1 Robert Jackson & Georg Sorensen, Introduction to International Relations: Theories and Approaches, (Oxford: Oxford University Press, Third Edition 2013)

2 Scott Burchill, dkk., Theories of International Relations, (New York: Palgarve Macmillan, Third Edition 2005).

3 Paul R. Viotti & Mark V. Kauppi, International Relations Theory, (Longman: Pearson Education, Inc, 2012).

4 Christian Reus-Smith & Duncan Snidal, The Oxford Handbook of International Relations, (Oxford University Press, 2008).

5 Walter Carlsnaes, Thomas Risse & Beth A Simmons, Handbook of International Relations, (SAGE Publications Ltd, 2013).

6 John Baylis & Steve Smith, The Globalization of World Politics: An Introduction to International Relations, (Oxford: Oxford University Press, Second Edition 2001).

7 Richard W. Mansbach & Kirsten L. Taylor, Introduction to Global Politics, (London & New York: Routledge, Second Edition 2012).

8 Jill Steans, Lloyd Pettiford, Thomas Diez & Imad El-Anis, An Introduction to International Relations: Theory Perspectives and Themes, (Third edition -Pearson Education Limited 2010).

9 Jenny Edkins & Maja Zehfuss (eds.), Global Politics: A New Introduction, (London & New York: Routledge, Second Edition 2008).

10 James E. Dougherty & Robert L. Pfaltzgraff, Contending Theories of International Relations, (Lippincott, 1971).

11 Jurg Martin Gabriel, Worldviews and Theories of International Relations, (Palgrave Macmillan, 1994).


Thucydides-The Peloponnesian War, (Books iRead).

Kautilya, The Arthashastra [est. 300 BCE – 150 AD]- Penguin Books India (1992)

Nicholo Machiavelli, The Prince (1515)

Thomas Hobbes, Leviathan, (London: St. Pauls Church-yard, 1651)

Edward Hallet Carr, The Twenty Years Crisis, 1919-1939: An Introduction to the Study of International Relations, (London: The McMillan Press, 1946).

Hans J. Morgenthau, Scientific Man Versus Power Politics, (London: Latimer House Limited, 1947)

Hans J. Morgenthau, Politics Among Nations: The Struggle for Power and Peace,  (A. A. Knopf, 1948)

Kenneth N. Waltz, Man, the State and War: A Theoretical Analysis, (New York: Columbia University Press, third edition 2001).

Kenneth N. Waltz, Theory of International Politics, (Addison-Wesley series in political science-Longman Higher Education, 1979)

John J. Mearsheimer, The Tragedy of Great Power Politics, (W. W. Norton & Company, 2001).

Jack Donelly, Realism and International Relations, (Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 20014).


Liberalism/Democratic Peace

Immanuel Kant, Perpetual Peace: A Philosophical Sketch (1795)

Francis Fukuyama, The End of History and The Last Man, (New York: The Free Press, 1992).

Bruce M. Russett, Grasping the Democratic Peace, (Princeton University Press, 1993).

Michael W. Doyle, Liberal Peace: Selected Essays, (London & New York: Routledge: 2012).

Edwin van de Haar, Classical Liberalism and International Relations Theory: Hume, Smith, Mises, and Hayek, (Palgrave Macmillan US, 2009).

Rebekka Friedman dkk (eds.), After Liberalism: The Future of Liberalism in International Relations, (Palgrave Macmiillan, 2013).


1 Nicholas Onuf , World of Our Making: Rules and Rule in Social Theory and International Relations, (University of South Carolina, 1989).

2 Alexander Wendt, Social Theory of International Politics, (Cambridge University Press, 1999).

3 John Gerard Ruggie, Constructing the World Polity: Essays on International Institutionalisation, (London & New York: Routledge, 1998).

4 Maja Zehfuss, Constructivism in International Relations: The Politics of Reality, (Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2004).

5 Vendulka Kubalkova, Nicholas Onuf, and Paul Kowert (eds.), International Relations in a Constructed World, (London & New York: Routledge, 1998).

Critical Theory

1 Nicholas Rengger & Ben Thirkell-White (eds.), Critical International Relations Theory after 25 Years, (Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2007).

2 Steven C. Roach, Critical Theory and International Relations: A Reader, (New York & London: Routledge, 2008).

3.Richard Wyn Jones (ed.), Critical Theory and World Politics, (London: Lynne Rienner Publishers, Inc, 2001).

4 Jenny Edkins & Nick Vaughan-Williams, Critical Theorists and International Relations, (London & New York: Routledge, 2009).


International Society/English School

1 Martin Wight, International Theory: The Three Traditions, (Leicester University Press for the Royal Institute of International Affairs, 1996).

2 Hedley Bull, The Anarchical Society: a Study of Order in World Politics, (New York: Palgrave, Third Edition 2002).

3 Tim Dunne, Inventing International Society: A History of the English School, (London: McMillan Press, 1998).

4 Barry Buzan, An Introduction to the English School of International Relations, (The Societal Approach Polity 2014).

5  Andrew Linklater & Hidemi Suganami, The English School of International_Relations: A Contemporary Reassessment (Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2006).

6 Cornelia Navari (ed.), Theorising International Society: English School Methods, (Palgrave Macmillan 2009).



1 James Der Derian & Michael J. Shapiro, International/Intertextual Relations: Postmodern Readings of World Politics, (Lexington Books, 1989).

2 R. B. J. Walker, Inside/Outside: International Relations as Political Theory, (Cambridge University Press 1992).

3 Cyntia Weber, Simulating Sovereignty: Intervention the State and Symbolic Exchange, (Cambridge University Press, 1995).

4 David Campbell, Writing Security: United States Foreign Policy and the Politics of Identity, (Minneapolis & London: University of Minessota Press, 1992).

5 David Campbell, National Deconstruction: Violence, Identity, and Justice in Bosnia, (Minneapolis & London: University of Minessota Press, 1998).

6 Michael Dillon, Deconstructing International Politics, (Routledge, 2013).

7 Dirk Nabers, A Poststructuralist Discourse Theory of Global Politics, (Palgrave Macmillan US 2015).

8 Jens Bartelson, A Genealogy of Sovereignty, (Cambridge University Press 1995).


1 Geeta Chowdhry & Sheila Nair, Power Postcolonialism and International Relations: Reading Race, Gender, and Class, (London & New York: Routledge, 2002).


1 J. Ann. Tickner, Gendering World Politics, (Columbia University Press, 2001)

2 Cynthia Enloe, Bananas, Beaches and Bases: Making Feminist Sense of International Politics, (University of California Press, 2014).

3 Christine Sylvester, Feminist International Relations: An Unfinished Journey, (Cambridge University Press, 2004).

4 Jane L. Parpart & Marysia Zalewski (eds.), Rethinking the Man Question: Sex, Gender and Violence in International Relations, (Zed Books, 2008).

5 Brooke A. Ackerly, Maria Stern, & Jacqui True (eds.), Feminist Methodologies for International Relations, (Cambridge University Press, 2006).

6 Laura Sjoberg, Gender and International Security: Feminist Perspectives, (Routledge, 2009).

7 Laura J. Shepherd, Gender Matters in Global Politics A Feminist Introduction to International Relations, (Routledge 2010).

Environmental Politics/Green Theory

1 Matthew Paterson, Global Warming and Global Politics, (Routledge, 1996)

2 Matthew Paterson, Understanding Global Environmental Politics: Domination, Accumulation, Resistance, (Palgrave McMillan, 2000).

3 Andrew Dobson & Robyn Eckersley (eds.), Political Theory and the Ecological Challenge, (Cambridge University Press, 2006)

4 Robyn Eckersley, The Green State: Rethinking Democracy and Sovereignty, (London: The MIT Press, 2004)

5 John Barry & Robyn Eckersley, The State and the Global Ecological Crisis, (London: The MIT Press, 2005)

Historical Sociology

1 Stephen Hobden, International Relations and Historical_Sociology: Breaking Down Boundries, (London & New York: Routledge, 1998).

2 Stephen Hobden & John M. Hobson, Historical Sociology of International Relations, (Cambridge University Press, 2001).

3 John M. Hobson, The State and International Relations, (Cambridge University Press, 2000).

Critical Realism

1 Heikki Patomaki, After International Relations Critical Realism and the ReConstruction of World Politics, ((London & New York: Routledge, 2002).

2 Jonathan Joseph & Colin Wight (eds.), Scientific Realism and International Relations, (Palgrave Macmillan UK 2010).

Islam and International Relations

1 Nassef Manabilang Adiong, International Relations and Islam: Diverse Perspectives, (Cambridge Scholars Publishing, 2013).

2 Deina Abdelkader, Nassef Manabilang Adiong, & Raffaele Mauriello (eds.), Islam and International Relations: Contributions to Theory and Practice, (Palgrave Macmillan UK, 2016).

3 Amr G.E. Sabet, Islam and the Political Theory: Governance and International Relations, (London: Pluto Press, 2008).

4 Kai Hafez, Mary Ann Kenny, Mary Ann Kenny, Mohammed Arkoun, Udo Steinbach, The Islamic World and the West: An Introduction to Political Cultures and International Relations, (Leiden. Boston. Koln: Brill, 2000).

Europrean Integration

1 Ernst B. Haas, David Mitrany, dkk, Limits and Problems of Europrean Intergration, (STICHTING GROTIUS SEMINARIUM, 1961).

2 Antje Wiener & Thomas Diez, European Integration Theory, (Oxford University Press, USA 2009).

3 Thomas Christiansen, Rethinking European Union Foreign Policy, (Manchester University Press 2004).

4 Thomas Christiansen & Torbjorn Larsson (eds.),The Role of Committees in the Policy-Process of the European Union: Legislation, Implementation and Deliberation (Edward Elgar Publishing Limited 2007).

5 Thomas Christiansen & Pierpaolo Settembri, The Institutions of the Enlarged European Union: Change and Continuity, (Edward Elgar Publishing 2008).

6 Knud Erik Jørgensen, International Relations in Europe Traditions, (London & New York: Routledge, 2006).

7 Roger Scully & Richard Wyn Jones (eds.), Europe, Regions and European Regionalism, (Palgrave Macmillan UK 2010).

International Political Economny

1 Jeffry A. Frieden & David A. Lake, International Political Economy: Perspectives on Global Power and Wealth, (Routledge 1999).

2 Ronen Palan (ed.), Global Political Economy: Contemporary Theories, (London & New York: Routledge, 2000).

3 Robert W. Cox (ed.), Political Economy of a Plural World: Critical Reflections on Power, Morals and Civilizations, (London & New York: Routledge, 2002).

4 Robert Gilpin, The Political Economy of International Relations, (Princeton University Press 1987)

Human Rights

1 R. J. Vincent, Human Rights and International Relations, (Cambridge University Press, 2001).

2 Jack Donnelly, Universal Human Rights in Theory and Practice, (Cornell University Press, 2013).

Indonesian Foreign Policy


2 Rizal Sukma, Islam in Indonesian Foreign Policy: Domestic Weakness and Dilemma of Dual Identity (London & New York: Routledge, 2003).

3 Franklin B. Weinstein, Indonesian Foreign Policy and the Dilemma of Dependence: From Sukarno to Soeharto, (Equinox Publishing 2007)