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Introduction:Bourdieu and International Relations theory

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  • Published: 01 Jan 2012
  • Publisher: Routledge
  • Country: Denmark
Abstract
This book rethinks the key concepts of International Relations by drawing on the work of Pierre Bourdieu.<br/><br/>The last few years have seen a genuine wave of publications promoting sociology in international relations. Scholars have suggested that Bourdieu’s vocabulary can be applied to study security, diplomacy, migration and global environmental politics. Yet we still lack a systematic and accessible analysis of what Bourdieu-inspired IR might look like. This book provides the answer. It offers an introduction to Bourdieu’s thinking to a wider IR audience, challenges key assumptions, which currently structure IR scholarship – and provides an original, theo...
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free text keywords: /dk/atira/pure/core/keywords/FacultyOfSocialSciences, Faculty of Social Sciences, Bourdieu, Pierre, Practice theory, International Relations Theory, Political sociology, Discourse, Body, power, Security, Strategy, international practice theory, Habitus, social field, Gender, Knowledge, Sociology
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