A report on International relations

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The field of international relations dates from the time of the Greek historian Thucydides.
The official portraits of King Władysław IV dressed according to French, Spanish and Polish fashion reflects the complex politics of the Polish–Lithuanian Commonwealth during the Thirty Years' War.
Empires of the world in 1910
NATO International Security Assistance Force in Afghanistan
The United Nations Secretariat Building at the United Nations headquarters in New York City
The World Bank headquarters in Washington, D.C.
NATO E-3A flying with USAF F-16s in a NATO exercise

Scientific study of interactions between sovereign states.

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Mearsheimer in 2007

John Mearsheimer

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Mearsheimer in 2007

John Joseph Mearsheimer (born December 14, 1947) is an American political scientist and international relations scholar, who belongs to the realist school of thought.

Niccolò Machiavelli's work The Prince of 1532 was a major stimulus to realist thinking.

Realism (international relations)

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One of the dominant schools of thought in international relations theory, theoretically formalising the Realpolitik statesmanship of early modern Europe.

One of the dominant schools of thought in international relations theory, theoretically formalising the Realpolitik statesmanship of early modern Europe.

Niccolò Machiavelli's work The Prince of 1532 was a major stimulus to realist thinking.

While states remain the principal actors, greater attention is given to the forces above and below the states through levels of analysis or structure and agency debate.

Morgenthau in 1963

Hans Morgenthau

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German-American jurist and political scientist.

German-American jurist and political scientist.

Morgenthau in 1963
Morgenthau was a consultant for the Kennedy administration from 1961 to 1963
Morgenthau's dissent against Vietnam policy caused the Johnson administration to dismiss him as an advisor and to assign McGeorge Bundy to publicly oppose him in 1965
Stolperstein for Hans Morgenthau at the Casimirianum Coburg.

He was one of the major twentieth-century figures in the study of international relations.

Keohane in 2017

Robert Keohane

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Keohane in 2017
Keohane in 2015

Robert Owen Keohane (born October 3, 1941) is an American academic working within the fields of International Relations and International Political Economy.

Kenneth Waltz

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Kenneth Neal Waltz (June 8, 1924 – May 12, 2013 ) was an American political scientist who was a member of the faculty at both the University of California, Berkeley and Columbia University and one of the most prominent scholars in the field of international relations.

The United Nations, with its headquarters in New York City, is the largest international diplomatic organization.

Diplomacy

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Diplomacy comprises spoken or written communication by representatives of states (such as leaders and diplomats) intended to influence events in the international system.

Diplomacy comprises spoken or written communication by representatives of states (such as leaders and diplomats) intended to influence events in the international system.

The United Nations, with its headquarters in New York City, is the largest international diplomatic organization.
Ger van Elk, Symmetry of Diplomacy, 1975, Groninger Museum.
The Egyptian–Hittite peace treaty, between the New Kingdom of ancient Egypt and the Hittite Empire of Anatolia
stone tablet fragments
A French ambassador in Ottoman dress, painted by Antoine de Favray, 1766, Pera Museum, Istanbul.
Portraits of Periodical Offering, a 6th-century Chinese painting portraying various emissaries; ambassadors depicted in the painting ranging from those of Hephthalites, Persia to Langkasuka, Baekje(part of the modern Korea), Qiuci, and Wo (Japan).
India's Diplomatic Personnel
Omurtag, ruler of Bulgaria, sends delegation to Byzantine emperor Michael II (Madrid Skylitzes, Biblioteca Nacional de España, Madrid).
French diplomat Charles Maurice de Talleyrand-Périgord is considered one of the most skilled diplomats of all time.
The First Geneva Convention (1864). Geneva (Switzerland) is the city that hosts the highest number of international organizations in the world.
Frontispiece of the Acts of the Congress of Vienna.
Brazilian President Prudente de Morais shakes hands with King Carlos I of Portugal during the re-establishment of diplomatic relations between Brazil and Portugal after talks mediated by Queen Victoria of the United Kingdom, 16 March 1895.
Anton von Werner, Congress of Berlin (1881): Final meeting at the Reich Chancellery on 13 July 1878.
Celebrating the signing of the Camp David Accords: Menachem Begin, Jimmy Carter, Anwar El Sadat
Czech (originally Czechoslovak) Embassy in Berlin.
The ministers of foreign affairs of the United States, the United Kingdom, Russia, Germany, France, China, the European Union and Iran negotiating in Lausanne for a Comprehensive agreement on the Iranian nuclear programme (30 March 2015).
The Diplomatic Academy of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Russian Federation at 53/2 Ostozhenka Street in Moscow.
Winston Churchill (Prime Minister of United Kingdom), Franklin D. Roosevelt (President of the United States) and Joseph Stalin (General Secretary of the Soviet Union) at the Yalta Conference, 1945

International treaties, agreements, alliances, and other manifestations of international relations are usually the result of diplomatic negotiations and processes.

Empires of the world in 1905, with minor mistakes.

Polarity (international relations)

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Empires of the world in 1905, with minor mistakes.

Polarity in international relations is any of the various ways in which power is distributed within the international system.

Member states of the United Nations (UN), as defined by the UN.

Sovereign state

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Political entity represented by one centralized government that has supreme legitimate authority over territory.

Political entity represented by one centralized government that has supreme legitimate authority over territory.

Member states of the United Nations (UN), as defined by the UN.
De facto map of control of the world, May 2019
Member states of the United Nations (UN), as defined by the UN (blue), as well as observer states (green), non-member states (orange), and non-self-governing territories (grey).

International law defines sovereign states as having a permanent population, defined territory (see territorial disputes), one government, and the capacity to enter into relations with other sovereign states.

Neorealism (international relations)

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Neorealism or structural realism is a theory of international relations that emphasizes the role of power politics in international relations, sees competition and conflict as enduring features and sees limited potential for cooperation.

J. K. Paasikivi, the President of Finland, was remembered as a main architect of Finland's foreign policy with the Soviet Union after the Second World War. From left to right: President Paasikivi and Soviet head of state Kliment Voroshilov in Moscow.

Foreign policy

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Its objectives and activities in relation to its interactions with other states, unions, and other political entities, whether bilaterally or through multilateral platforms.

Its objectives and activities in relation to its interactions with other states, unions, and other political entities, whether bilaterally or through multilateral platforms.

J. K. Paasikivi, the President of Finland, was remembered as a main architect of Finland's foreign policy with the Soviet Union after the Second World War. From left to right: President Paasikivi and Soviet head of state Kliment Voroshilov in Moscow.

Although originally intended to describe short term management of a specific concern, these departments now manage all day-to-day and long-term international relations among states.