- Baylis, John, and Steve Smith and Patricia Owens , (2020) (eds.) The Globalization of World Politics: An Introduction to International Relations (8th edition) (Oxford: Oxford University Press).
- Dunne, Tim and Milja Kurki, and Steve Smith (2016), (eds.) International Relations Theories: Discipline and Diversity, 4hth edition (Oxford: OUP)
- Roselle, Laura and Sharon Spray (2011) Research and Writing in International Relations (latest edition) London: Pearson.
Additional material in the form of journal articles and other literature may be added to the reading list, c. 200-400 pages.