Research Methods in International Relations by Christopher Lamont

By Christopher Lamont

This publication courses you thru everything of the study approach in diplomacy, from making a choice on a study query and reviewing the literature to box learn and writing up. overlaying either qualitative and quantitative equipment in IR, it deals a balanced review of the foremost methodological debates and learn tools in the discipline.


The book:

  • Is in particular focussed on examine equipment utilized in foreign Relations.
  • Spans the full study method from selecting a learn query to writing up.
  • Provides useful learn tools guidance.
  • Introduces you to broader methodological debates and brings jointly modern learn from empirical and interpretive traditions.
  • Is filled with examples and proposals for extra reading.


Research equipment in overseas Relations is crucial examining for either undergraduate and postgraduate scholars taking learn tools classes in diplomacy, Politics, safety and Strategic Studies.

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