Go to search · Go to content ·
Logo ISN
 
Logo ETH Zürich
The International Relations and Security Network / Dedicated Service since 1994
  1. Creative Commons - Attribution 2.0 Generic Creative Commons - Attribution 2.0 Generic

    Special Feature

    Realism 2014

    Does realist theory still provide an effective way to interpret international relations, or is its value as an ‘analytical filter’ on the wane? Today, Hartmut Behr, Xander Kirke and Cornelia Beyer offer their perspectives on the relevance and validity of modern realist thought. More

  2. Creative Commons - Attribution-Noncommercial-No Derivative Works 2.0 Generic Creative Commons - Attribution-Noncommercial-No Derivative Works 2.0 Generic

    Special Feature

    Maritime Piracy: International Solutions

    While pirate attacks off the coast of Somalia have declined, the same can hardly be said of the Gulf of Guinea and Straits of Malacca. In today’s feature, we look at why international attempts to tackle the causes and effects of maritime piracy have worked in some areas and not in others. More

  3. Creative Commons - Attribution 2.0 Generic Creative Commons - Attribution 2.0 Generic

    ISN Blog Post

    The United Nations Turns to Stabilization

    Why is the United Nations increasingly interested in stabilization operations? Robert Muggah’s multi-part answer includes the organization’s growing preoccupation with ‘exit’ or ‘consolidation’ strategies, particularly when dealing with prolonged peace support operations. More

  4. Creative Commons - Attribution 2.0 Generic Creative Commons - Attribution 2.0 Generic

    Publication

    American Grand Strategy and the Future of US Landpower

    General Ray Odierno and others believe that a unified network of land powers might soon become an important source of US security. In today’s publication, they consider what roles and missions the US Army might perform in such a scheme and how it would fulfill them. More

  5. Creative Commons - Attribution-Noncommercial-No Derivative Works 2.0 Generic Creative Commons - Attribution-Noncommercial-No Derivative Works 2.0 Generic

Search within the section
Help?

Featured Video

Duration: 44:37
Video by: European Space Policy Institute (ESPI)
Image License: CC | BY

Videos

How International Relations Theory is reflected into Space

In this video, Stanford University's Steven Krasner uses two international relations theories -- realism and liberalism -- to 1) shed light on the relationships that have existed between space nations, and 2) predict future developments in space governance. More on «How International Relations Theory is reflected into Space»

Chess
Creative Commons - Attribution-Noncommercial-No Derivative Works 2.0 Generic Creative Commons - Attribution-Noncommercial-No Derivative Works 2.0 Generic

22 Dec 2014 Special Feature

Realism 2014

Does realist theory still provide an effective way to interpret international relations, or is its value as an ‘analytical filter’ on the wane? Today, Hartmut Behr, Xander Kirke and Cornelia Beyer offer their perspectives on the relevance and validity of modern realist thought. More on «Realism 2014»


Counter-Piracy Operation
Creative Commons - Attribution-Share Alike 2.0 Generic Creative Commons - Attribution-Share Alike 2.0 Generic

22 Dec 2014 Special Feature

Maritime Piracy: International Solutions

While pirate attacks off the coast of Somalia have declined, the same can hardly be said of the Gulf of Guinea and Straits of Malacca. In today’s feature, we look at why international attempts to tackle the causes and effects of maritime piracy have worked in some areas and not in others. More on «Maritime Piracy: International Solutions»


$object1.getPropertyValue("IIMAGE_IMAGEALT")
Creative Commons - Attribution 2.0 Generic Creative Commons - Attribution 2.0 Generic

22 Dec 2014ISN Blog

The United Nations Turns to Stabilization

Why is the United Nations increasingly interested in stabilization operations? Robert Muggah’s multi-part answer includes the organization’s growing preoccupation with ‘exit’ or ‘consolidation’ strategies, particularly when dealing with prolonged peace support operations. More on «The United Nations Turns to Stabilization»


Army National Guard Best Warrior Competition
Creative Commons - Attribution 2.0 Generic Creative Commons - Attribution 2.0 Generic

Dec 2014 Publications

American Grand Strategy and the Future of US Landpower

General Ray Odierno and others believe that a unified network of land powers might soon become an important source of US security. In today’s publication, they consider what roles and missions the US Army might perform in such a scheme and how it would fulfill them. More on «American Grand Strategy and the Future of US Landpower»


Logo Integrated Regional Information Networks (IRIN)

Partners

Integrated Regional Information Networks (IRIN)

The Integrated Regional Information Networks (IRIN) is humanitarian news and analysis service covering the parts of the world often under-reported, misunderstood or ignored. More on «Integrated Regional Information Networks (IRIN)»