Mapping the New World Order / Edition 1

Mapping the New World Order / Edition 1

by Thomas J. Volgy, Zlatko Sabic, Petra Roter, Andrea K. Gerlak
     
 

ISBN-10: 140516963X

ISBN-13: 9781405169639

Pub. Date: 08/25/2009

Publisher: Wiley

This groundbreaking study maps out and analyzes the development of a global intergovernmental (IGO) institutional architecture in the post World War II era.

  • Systematically traces similarities and differences between the institutional architecture of the Cold War and post-Cold War eras
  • Examines the range of reasons why states join IGOs, identifies

Overview

This groundbreaking study maps out and analyzes the development of a global intergovernmental (IGO) institutional architecture in the post World War II era.

  • Systematically traces similarities and differences between the institutional architecture of the Cold War and post-Cold War eras
  • Examines the range of reasons why states join IGOs, identifies patterns of participation within these organizations, and examines the effects of membership on states
  • Considers the impact of the EU on other regional organizations and developments outside Europe
  • Provides a strong contribution to the study of international organization and IGO development combining both quantitative and qualitative methodologies

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781405169639
Publisher:
Wiley
Publication date:
08/25/2009
Pages:
296
Product dimensions:
6.30(w) x 9.10(h) x 1.20(d)

Table of Contents

Preface.

About the Authors.

1 In Search of the Post-Cold War World Order: Questions, Issues, and Perspectives (Thomas J. Volgy, Zlatko Šabič, Petra Roter, Elizabeth Fausett, and Stuart Rodgers).

2 Mapping the Architecture of the New World Order: Continuity and Change in the Constellation of Post-Cold War Formal Intergovernmental Organizations (Thomas J. Volgy, Keith A. Grant, Elizabeth Fausett, and Stuart Rodgers).

3 Accounting for the New World Order of FIGO Architecture and Its Effectiveness (Keith A. Grant, Thomas J. Volgy, Elizabeth Fausett, and Stuart Rodgers).

4 Problematizing the Benign: Conflict, IGOs, and the New World Order in the Post-Communist Space (Elizabeth Fausett and Thomas J. Volgy).

5 The Correlates of Cooperative Institutions for International Rivers (Andrea K. Gerlak and Keith A. Grant).

6 Substituting for Democratization: A Comparative Analysis of Involvement in Regional Intergovernmental Organizations (Stuart Rodgers and Thomas J. Volgy).

7 State Support for Human Rights Treaties (Petra Roter, Anuška Ferligoj, and Andrej Mrvar).

8 The Mediterranean as a Region in the Making (Ana BojinovićFenko).

9 Conclusions (Thomas J. Volgy, Zlatko Šabič, Petra Roter, Andrea K. Gerlak, Elizabeth Fausett, Keith A. Grant, and Stuart Rodgers).

Index.

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