International Relations Are Acoustic. Let’s Listen!

Introduction Frédéric Ramel Sciences Po, Paris doi: 10.18278/aia.3.2.1 “Liberals are musicians, Realists are jocks” (Walt 2011). By setting up a link between one of the main general theories in international relations and art, Walt provides a very common interpretation of music as harmony. Any musical performance relies on cooperation between musicians and their sounds. So…