Inequality, Globalization, and World Politics / Edition 1

Inequality, Globalization, and World Politics / Edition 1

by Andrew Hurrell
     
 

ISBN-10: 0198295669

ISBN-13: 9780198295662

Pub. Date: 06/10/1999

Publisher: Oxford University Press

Inequality is becoming an urgent issue of world politics at the end of the twentieth century. This book investigates eight core areas of world politics in order to suggest that growing inequality is reducing the capacity of governments and international organizations to manage these problems effectively. The eight areas surveyed include: international order,

Overview

Inequality is becoming an urgent issue of world politics at the end of the twentieth century. This book investigates eight core areas of world politics in order to suggest that growing inequality is reducing the capacity of governments and international organizations to manage these problems effectively. The eight areas surveyed include: international order, international law, welfare and social policy, global justice, regionalism and multilateralism, environmental protection, gender equality, military power, and security.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780198295662
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
Publication date:
06/10/1999
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
368
Product dimensions:
5.30(w) x 8.40(h) x 0.80(d)
Lexile:
1730L (what's this?)

Table of Contents

Introduction
1. Order, Globalization, and Inequality, Ngaire Woods
2. Globalization, Regionalization, and Inequality, Charles Oman
3. Sovereignty and Inequality, Benedict Kingsbury
4. Gender Inequality and International Human Rights Law, Christine Chinkin
5. Resources, Environmental Degradation, and Inequality, Michael Redclift and Colin Sage
6. Globalization, Liberalization, and Inequality: Expectations and Experience, Frances Stewart and Albert Berry
7. Justice and Global Inequality, David Miller
8. Social Policy in a Global Context, Bob Deacon
9. Security and Inequality, Andrew Hurrell

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