Transnational Actors In Global Governance

Transnational Actors in Global Governance
Publisher Springer
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Category Political Science
Total Pages 260
ISBN 9780230283220
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The nature of global governance is changing, as are the standards by which we judge its legitimacy. We are witnessing a gradual and partial shift from inter-state co-operation to more complex forms of governance, involving participation by transnational actors, such as NGOs, party associations, philanthropic foundations and corporations.

Transnational Actors in Global Governance
  • Author : Christer Jönsson,Jonas Tallberg
  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release Date : 2010-07-21

The nature of global governance is changing, as are the standards by which we judge its legitimacy. We are witnessing a gradual and partial shift from inter-state co-operation to more complex forms of governance, involving participation by transnational actors, such as NGOs, party associations, philanthropic foundations and corporations.

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Transnational Actors in Global Governance
  • Author : Christer Jönsson,Jonas Tallberg
  • Publisher : Democracy Beyond the Nation St
  • Release Date : 2010-07-21

The nature of global governance is changing, as are the standards by which we judge its legitimacy. We are witnessing a gradual and partial shift from inter-state co-operation to more complex forms of governance, involving participation by transnational actors, such as NGOs, party associations, philanthropic foundations and corporations.

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Transnational Actors in War and Peace
  • Author : David Malet,Miriam J. Anderson
  • Publisher : Georgetown University Press
  • Release Date : 2017-06-01

Transnational Actors in War and Peace provides a comparative examination of a range of transnational actors who have been key to the conduct of war and peace promotion, and of how they interact with states and each other. It explores the identities, organization, strategies and influence of transnational actors involved

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Global Governance and the Role of Non state Actors
  • Author : Gunnar Folke Schuppert
  • Publisher : Nomos Verlagsgesellschaft Mbh & Company
  • Release Date : 2006

This book represents a conference organized by the Social Science Research Centre Berlin (WZB), the Alfred Herrhausen Society, The International Forum of the Deutsche Bank, and the Centre for the Analysis of Risk and Regulation (CARR) at the London School of Economics and Political Science (LSE) in November 2004 in London.

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Global Environmental Politics
  • Author : Gabriela Kütting
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release Date : 2010-09-13

Global Environmental Politics is the perfect introduction to this increasingly significant area. The text combines an accessible introduction to the most important environmental theories and concepts with a series of detailed case studies of the most pressing environmental problems. Features and benefits of the book: Explains the most important concepts

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Cities as International Actors
  • Author : Tassilo Herrschel,Peter Newman
  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release Date : 2017-01-20

This book explores the growing role of cities and regions as sub-national actors in shaping global governance. Far from being merely carried along by global forces, cities have become active players in making and maintaining the networks and connections that give shape to contemporary globalization. Exploring examples from Europe, North

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Knowledge Actors and Transnational Governance
  • Author : D. Stone
  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release Date : 2013-08-29

Diane Stone analyses the role of experts shaping global policy via transnational knowledge networks which help create new spaces of public sector activity.

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The Opening Up of International Organizations
  • Author : Jonas Tallberg,Thomas Sommerer,Theresa Squatrito,Christer Jönsson
  • Publisher : Cambridge University Press
  • Release Date : 2013-09-05

Once the exclusive preserve of member states, international organizations have become increasingly open in recent decades. Now virtually all international organizations at some level involve NGOs, business actors and scientific experts in policy-making. This book offers the first systematic and comprehensive analysis of this development. Combining statistical analysis and in-depth

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Negotiating Bioethics
  • Author : Adèle Langlois
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release Date : 2013-08-15

The sequencing of the entire human genome has opened up unprecedented possibilities for healthcare, but also ethical and social dilemmas about how these can be achieved, particularly in developing countries. UNESCO’s Bioethics Programme was established to address such issues in 1993. Since then, it has adopted three declarations on human

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Non State Actors in World Politics
  • Author : D. Josselin,W. Wallace
  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release Date : 2001-10-29

The involvement of non-state actors in world politics can hardly be characterised as novel, but intensifying economic and social exchange and the emergence of new modes of international governance have given them much greater visibility and, many would argue, a more central role. Non-state Actors in World Politics offers analyses

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Understanding Global Politics
  • Author : Klaus Larres,Ruth Wittlinger
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release Date : 2019-08-07

Contemporary international affairs are largely shaped by widely differing thematic issues and actors, such as nation states, international institutions, NGOs and multinational companies. Obtaining a deeper understanding of these multifaceted themes and actors is crucial for developing a genuine understanding of contemporary international affairs. This book provides undergraduate and postgraduate

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Democracy and Public Private Partnerships in Global Governance
  • Author : M. Bexell,U. Mörth
  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release Date : 2010-08-04

There has been rapid proliferation of public–private partnerships in areas of human rights, environmental protection and development in global governance. This book demonstrates how different forms of partnership legitimacy and accountability interact, and pinpoints trade-offs between democratic values in partnership operations.

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International Organization and Global Governance
  • Author : Thomas G. Weiss,Rorden Wilkinson
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release Date : 2013-10-15

"Featuring a strikingly diverse and impressive team of authors, this is the most comprehensive textbook available for courses on international organizations and global governance. This book covers the history, theories, structure, activities and policies of both state-centred institutions, and non-state actors in global politics"--

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Grassroots Global Governance
  • Author : Assistant Professor of Political Science Craig M Kauffman,Craig M. Kauffman
  • Publisher : Oxford University Press
  • Release Date : 2016-12-01

When international agreements fail to solve global problems like climate change, transnational networks attempt to address them by implementing "global ideas" -- policies and best practices negotiated at the global level-locally around the world. Grassroots Global Governance not only explains why some efforts succeed and others fail, but also why

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Legitimacy Beyond the State
  • Author : Eva Erman,Anders Uhlin
  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release Date : 2010-08-04

Combining case studies with normative theory, this book analyzes the democratic credentials of transnational actors participating in global governance, ranging from corporations and philanthropic foundations to NGOs and social movements. This leads to innovative interpretations of democratic legitimacy in a transnational context.

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