Important: liberalism in ir has a different meaning that use of the word in day to day language: liberalism as the dominant ideology of our time. Wealth: how much you can produce and how much you can consume: kant: the perpetual peace democracy, world federation and increased cross-border interaction (trade), wilson: the 14 points. Sociological liberalism (karl deutsch, james rosenau ) transnational relations (mnc"s, ngo"s international organizations), crosscutting cleavages, individuals in global politics and the transformation of states. Keohane, joseph nye jr ): functionalist theory of integration, complex interdependency: ir becoming more like domestic politics, military force less useful (germany, japan ), security v. welfare, eu. Institutional liberalism (w. wilson, r. keohane ) international institutions promote cooperation; un, icc, wto, oas, nato, eu, iso: international norms, flows of information, opportunities to negotiate. Less likelihood for armed conflict and war. Republican liberalism (immanuel kant, michel doyle, francis.