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Title Towards a global polity / edited by Morten Ougaard and Richard Higgott.
Imprint London ; New York : Routledge, 2002.

Series Warwick studies in globalisation
Warwick studies in globalisation.
Subject Globalization.
International relations.
Alt Name Ougaard, Morten.
Higgott, Richard A.
University of Warwick. Centre for the Study of Globalisation and Regionalisation.
Economic and Social Research Council (Great Britain)
Description 1 online resource (xix, 265 pages) : illustrations.
polychrome rdacc
Note "Centre for the Study of Globalisation and Regionalisation. E.S.R.C., Economic & Social Research Council."
Bibliography Note Includes bibliographical references (pages 227-256) and index.
Contents Introduction: beyond system and society: towards a global polity? / Richard Higgott and Morten Ougaard -- Theorising the global polity -- Global polity research: characteristics and challenges / Morten Ougaard -- The global polity and changes in statehood / Georg Sorensen -- Law in the global polity / A. Claire Cutler -- Societal denationalization and positive governance / Michael Zurn -- Non-state actors in the global polity -- Discursive globalization: transnational discourse communities and New Public Management / Hans Krause Hansen, Dorte Salskov-Iversen and Sven Bislev -- Knowledge networks and policy expertise in the global polity / Diane Stone -- Civil society and governance in the global polity / Jan Aart Scholte -- Prospects and agendas for the global polity in the twenty-first century -- The historical processes of establishing institutions of global governance and the nature of global polity / Craig N. Murphy -- Europe: regional laboratory for a global polity? / Knud Erik Jorgensen and Ben Rosamond -- From global governance to good governance: theories and prospects of democratizing the global polity / Anthony McGrew.
Summary The role of law, networks and civil society are examined and key theoretical and meta-theoretical questions on how to analyse and theorise the global polity, what drives it forward, and whether it can be democratised are discussed.
Note Print version record.
ISBN 020321983X (electronic bk.)
9780203219836 (electronic bk.)
0203274962 (Adobe eReader)
9780203274965 (Adobe eReader)
0415277701 (hbk.)
9780415277709 (hbk.)
041527771X (pbk.)
9780415277716 (pbk.)
ISBN/ISSN 9780415277709
OCLC # 56360158
Additional Format Print version: Towards a global polity. London ; New York : Routledge, 2002 0415277701 041527771X (DLC) 2002026734 (OCoLC)50115674

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