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Contemporary Global Governance: Multipolarity Vs New Discourses on Global Governance Dries Lesage

Contemporary Global Governance: Multipolarity Vs New Discourses on Global Governance

Dries Lesage

Published December 30th 2009
ISBN : 9789052015644
Paperback
262 pages
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 About the Book 

This book explores two dimensions of contemporary global governance. The first part looks at the relationship between multipolarity and global governance. Thus the position of major players in global governance - namely China, Russia, the TrilateralMoreThis book explores two dimensions of contemporary global governance. The first part looks at the relationship between multipolarity and global governance. Thus the position of major players in global governance - namely China, Russia, the Trilateral Dialogue Forum of India, Brazil and South Africa (IBSA), Japan and the EU - is examined. The second part takes a look at particular discourses that inform the debate about global governance. In this context, the book investigates issues such as the relationship between global governance and democracy, global governance and security thinking, and the way international institutions influence national policy.This volume builds on research activities within the network REGIMEN (Research Network on International Governance, Globalization and the Transformation of the State).