International Organizations

Fully revised and updated, this latest edition includes topical cases and controversies involving international organizations, such as Brexit, trade wars, environmentalism, forced migration and border disputes.

International Organizations

As international organizations become ever more prominent in global politics it is increasingly urgent to understand their power, their limits, and their effects. Now in its fourth edition, this leading textbook provides the definitive introduction to modern international organizations, from the legal charters of their beginnings, to the issues they engage with in the contemporary world. In his analysis of the United Nations, the World Trade Organization, the International Criminal Court and ten other prominent global institutions, Hurd combines legal, empirical, and theoretical approaches in an accessible and cohesive package. Fully revised and updated, this latest edition includes topical cases and controversies involving international organizations, such as Brexit, trade wars, environmentalism, forced migration and border disputes. It will be of interest to undergraduate and graduate students taking courses in international organizations, international institutions, global governance, and international law.

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International Organizations
Language: en
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Authors: Ian Hurd
Categories: Political Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2020-08-06 - Publisher: Cambridge University Press

As international organizations become ever more prominent in global politics it is increasingly urgent to understand their power, their limits, and their effects. Now in its fourth edition, this leading textbook provides the definitive introduction to modern international organizations, from the legal charters of their beginnings, to the issues they
Weltorganisationen
Language: de
Pages: 268
Authors: Martin Koch
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013-01-19 - Publisher: Springer-Verlag

Dieses Buch stellt mit Weltorganisationen ein begriffliches Konzept für internationale Organisationen vor und diskutiert dessen Mehrwert in theoretisch-konzeptioneller und empirischer Hinsicht. Im Vordergrund steht die Frage, was das Konzept der Weltorganisation im Gegensatz zu etablierten Konzepten zu leisten vermag und wie sich damit ausgewählte internationale Organisationen analysieren lassen.
International Organizations
Language: en
Pages: 306
Authors: Ian Hurd
Categories: Law
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013-11-07 - Publisher: Cambridge University Press

This updated introductory textbook explores law, compliance and enforcement through chapter-length case studies of the world's most important international organizations.
Why International Organizations Hate Politics
Language: en
Pages: 222
Authors: Marieke Louis, Lucile Maertens
Categories: Political Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2021-04-05 - Publisher: Routledge

Building on the concept of depoliticization, this book provides a first systematic analysis of International Organizations (IO) apolitical claims. It shows that depoliticization sustains IO everyday activities while allowing them to remain engaged in politics, even when they pretend not to. Delving into the inner dynamics of global governance, this
International Organizations
Language: en
Pages: 400
Authors: Kelly-Kate S. Pease
Categories: Political Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2018-07-31 - Publisher: Routledge

Drawing on mainstream and critical theoretical approaches, International Organizations offers a comprehensive examination of international organizations’ political and structural role in world politics. This text details the types and activities of international organizations and provides students with the conceptual tools needed to evaluate their effectiveness. Surveying key issue areas from