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History of International Relations

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Kod przedmiotu: IRB1SE08
Kod Erasmus / ISCED: (brak danych) / (brak danych)
Nazwa przedmiotu: History of International Relations
Jednostka: Akademia Finansów i Biznesu Vistula
Punkty ECTS i inne: 5.00 Podstawowe informacje o zasadach przyporządkowania punktów ECTS:
  • roczny wymiar godzinowy nakładu pracy studenta konieczny do osiągnięcia zakładanych efektów uczenia się dla danego etapu studiów wynosi 1500-1800 h, co odpowiada 60 ECTS;
  • tygodniowy wymiar godzinowy nakładu pracy studenta wynosi 45 h;
  • 1 punkt ECTS odpowiada 25-30 godzinom pracy studenta potrzebnej do osiągnięcia zakładanych efektów uczenia się;
  • tygodniowy nakład pracy studenta konieczny do osiągnięcia zakładanych efektów uczenia się pozwala uzyskać 1,5 ECTS;
  • nakład pracy potrzebny do zaliczenia przedmiotu, któremu przypisano 3 ECTS, stanowi 10% semestralnego obciążenia studenta.
Język prowadzenia: angielski
Skrócony opis:

To acquaint students with the subject of the history of international relations in 19th and first half of the 20th century, broad their knowledge and develop and improve their critical and analytical skills within the discipline of international relations through the critical analysis of historical processes.

Pełny opis:

To acquaint students with the subject of the history of international relations in 19th and first half of the 20th century, broad their knowledge and develop and improve their critical and analytical skills within the discipline of international relations through the critical analysis of historical processes.


1. Best Anthony and others, International History of the Twentieth Century and Beyond, Routledge 2008.

2. Black Jeremy, A History of Diplomacy, Reaktion Books 2010

3. Dailey Andy, Williamson David, Access to History for the IB Diploma: Peacemaking, peacekeeping - international relations 1918-36, Hodder Education 2012 (chosen fragments will be delivered by the lecturer)

4. Kennedy Paul, Rise and Fall of the Great Powers, (multiple editions)

5. Kissinger Henry, Diplomacy, (multiple editions)

6. Kissinger Henry, World Order: Reflections on the Character of Nations and the Course of History, Penguin Press 2014.

7. Lynch Michael, Access to History for the IB Diploma: Origins and development of authoritarian and single-party states, Hodder Education 2013 (chosen fragments will be delivered by the lecturer)

8. Williamson David, Access to History: War and Peace: International Relations 1878-1941, Hodder Education 2009 (chosen fragments will be delivered by the lecturer).

The list of supplementary readings will be delivered one week before each lecture. These readings are not obligatory, however, they will make it easier to understand the lecture. A lot of information delivered during the lecture can be found only in those books and not in the textbooks. One week before the lecture the lecturer will deliver students fragments of books that cannot be found in Vistula University Library or Warsaw University Library.

1. Alexander Martin S., Philpott William J., Anglo-French Defence Relations Between the Wars, 2003.

2. Arendt Hannah, The Origins of Totalitarianism, Harcourt, Brace, Jovanovich 1973

3. Barr James, A Line in the Sand: Britain, France and the Struggle for Mastery of the Middle East, Simon and Schuster 2012.

4. Bethell Leslie (ed.), The Cambridge History of Latin America, Volume 3: from Independence to c.1870, Cambridge University Press 1985.

5. Bosworth R. J. B., Mussolini, Bloomsbury USA 2002

6. Bothwell Robert, A History of Canada Since 1867, Michigan State University Press 1996.

7. Boyko John, Blood and Dearing: How Canada Fought the American Civil War and Forged a Nation, Knopf 2013.

8. Buel Richard, America on the Brink: How the Political Struggle Over the War of 1812 Almost Destroyed the Young Republic, Macmillan 2005

9. Bullock Alan, Hitler and Stalin: Parallel Lives, Fontana Press 1998.

10. Burkman Thomas W., Japan and the League of Nations: Empire and World Order, 1914-1938, University of Hawaii Press 2007

11. Carr Edward Hallet, International Relations Between the Two World Wars 1919-1939, MacMillan 1947.

12. Castlereagh [Stewart Robert], Correspondance, dispatches and other papers Viscount Castlereagh, second Marquess of Londonderry, London: William Shrobel 182-1853, vol. 9-10

13. Chasteen George, Americanos: Latin America s Struggle for Independence, 2008

14. Clark Christopher, The Sleepwalkers: How Europe Went to War in 1914, Harper 2013.

15. Clark Martin, The Italian Risorgimento, Pearson 2009.

16. Cooper Frederick, Colonialism in question : theory, knowledge, history, University of California Press 2005.

17. Davies Norman, Europe: A History

18. Deist Wilhelm, Mombauer Anika (eds.), The Kaiser: New Research on Wilhelm II s Role in Imperial Germany, Cambridge University Press 2004.

19. Elliot J.H., Empires of the Atlantic World: Britain and Spain in America 1492-1830, Yale University Press 2006.

20. Emerson Donald E., Metternich and the Political Police: Security and Subversion in the Hapsburg Monarchy (1815-1830), Springer Netherlands 1968

21. Feuchtwanger Edgar, Bismarck, Routledge 2002.

22. Ford Lacy K. (ed.) A Companion to the Civil War and Reconstruction, Wiley-Blackwell 2005.

23. Francois Pieter, Little Britain on the Continent : British Perceptions of Belgium, 1830-1870, Edizioni Plus - Pisa University Press 2010.

24. Gregor James A., Marxism, Fascism, and Totalitarianism: Chapters in the Intellectual History of Radicalism, Stanford University Press 2008.

25. Holloway Thomas (ed.), A Companion to Latin American History, Wiley-Blackwell 2008

26. Howard-Ellis Charles, The Origins, Structure & Working of the League of Nations, 2003

27. Howard-Ellis Charles, The Origins, Structure & Working of the League of Nations, 2003

28. Johnson Gaynor (ed.), Locarno Revisited: European Diplomacy 1920-1929, Routledge 2004

29. Joll James, Martel Gordon, The Origins of the First World War (multiple publications)

30. Ken O. N., Collective security or isolation?: Soviet foreign policy and Poland, 1930-1935, Evropeiskyi Dom 1996

31. Kettle Michael, Churchill and the Archangel Fiasco (Russia and the Allies, 1917-1920), Routledge 1992

32. King David, Vienna 1814: How the Conquerors of Napoleon Made Love, War, and Peace at the Congress of Vienna, Harmony Books 2008

33. Kitching Caroly, Britain and the Problem of International Disarmament: 1919-1934, Routledge 1999

34. Knight Patricia, Mussolini and Fascism, Routledge 2003.

35. Liebmann George W., Diplomacy Between the Wars. Five Diplomats and the Shaping of the Modern World, I.B. Tauris 2008

36. Lynch John, Simon Bolivar: A life, Yale University Press 2007.

37. Mack Smith Denis, Cavour and Garibaldi 1860: A study in Political Conflict, Cambridge Paperback Library 1985.

38. Macmillam Margaret, The War that Ended Peace: How Europe Abandoned Peace for the First World War, Profile Books 2014

39. MacMillan Margaret, Paris 1919: Six Months that Changed the World, Random House 2001 (also as Peacemakers: The Paris Peace Conference of 1919 and Its Attempt to End the War)

40. Martel Gordon (ed.), The Origins of the Second World War Revisited: A. J. P. Taylor and the Historians, Routledge 1999.

41. Massie Robert K., Dreadnought: Britain, Germany and the Coming of the Great War, Ballantine Books 1992.

42. McIntre C.T., England Against the Papacy 1858-1861: Tories, Liberals and the Overthrow of Papal Temporal Power during the Italian Risorgimento, Cambridge University Press 1983.

43. McMeekin Sean, Russian Origins of the First World War, Belknap Press 2011.

44. McMeekin Sean, The Berlin-Baghdad Express: The Ottoman Empire and Germany s Bid for World Power, Belknap Press of Harvard University Press 2010.

45. Nicolson Harold, The Congress of Vienna A Study in Allied Unity 1812-1822, The Viking Press 1964

46. Pealbeam Pamela, The French Revolution of 1830, Palgrave Macmillan 1991

47. Presseisen Ernst L., Germany and Japan: A Study in Totalitarian Diplomacy 1933-1941, Springer Netherlands 1958

48. Riga Liliana, The Bolsheviks and the Russian Empire, Cambridge University Press 2012

49. Rohl John, The Kaiser and His Court: Wilhelm II and the Government of Germany, 1995

50. Rohl John, Wilhelm II: Into the Abyss of War and Exile, 1900-1941, Cambridge University Press 2014

51. Rothermond Diet, The Global Impact of the Great Depression, Routledge 1996

52. Rowe Michael, From Reich to State: The Rhineland in the Revolutionary Age 1780-1830, Cambridge University Press 2003

53. Said Edward, Culture and Imperialism, 1994

54. Schild Georg M., Between Ideology and Realpolitik: Woodrow Wilson and the Russian Revolution, 1917-1921, Praeger 1995

55. Schuster Richard J., German disarmament after World War I : the diplomacy of international arms inspection, 1920-1931, Routledge 2006

56. Service Robert, Spies and Commissars: Bolshevik Russia and the West, Macmillan 2011

57. Sexton Jay, Debtor Diplomacy: Finance and American Foreign Relations in the Civil War Era 1837-1873, Oxford University Press 2005

58. Smith Joseph, The United States and Latin America A History of American Diplomacy, 1776-2000, 2005

59. Snyder Timothy, Bloodlands: Europe Between Hitler and Stalin, Basic Books 2010.

60. Sperber Jonathan, The European Revolutions,1848-1851, Cambridge University Press 2005

61. Stachura Peter D., Poland, 1918-1945 : an interpretive and documentary history of the Second Republic, London and New York: Routledge 2004

62. Steinberg Jonathan, Bismarck: A Life, Oxford University Press 2011.

63. Stern Fritz, Gold and Iron: Bismarck, Bleichroder, and the Building of the German Empire, Vintage 1979.

64. Stevenson David, 1914-1918: The History of the First World War, Penguin Books 2005

65. Stevenson David, The First World War and International Politics, Oxford University Press 1988.

66. Stevenson David, The Outbreak of The First World War: 1914 in Perspective, St Martin s Press 1997

67. Taylor A. J. P., The Origins of the Second World War (multiple editions)

68. Taylor A.J.P., The Struggle for Mastery in Europe 1848-1918, Oxford University Press 1955.

69. Tindall George Brown, Shi David Emory, America: A narrative, W.M. Nrton & Company 2012.

70. Tuchman Barbara W., The Guns of August (multiple editions)

71. Vick Brian E., The Congress of Vienna: The Power and Politics after Napoleon, Harvard University Press 2014

72. Wandycz Piotr Stefan, The Twilight of French Eastern Alliances, 1926-1936: French-Czechoslovak-Polish Relations from Locarno to the Remilitarization of the Rhineland, Princeton University Press 1988.

73. Wetzel David, A Duel of the Nations: Germany, France and the Diplomacy of the War of 1870-1871, University of Wisconsin Press 2012.

74. Yearwood Peter J, Guarantee of Peace: The League of Nations in British Policy 1914-1925, Oxford University Press 2009

Metody i kryteria oceniania:

Marked 3: At least 50% from final test. Test will cover basic information from lecture and textbooks.

Marked higher than 3: At least 50% from the final test covering basic information from lecture and the textbooks, and grade from the oral exam (discussion over book chosen by student and accepted by lecturer book must concern the subject of the lecture list of books will be delivered). The grade from the book will be based on student s abilities in logical thinking and argumentation, his insight in the book subject and his ability to connect its subject with knowledge gathered during the lecture.

Specific list of subjects required for the test will be delivered to the students at first lecture.

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Okres: 2016-10-01 - 2017-02-15
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