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This list relates to the 2015-16 which ended on 31/07/2016
  1. Basic Reading 2 items
  2. Additional Reading 13 items
    1. The Zen of international relations: IR theory from East to West - Stephen Chan, Peter G. Mandaville, Roland Bleiker 2001

      Book 

    2. Orientalism - Edward W. Said 2003

      Book 

  3. Week 2 8 items
    Tutorial Questions: Is IR theory Eurocentric? How is the non-West theorised in mainstream IR? Can the ‘one/many’ problem be resolved?
    1. Required Reading 4 items
      1. The expansion of international society - Hedley Bull, Adam Watson 1984

        Book 

    2. Further Reading 4 items
  4. Week 3 5 items
    Tutorial Questions: What is the nexus between colonialism and sovereignty? Can Westphalian frames of capture account for the colonial legacy? How did colonialism shape the non-Western state?
    1. Required Reading 2 items
    2. Further Reading 3 items
      1. The Westphalian Deferral - David L. Blaney, Naeem Inayatullah 09/2000

        Article 

  5. Week 4 2 items
    Tutorial Questions: What is ‘Third World’ identity? How did the nonaligned movement emerge?
    1. Required Reading 2 items
  6. Week 5 2 items
    Tutorial Questions: What explains the demise of the Third World?
    1. Required Reading 2 items
      1. Third World Protest - Rahul Rao 14/07/2010

        Book  Chapter 1

  7. Week 6 2 items
    Tutorial Questions: Is inequality natural? What is the new global inequality? Can inequality be eliminated?
    1. Required Reading 2 items
  8. Week 7 8 items
    Tutorial Questions: That is the genealogy of ‘Subaltern Studies’? How is hegemony produced? Can Europe be ‘provincialized’?
    1. Required Reading 2 items
    2. Further Reading 6 items
  9. Week 8 3 items
    Tutorial Questions: What is colonial modernity? How does decolonial thought relate to postcolonialism? Is the Latin American experience distinctive?
    1. Required Reading 1 item
    2. Further Reading 2 items
  10. Week 9 9 items
    Tutorial Questions: Is feminism racialized? What is relation between liberalism and feminism? How is liberal feminism linked to Western power?
    1. Required Reading 3 items
    2. Further Reading 6 items
      1. Rethinking Gender from the South - Raewyn Connell 2014

        Article 

      2. Can the Subaltern Speak? - Gayatri Chakrabarty Spivak

        Chapter 

  11. Week 10 2 items
    Tutorial Questions: What is post-Western IR (PWIR)? Does PWIR offer an alternative ontology? Can PWIR transcend the constrictions of mainstream IR?
    1. Required Reading 2 items
  12. Week 11 4 items
    Tutorial Questions: Where is the ‘West’? Is it useful to speak in terms of West/Non-West dualisms? How ‘worlding’ IR possible?
    1. Required Reading 2 items
    2. Further Reading 2 items
      1. The Temporalizing of Difference - Christine Helliwell, Barry Hindess

        Article 

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