Schools of international affairs in the United States: a historical sketch

  title={Schools of international affairs in the United States: a historical sketch},
  author={Ido Oren},
  journal={Cambridge Review of International Affairs},
  • I. Oren
  • Published 14 December 2020
  • Education
  • Cambridge Review of International Affairs
Although disciplines are but one element of the institutional matrix of higher education, historians of International Relations (IR) rarely explore the field beyond its disciplinary context. To red... 
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