The problem of ideology

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This article discusses the role of ideology in International Relations. It seeks to rectify potential weaknesses in any ideological analysis using two approaches. Firstly, applying a more thorough and precise definition of ideology. Secondly, identifying the historicity and complexities within an ideology, distinguishing between core and peripheral principles, and their shifting interaction over time.
Original languageEnglish
Number of pages15
JournalForum: University of Edinburgh Postgraduate Journal of Culture and the Arts
Issue number22
Publication statusPublished - 30 May 2016


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