The global governance reader

Wilkinson, Rorden, ed. (2004) The global governance reader. Routledge, London. ISBN 9780415332064

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This unique book presents students and scholars with a comprehensive and considered overview of the way in which the world is governed.

Rorden Wilkinson draws together seventeen of the most significant works by leading specialists in the field to explore the role of global institutions from the United Nations (UN) and NATO, to the International Monetary Fund (IMF), World Bank and the World Trade Organization (WTO). Introductions to each article locate the readings within the broader global governance literature and provide a useful intellectual and historical context. Key concepts include:

the concept of global governance
possibilities and challenges
the governance of global capitalism
humanitarian crisis
finance and development
health and environment
global civil society.
The Global Governance Reader is the ideal introduction to the key theories and issues behind the most significant emerging areas in world politics.

Item Type: Edited Book
Schools and Departments: School of Global Studies > International Relations
Subjects: H Social Sciences
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Depositing User: Nadya Herrera Catalan
Date Deposited: 21 Apr 2015 10:14
Last Modified: 21 Apr 2015 10:14
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