Loading, please wait...
:

product description page

Revisiting Metaphors in International Relations Theory (Hardcover) (Michael P. Marks)

Revisiting Metaphors in International Relations Theory (Hardcover) (Michael P. Marks) - image 1 of 1

About this item

This book presents an analysis of how metaphors are essential elements in the study of international relations. It acknowledges the fact that theory and practice in international relations often rest on common metaphorical concepts which have implications for the ways people around the world pursue their lives. Because of the increased attention metaphors have received as integral elements in political discourse, there is a need to investigate metaphorical concepts that are not neutral in their implications for understanding international relations. Inasmuch as government policy is shaped by metaphorical concepts that originate in the academic realm, and given that scholarly works are therefore partially involved in inspiring policy, the author subjects a range of metaphors in international relations theory to critical interrogation.
Number of Pages: 235
Genre: Political Science, Language + Art + Disciplines
Format: Hardcover
Publisher: Springer Verlag
Author: Michael P. Marks
Language: English
Street Date: January 26, 2018
TCIN: 53345854
UPC: 9783319712000
Item Number (DPCI): 248-62-9902
If the item details above aren’t accurate or complete, we want to know about it. Report incorrect product info.
$113.38
MSRPReg: $129.00 Save $15.62 (12% off)
Shipping not available
Not in stores

Guest reviews

Prices, promotions, styles and availability may vary by store & online. See our price match guarantee. See how a store is chosen for you.


*See offer details. Restrictions apply. Pricing, promotions and availability may vary by location and at Target.com.