By Michael Cox, G. John Ikenberry, Takashi Inoguchi
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58 Like most of the other forms of realism, structuralism assumes international anarchy and the predominance of state actors. 59 54 Hans Morgenthau, Politics Among Nations (New York, Knopf, 1967), p. 4 . 55 Morgenthau, Politics Among Nations, p. 32 . 56 Niccolo Machiavelli, The Prince, trans. Harvey Mansﬁeld (Chicago: Chicago University Press, 1985), p. 48 . 57 Niccolo Machiavelli, The Discourses, trans. Leslie Walker (Harmondsworth: Penguin, 1970), book 2, ch. 2 . 58 Thomas Hobbes, Leviathan (1651; New York: Penguin, 1980) .
Waltz, Theory of International Politics (Reading, MA: Addison Wesley, 1979), pp. 96–7 . 60 But unlike fundamentalists, structuralists see these features not as variables derived from assumptions about human nature or social organization, but as derivations from the structure itself. 61 Only the rational and power-seeking will survive the competition to dominate and thus teach their rivals. Speciﬁc structural inferences, such as the hypothesized stability of bipolar world,62 the instability of multipolarity, and the weaknesses of transnational restraints are deduced from the model, once one speciﬁes the number and capabilities of the states that compose the system.
Locke says of all men: . . he and the rest of all mankind are one Community, make up one society distinct from all other creatures. 82 He did not mean that states should be abolished, or that national security was no longer a prime duty of statesmanship. Both were necessary and thus human beings acquired special loyalties and duties to their states. He just meant that mankind itself was a community, greater in an important sense than Rome or any other single republic. Our understanding of the whole of mankind was what allowed us to understand our rights and thereby gave to us all a set of duties.
American Democracy Promotion: Impulses, Strategies, and Impacts by Michael Cox, G. John Ikenberry, Takashi Inoguchi