chapter  1
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A Conceptual Framework and Principles of Inquiry

ByThanh Duong

Before this work may commence, there are several inherent issues and problems in the International Relations' tradition which need brief clarification. Firstly, the interactions and tensions between theory and practice. For instance, in what order should these two concepts come; should practice determine theory, or does theory determine practice, or are they both completely separate from each other, and/or should they both be in a condominium of importance?