Introduction 1. Why a World State is Inevitable 2. Vaughn Shannon's Critique of Wendt 3. Agency, Teleology and the World State 4. Social Theory as Cartesian Science: An Auto-Critique from a Quantum Perspective 5. Governmentality and the UFO 6. Conclusion
VerlagTaylor and Francis
Alexander Wendt has been one of the most consistently brilliant and innovative thinkers in international relations. This book builds on his body of work to develop a radical critique of many of the key assumptions underpinning the discipline.