Undergraduate Module Descriptor

POL2095: From Climate Change to Quantum Theory: The Future of International Relations

This module descriptor refers to the 2017/8 academic year.

Indicative Reading List

This reading list is indicative - i.e. it provides an idea of texts that may be useful to you on this module, but it is not considered to be a confirmed or compulsory reading list for this module.

Jeffrey J. Anderson, G. John Ikenberry, and Thomas Risse-Kappen (eds), The End of the West?: Crisis and Change in the Atlantic Order (Ithaca: Cornell University Press, 2008).

Ken Booth, and Toni Erskine, eds. International Relations Theory Today. Second edition. (Cambridge: Polity, 2016).

Diana H. Coole, and Samantha Frost, eds. New Materialisms: Ontology, Agency, and Politics (Durham, N.C.: Duke University Press, 2010).

Erika Cudworth, and Stephen Hobden, Posthuman International Relations: Complexity, Ecologism and Global Politics (London: Zed Books, 2011).

Daniel Deudney, Bounding Power: Republican Security Theory from the Polis to the Global Village (Princeton, N.J.: Princeton University Press, 2007).

Francis Fukuyama, The End of History and the Last Man (London: Hamilton, 1992).

Peter Newell, and Matthew Paterson, Climate Capitalism: Global Warming and the Transformation of the Global Economy (Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2010).

Steven Pinker, The Better Angels of Our Nature: The Decline of Violence in History and Its Causes (London: Allen Lane, 2011).

Nick Srnicek, and Alex Williams, Inventing the Future: Postcapitalism and a World without Work (London: Verso, 2015).

Alexander Wendt, Quantum Mind and Social Science: Unifying Physical and Social Ontology (Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2015).