Realism

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  • Realism
    • Believes that humans are self seeking
    • Power politics is produced by a combination of egoism and anarchy
    • Agrees with the BILLIARD BALL MODEL
    • State behaviour is not guided by morality, but SELF INTEREST
    • Hobbes-states that people are driven by power.
    • State centrism is where states are the key actor on global stage.
    • Implications of international anarchy
    • Conflict and open violence can be contained by the balance of power.
    • Believes military power is a means of survival.

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