Lecture 12_PS121

Lecture 12_PS121 - THE ENGLISH SCHOOL(ID only Also known as...

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THE ENGLISH SCHOOL (ID only) Also known as “English Realism” *Liberalism (has a materialist ontology)—focuses on physical things and structures *Idealist—Ideal/ spirit, mind etc… separated from physical factors American academy is very dominant in Political Science Non American contributions to IR have been through the English School o Limited utility for explaining o Thick description HEADLY BOLE o IR in 2 different schools [“Hobbiesian” side (realism) and Kantian side (international and domestic institutions matter)] o Third perspective that has been lost—Rossian? [Greeko-Roman world] o Realists only focused on international anarchy—Idealists are the inversion of realists Idealists accept the aspects of realism (human nature, anarchy)—to fix it u must revert all the realist assumptions (from anarchy to higherarchy) Humans are social animals (Idealists)—commonality in the international system o Argues that you should stop thinking about units and start thinking about culture that
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Lecture 12_PS121 - THE ENGLISH SCHOOL(ID only Also known as...

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