What is IR ?

IR refers to the collective interactions of the international society, which includes nations, states, inter-governmental organizations like United Nations; non-governmental organizations like UNESCO; multinational corporations like Coca-Cola, and so forth. Actually, IR is a branch of political science and as itself encompasses a wide range of academic fields, like history to environmental studies, and also there are numerous areas of specialization.

The concept of international relations on some level is quite old, given that humans have been originated governments and communicates with each other for thousands of years.Many people agrees that IR truly began to emerge around the 15th century, since people started exploration of the world and interacting with other governments and cultures.

The concept of international relations on some level is quite old, given that humans have been originated governments and communicates with each other for thousands of years. Many people agree that IR truly began to emerge around the 15th century, when people started exploration of the world and interacting with other governments and cultures.Organizations like the East-India Company were one of the first multinational corporations, for example, while representatives a range of European nations met with foreign governments to establish trade agreements and to argue on issues of common interest.

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