By Noah J. Toly
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.
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