Cities and Global Governance: New Sites for International - download pdf or read online

By Noah J. Toly

ISBN-10: 1409408930

ISBN-13: 9781409408932

Case examine wealthy, this quantity advances our realizing of the importance of 'the urban' in international governance. The editors demand innovation in diplomacy idea with case reports that upload breadth to theorizing the function sub-national political actors play in worldwide affairs. all of the 8 case reports demonstrates assorted intersections among the neighborhood and the worldwide and the way those intersections modify the stipulations due to globalization methods. The case stories achieve this via targeting considered one of 3 sub-themes: the various ways that towns and sub-national areas impression geographical region overseas coverage; some of the dimensions of city imbrications in international environmental politics; or the a number of equipment and criteria used to degree the worldwide roles of towns.

Show description

Read Online or Download Cities and Global Governance: New Sites for International Relations PDF

Similar globalization books

Get How the World Works PDF

Ccording to the hot York instances, Noam Chomsky is “arguably crucial highbrow alive. ” yet he isn’t effortless to learn . . . or no less than he wasn’t until eventually those books got here alongside. made of intensively edited speeches and interviews, they provide anything no longer chanced on wherever else: natural Chomsky, with each wonderful notion and penetrating perception intact, brought in transparent, available, reader-friendly prose.

Download e-book for kindle: Regulating Labour in the Wake of Globalisation: New by Cynthia Estlund, Brian Bercusson

In contemporary a long time, the existing reaction to the matter of unacceptable hard work marketplace results in either Europe and North the USA — nationwide law of work criteria and exertions relatives, coupled with collective bargaining — has come below expanding strain from the industrial and technological forces linked to globalization.

Download e-book for iPad: Globalization and women in academia: North West-South East by Carmen Luke

During this cross-cultural exploration of the comparative studies of Asian and Western ladies in larger schooling administration, major feminist theorist Carmen Luke constructs a provocative framework that situates her personal point of view and reports along these of Asian ladies she studied over a three-year interval.

Extra info for Cities and Global Governance: New Sites for International Relations

Example text

2006. Territory, Authority, Rights. Princeton: Princeton University Press. Sassen, S. 2007. The Places and Spaces of the Global: An Expanded Analytic Terrain, in Globalization Theory: Approaches and Controversies, edited by D. Held and J. McGrew. Cambridge: Polity Press, 79–105. Scholte J. 2005. Globalization: A Critical Introduction. 2nd edn. New York: Palgrave Publishers. D. and Deutsch, K. 1964. Multipolar Power Systems and International Stability. World Politics, 16(3), 390–406. Skidelsky, R.

Their implementation, though, is not a recipe for eternal happiness. There may be even more challenges ahead. One is fundamentalism originating mostly from Muslim-type societies. This fundamentalism, as its Christian companion, is fundamentally opposed to secularism and, therefore, to core values of Western-type societies. Another future challenge may be a new formula for politico-economic governance, developed and deliberated in China. The basic ingredients here are Confucianist elements and a kind of “harmonious” market The Emerging Global Landscape and Globalizing City Regions 35 regulation, aspiring to work even globally.

Appadurai, A. 2002. Deep Democracy: Urban Governmentality and the Horizon of Politics. Public Culture, 14(1), 21–47. , Amen, M. and Schmidt, E. (eds). 2008. Cultures of Globalization, London: Routledge. Ashley, R. 1984, Poverty of Nerealism, International Organization 38(2), 225– 86. Bowles, S. and Gintis, H. 1986. Democracy and Capitalism. Thousand Oaks: Sage Publishers. Braudel, F. 1992 [1979]. The Perspective of the World. Trans. S. Reynolds. New York: Harper and Row. Brenner, N. 2004. Urban Governance and the Production of New State Spaces in Western Europe, 1960–2000.

Download PDF sample

Cities and Global Governance: New Sites for International Relations by Noah J. Toly

by Kenneth

Rated 4.96 of 5 – based on 21 votes