Reframing The International

Reframing The International

by Richard Falk
     
 

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ISBN-10: 0415931754

ISBN-13: 9780415931755

Pub. Date: 08/29/2002

Publisher: Taylor & Francis

Re-Framing the International insists that, if we are to properly face the challenges of the coming century, we need to re-examine international politics and development through the prism of ethics and morality. International relations must now contend with a widening circle of participants reflecting the diversity and uneveness of status, memory, gender, race

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Re-Framing the International insists that, if we are to properly face the challenges of the coming century, we need to re-examine international politics and development through the prism of ethics and morality. International relations must now contend with a widening circle of participants reflecting the diversity and uneveness of status, memory, gender, race, culture and class.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780415931755
Publisher:
Taylor & Francis
Publication date:
08/29/2002
Pages:
272
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.75(d)

Table of Contents

Acknowledgmentsvii
Introduction: The International and the Challenge of Speculative Reasonix
Chapter 1After the Future: Enclosures, Connections, Politics3
Chapter 2"Tainted by Contingency": Retelling the Story of International Law26
Chapter 3Reframing the Legal Agenda of World Order in the Course of a Turbulent Century46
Chapter 4The Ideas of 1989: The Origins of the Concept of Global Civil Society70
Chapter 5Overcoming the Dysfunction of the Bifurcated Global System: The Promise of a Peoples Assembly83
Chapter 6Orders of Inhumanity107
Chapter 7From Modernization to Democratization: The Political Economy of the "New" International Law136
Chapter 8In Pursuit of the "Body Politic": Ethics, Spirituality, and Diaspora163
Chapter 9Conflict, Convergence, or Coexistence? The Relevance of Culture in Reframing World Order187
Chapter 10Feminist Futures: Contesting the Political218
About the Contributors249
Index251

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