The point has been discussed with reference to two paradigms of international relations theories namely realism and liberalism. These different perspectives which use different methods and assumptions can be helpful in studying and predicting the actions and interactions of the actors they concentrate on and include, realism, liberalism and feminism.
In general, it is not idealism, but the need of states which tend them to cooperate with other states in the context of IGOs. Internet Encyclopedia of Philosophy.
There is a general distrust of long-term cooperation or alliance Mearsheimer, For the same reason EU states are counting on France and Germany for paving a way-out to the current economic crisis The Economist, 20 August Thus, Saudi Arabia unexpectedly withdrew its embassy from Syria following the US call for ousting the Syrian autocratic regime Telegraph, 11 August No single approach however succeeds in taking into consideration all factors and outcomes in world politics and each of them has distinct benefits as well as certain limitations.
There are many kinds of NGOs such as transnational, government organized, government-regulated and initiated, business and industry, donor-organized, donor-dominated, people's organizations, operational, advocacy, transnational social movements, quasi, and anti-governmental NGOs.
Related posts:. For almost four hundred years, the territorial state has been the primary player in world politics. After the Second World War, many international organizations were created, as the levels of economic, political, social and cultural transactions among individuals, societies and states continue to grow, international organizations at the same time have increasing their numbers and influences in IR.
The most discussed issues in current world politics are all between nation states or within a sovereign state. There are hundreds of IGOs in today's world which are significant in their respective fields.