The study of foreign policy has been more noteworthy for the quantity than the quality of its intellectual products. Three recent developing trends in this field give some hope that tomorrow will be better. They should provide analytical tools and improved empirical research that will be helpful to the practitioner as well as the student of foreign policy.
Sapin, Burton M.
"The Study of Foreign Policy: A Perspective,"
Naval War College Review: Vol. 22
, Article 12.
Available at: http://digital-commons.usnwc.edu/nwc-review/vol22/iss5/12