The Scope of International Relations

  title={The Scope of International Relations},
  author={Frederick Sherwood Dunn},
  journal={World Politics},
  pages={142 - 146}
  • F. Dunn
  • Published 1 October 1948
  • Art
  • World Politics
Four able and penetrating writers have recently given us their considered views on the nature and scope of international relations as a branch of higher learning.* While each of them starts from a somewhat different intellectual viewpoint, they display a striking similarity of conception of the general place of international relations (hereafter referred to as IR) in the spectrum of human knowledge. I propose here, not to subject these writings to critical scrutiny, but to use them as a… 

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