International practices

  title={International practices},
  author={Emanuel Adler and Vincent Pouliot},
  journal={International Theory},
  pages={1 - 36}
In this article, we approach world politics through the lens of its manifold practices, which we define as competent performances. Studying International Relations (IR) from the perspective of international practices promises three key advances. First, by focusing on practices in IR, we can understand both IR theory and international politics better or differently. World politics can be conceived as structured by practices, which give meaning to international action, make possible strategic… 

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