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Unformatted text preview: Requires events (war) and (non-war) Necessary conditions [not enough] and sufficient conditions [all you need](BDM) Most social science theories are probabilistic o Very few truly necessary or sufficient conditions exist in the social world o Tests of theories could be carried out using different methods: case studies, Large-N (quantitative) analyses. Anarchy (state of nature) the strong do what they can o The sovereign state is the highest level of authority International relations as a self-help system Anarchy Chaos Compare international w/ domestic politics o Legal: compliance Kyana L. Robinson...
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This note was uploaded on 09/20/2009 for the course POLI 150 taught by Professor Mosley during the Fall '08 term at UNC.
- Fall '08