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1

2subsets of liberalism concerning IOS?

1- Domestic institutionalism ( bottom to top)
2- Regime theory ( top to bottom, rules and customs affecting states)

2

According to constructivism what shapes i.politics? 3!

1. Ideas
2. Interests
3. Actors

3

Which interaction according to constructivism shapes ideas and interests? 2!

Actors + Structures

4

Why theories are needed?

They define power and who has it for what and who gives it to them etc...

5

Which 3 ontologies of IOs are there? Briefly summarize

1. IOs as actors - 1) recognized by states and 2) have impact and power
2. IOS as Fora (forum) - IOS build the stage for state interaction and have legitimizing effect
3. IOS as resources - power of IOs depend on how they are used by whom for what political purposes!