Next Millennium: Four Travelogues; 6.1 A Crisis in International Theory?; 6.1.1 Promises and Pitfalls of Postmodernism; 6.1.2 Isomorphism; 6.1.3 Lack of a Core Problem; 6.1.4 The Problem of International Politics Is Solved; 6.2 Constructing Travelogues; 6.2.1 Oblivion; 6.2.2 Uncivil War; 6.2.3 A New Consensus
  • 6.3 The Fourth Travelogue: One Thousand Blooming Flowers6.4 Conclusion; References; 7 Hindrances to Understanding in International Relations; 7.1 Introduction; 7.2 On Understanding; 7.3 Institutional Hindrances to Understanding; 7.4 Disagreement and Misunderstanding; 7.5 The Processes of Theoretical Innovation; 7.6 From Problem Identification and Choice to Diagnosis; 7.7 From Diagnosis to Prescription; 7.8 More Sources of Misunderstanding: Defining the Field; 7.8.1 The Search for a Grand Theory; 7.8.2 International Politics and International Relations: Distinctions
  • 7.9 Different Motivations, Different Understandings7.10 Solutions?; References; Part IIITexts by Kalevi Holsti on ForeignPolicy Analysis; 8 Introduction on Foreign Policy Change; 9 Restructuring Foreign Policy: A Neglected Phenomenon in Foreign Policy Theory; 9.1 A Typology of Foreign Policy Restructuring; 9.2 Prelude to Foreign Policy Restructuring: Disengagement; 9.3 International Relations Theory and Foreign Policy Restructuring; 9.4 Describing and Explaining Foreign Policy Reorientation and Restructuring: A Framework; 9.5 Organizing the Data
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
1st ed. 2016.
Extent
1 online resource (XVI, 156 pages 20 illustrations, 6 illustrations in color.)
File format
multiple file formats
Form of item
online
Isbn
9783319266220
Level of compression
uncompressed
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other control number
10.1007/978-3-319-26624-4
Other physical details
online resource.
Quality assurance targets
absent
Reformatting quality
access
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • SPR945117086
  • ocn945117086
Label
Kalevi Holsti: A Pioneer in International Relations Theory, Foreign Policy Analysis, History of International Order, and Security Studies, by Kalevi Holsti
Publication
Antecedent source
mixed
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
not applicable
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Foreword; Acknowledgments; Contents; Part IOn Kalevi Holsti; 1 Biography; 1.1 My Father's Career as a Finnish Diplomat; 1.2 Experience as a High School and University Student; 1.3 Start of My Academic Career in International Relations; 1.4 My First Books on International Relations; 1.5 Impact of my Stay in Fiji on Foreign Policy Analysis; 1.6 My Concern with War and its Analysis; 1.7 Research, Writing, and Rewards; 2 Bibliography; 2.1 Books; 2.2 Chapters in Edited Books; 2.3 Journal Articles; Part IITexts by Kalevi Holsti on InternationalTheory; 3 Introduction on International Theory
  • 4 Hegemony and Challenge in International Theory4.1 Consequences of Theoretical Profusion: Dialogue or Confusion?; 4.2 Guidelines to Inquiry in the Classical Tradition; 4.3 The Hegemony of the Classical Tradition; 4.4 A National Academic Hegemony; 5 The Problem of Change in International Relations Theory; 5.1 Markers of Change; 5.1.1 Trends; 5.1.2 Great Events; 5.1.3 Great Achievements; 5.1.4 Significant Social/Technological Innovations; 5.2 Concepts of Change; 5.2.1 Change as Addition; 5.2.2 Dialectical Change; 5.2.3 Change as Transformation; 5.2.4 Change as Replacement
  • 5.2.5 Systemic and Lower Levels of Change5.3 A Source of Confusion: Defining International Relations; 5.4 Change and International Institutions; 5.5 Possibilities of Institutional Change; 6 Along the Road of International Theory in the Next Millennium: Four Travelogues; 6.1 A Crisis in International Theory?; 6.1.1 Promises and Pitfalls of Postmodernism; 6.1.2 Isomorphism; 6.1.3 Lack of a Core Problem; 6.1.4 The Problem of International Politics Is Solved; 6.2 Constructing Travelogues; 6.2.1 Oblivion; 6.2.2 Uncivil War; 6.2.3 A New Consensus
  • 6.3 The Fourth Travelogue: One Thousand Blooming Flowers6.4 Conclusion; References; 7 Hindrances to Understanding in International Relations; 7.1 Introduction; 7.2 On Understanding; 7.3 Institutional Hindrances to Understanding; 7.4 Disagreement and Misunderstanding; 7.5 The Processes of Theoretical Innovation; 7.6 From Problem Identification and Choice to Diagnosis; 7.7 From Diagnosis to Prescription; 7.8 More Sources of Misunderstanding: Defining the Field; 7.8.1 The Search for a Grand Theory; 7.8.2 International Politics and International Relations: Distinctions
  • 7.9 Different Motivations, Different Understandings7.10 Solutions?; References; Part IIITexts by Kalevi Holsti on ForeignPolicy Analysis; 8 Introduction on Foreign Policy Change; 9 Restructuring Foreign Policy: A Neglected Phenomenon in Foreign Policy Theory; 9.1 A Typology of Foreign Policy Restructuring; 9.2 Prelude to Foreign Policy Restructuring: Disengagement; 9.3 International Relations Theory and Foreign Policy Restructuring; 9.4 Describing and Explaining Foreign Policy Reorientation and Restructuring: A Framework; 9.5 Organizing the Data
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
1st ed. 2016.
Extent
1 online resource (XVI, 156 pages 20 illustrations, 6 illustrations in color.)
File format
multiple file formats
Form of item
online
Isbn
9783319266220
Level of compression
uncompressed
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other control number
10.1007/978-3-319-26624-4
Other physical details
online resource.
Quality assurance targets
absent
Reformatting quality
access
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • SPR945117086
  • ocn945117086

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