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By Anna Geis, Harald Müller, Niklas Schörnig

Democratic peace concept - the argument that democracies very hardly ever visit warfare with one another - has come lower than assault lately for being too naïve and for neglecting the substantial quantity of wars fought via democracies, specially because the finish of the chilly warfare. This quantity bargains a clean point of view via arguing that an identical norms which are chargeable for the democratic peace should be argued to be chargeable for democratic war-proneness. The authors exhibit that democratic norms, that are frequently understood to reason peaceable behaviour, are seriously contested while facing a non-democratic different. The e-book hence integrates democratic peace and democratic warfare into one constant theoretical standpoint, emphasising the impression of nationwide id. The ebook concludes through arguing that every one democracies have a 'weak spot' the place they might be prepared to have interaction militarily.

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Cambridge University Press Lipson, Charles 2003. Reliable Partners: How Democracies Have Made a Separate Peace. Princeton University Press MacMillan, John 1995. ‘A Kantian Protest against the Peculiar Discourse of Inter-­L iberal State Peace’, Millennium 24 (3): 549–62 2004. ‘Liberalism and the Democratic Peace’, Review of International Studies 30 (2): 179–200 22 Anna Geis and Harald Müller 2005. ), The Iraq War and Democratic Politics.  1–19 March, James G. and Olsen, Johan P. 2004. ‘The Logic of Appropriateness’, ARENA Working Papers No.

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Roles are understood as ‘notions of actors about who they are, what they would like to be with regard to others, and how they therefore should interact in (international) social relationships’ (Harnisch et al. 2011: 1–2), that is, as ‘social positions … that are constituted by ego and alter expectations regarding the purpose of an actor in an organised group’ (Harnisch 2011: 8). A role conception is ‘an actor’s perception of his or her position vis-­à-­v is others (the ego part of a role) and the perception of the role expectations of others (the alter part of a role) as signalled through language and action’ (Harnisch 2011: 8).

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