Approaches to World Order

Approaches to World Order

by Robert W. Cox

ISBN-10: 0521466512

ISBN-13: 9780521466516

Pub. Date: 03/28/1996

Publisher: Cambridge University Press

A collection of Robert Cox's most important essays on politics and world order.  See more details below


A collection of Robert Cox's most important essays on politics and world order.

Product Details

Cambridge University Press
Publication date:
Cambridge Studies in International Relations Series, #40
Edition description:
New Edition
Product dimensions:
5.98(w) x 8.98(h) x 1.26(d)

Table of Contents

Part I. Overviews: 1. Beyond international relations theory: Robert W. Cox and approaches to world order Timothy J. Sinclair; 2. Influences and commitments; Part II. Theory: 3. The idea of international labour regulation; 4. Realism, positivism; 5. On thinking about future world order; 6. Social forces, states and world orders; 7. Gramsci, hegemony and international relations: an essay in method; 8. Towards a post-hegemonic conceptualisation of world-order: reflections on the relevancy of Ibn Khaldun; 9. 'Take six eggs': theory, finance, and the real economy in the work of Susan Strange; Part III. Interpretations: 10. The global political economy and social choice; 11. 'Real socialism' in historical perspective; 12. Structural issues of global governance: implications for Europe; 13. Middlepowermanship, Japan, and future world order; 14. Production and security; 15. Global perestroika; Part IV. Multilateralism: 16. The executive head: an essay on leadership in international organisation; 17. Decision making with Harold K. Jacobsen; 18. Ideologies and the new international economic order: reflection on some recent literature; 19. Labour and hegemony; 20. Labour and hegemony: a reply; 21. Multilateralism and world order; 22. Globalisation, multilateralism and democracy.

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