Their result for The International Relations Theory Test ...

Everyone else

50% Positivism, 0% Realism, 0% Liberalism, 50% Constructivism and 67% Marxism!

For some reason, I could not place you.  Perhaps you belong to the English School, which is a synthesis of sorts of realism, liberalism, and constructivism, with its emphasis on international community rather than on just states or any kind of overarching institutions.  Or perhaps my test is still in need of tweaking.

Their Analysis (Vertical line = Average)

  • Positivism Distribution

    They scored 50% on Positivism, higher than 53% of your peers.

  • Realism Distribution

    They scored 0% on Realism, higher than 20% of your peers.

  • Liberalism Distribution

    They scored 0% on Liberalism, higher than 15% of your peers.

  • Constructivism Distribution

    They scored 50% on Constructivism, higher than 77% of your peers.

  • Marxism Distribution

    They scored 67% on Marxism, higher than 97% of your peers.

All possible test results

Marxism

You prefer to focus on the plight of the poor against the rich.  Whether you call it dependency theory or straight up Marxism, your line of thought has a long pedigree in some strands of the social s... Read more

Constructivist

You mostly ignore the states entirely, and instead focus on the rules they follow.  In America, you are still mostly ignored, except for you, Alexander Wendt. Read more

Liberal

Even if you are an American, it doesn't necessarily mean you are a Democrat.  An IR liberal believes that cooperation can exist and that international institutions tend to be the best place to solve ... Read more

Realist

You obviously believe that states are the most important actors, and that conflict is just a natural part of international life.  The world is a tragedy.  You are in good company; until 30 years ago... Read more

Everyone else

For some reason, I could not place you.  Perhaps you belong to the English School, which is a synthesis of sorts of realism, liberalism, and constructivism, with its emphasis on international communi... Read more

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