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(2010). Political Realism, Freud, and Human Nature in International Relations. New York: Palgrave.

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Abstract

This book provides an important reappraisal of the concept of human nature in contemporary realist international-political theory. Developing a Freudian philosophical anthropology for political realism, he argues for the careful resurrection of the concept of human nature in the wider study of international relations.