Focusing on the development of justificatory discourse on global governance, Steffek examines how differing conceptions of distributive and social justice have played a role in negotiations in the domains of security, economics, and protecting the environment.
About the Author
JENS STEFFEK is Assistant Professor in the Transformations of the State Research Centre at the University of Bremen, Germany.
Table of ContentsIntroduction Legitimacy, Justification, and the Design of Global Governance The Emergence of Embedded Liberalism The Southern Challenge to Embedded Liberalism UNCTAD as Paradigmatic Alternative to Embedded Liberalism Liberalism vs. Redistribution in Global Climate Policy The Defeat of the Kyoto Protocol as a Triumph of Embedded Liberalism The Future of Embedded Liberalism