War Peace

Joy and International Relations: A New Methodology (War, by Elina Penttinen

By Elina Penttinen

This booklet goals to boost new technique for the examine of diplomacy (IR) in keeping with pleasure, expert through present brooding about posthumanism, feminist thought and optimistic psychology.


It examines how the mechanistic-deterministic worldview derived from the Newtonian version has inspired the epistemology and technique of IR (i.e., the concept that the realm is created from self reliant fragments), and seeks how you can boost a brand new technique for IR by way of drawing at the power of a non-fragmented worldview. the writer argues that it's this contemporary Western view of people (or societies) as remoted and cut loose the realm that stops IR from discovering new options to the questions of conflict and conflict.


Drawing upon case stories, testimonies and examples from movie, this booklet as an alternative proposes pleasure instead method for learning IR, exploring the opportunity of self-healing in actual and emotional trauma in severe violent conditions.The writer additionally discusses how posthumanism contributes to optimistic psychology in knowing happiness and empowerment, and demonstrates how those findings can additional widen the learn of IR.


This publication may be of a lot curiosity to scholars of gender experiences, warfare and clash stories, IR conception and important safeguard studies.



?

Show description

Read or Download Joy and International Relations: A New Methodology (War, Politics and Experience) PDF

Similar war & peace books

The Menace of Nationalism in Education (Routledge Library Editions: Education)

Written among the 2 international Wars this quantity examines schooling from the yank, British, French & German views and the measure to which the portrayal of these nations at school textbooks contributes to nationalism or global peace.

Democracy, Peace, and Security

Democracies are super not going to salary battle opposed to different democracies – this major proposition of the Democratic Peace conception constitutes the place to begin for this quantity. Chapters authored through specialists from various components of the realm discover the concept that of Democratic Peace in better intensity in terms of chosen factor parts and compared to different recommendations resembling safeguard groups or live shows of powers.

Regional Peacemaking and Conflict Management: A Comparative Approach (Routledge Global Security Studies)

This quantity examines mechanisms for nearby peacemaking and clash administration in Europe and the center East. to this point little examine has been dedicated to uncovering the stipulations for peace, and the criteria that give a contribution to stabilizing the country of peace. This quantity assesses the standards that give a contribution to nearby pacification, the incentives that encourage states in constructing peaceable family, and most significantly, how areas develop into peaceable.

Debating the End of Yugoslavia (Southeast European Studies)

International locations infrequently disappear off the map. within the twentieth century, just a couple of nations shared this destiny with Yugoslavia. The dissolution of Yugoslavia resulted in the most important struggle in Europe considering 1945, monstrous human rights violations and over 100,000 sufferers. Debating the top of Yugoslavia is much less an try to re-write the dissolution of Yugoslavia, or to supply a unique narrative, than to take inventory and contemplate the scholarship so far.

Additional resources for Joy and International Relations: A New Methodology (War, Politics and Experience)

Example text

Download PDF sample

Rated 4.89 of 5 – based on 36 votes