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One world? Many worlds?

Andrew Hurrell

in On Global Order: Power, Values, and the Constitution of International Society

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
January 2008
ISBN:
9780199233106
eISBN:
9780191716287
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199233106.003.0010
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

This chapter considers the place of regions within our understanding of global international society. It focuses on the relationship between the one world and the many worlds — on the one side, the ... More


Global Institutions and Justice

Kok-Chor Tan

in Justice, Institutions, and Luck: The Site, Ground, and Scope of Equality

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
May 2012
ISBN:
9780199588855
eISBN:
9780191738586
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199588855.003.0006
Subject:
Philosophy, Political Philosophy, Moral Philosophy

This chapter builds on the luck egalitarian ideal defended in Part II, arguing that since equality matters independently of the ideal of democracy, it potentially applies outside the confines of the ... More


An Ethical Framework for the Global Market Economy

Hans Küng

in Making Globalization Good: The Moral Challenges of Global Capitalism

Published in print:
2003
Published Online:
November 2003
ISBN:
9780199257010
eISBN:
9780191596223
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/0199257019.003.0007
Subject:
Economics and Finance, International

In this chapter, the theologian Hans Küng looks at the various attempts to formulate an acceptable cross‐cultural (multicultural) global ethic, which might be used both as an end in itself, and a ... More


Justice and Accountability: The State

Mathias Risse

in On Global Justice

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
October 2017
ISBN:
9780691142692
eISBN:
9781400845507
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Princeton University Press
DOI:
10.23943/princeton/9780691142692.003.0017
Subject:
Philosophy, Political Philosophy

This chapter examines how the state might best live up to its obligation to be accountable. It first considers the notion of one ground being embedded in another, noting that since states are ... More


Introduction

Magdi Amin, Ragui Assaad, Nazar al-Baharna, Kemal Derviş, Raj M. Desai, Navtej S. Dhillon, Ahmed Galal, Hafez Ghanem, Carol Graham, Daniel Kaufmann, Homi Kharas, John Page, Djavad Salehi-Isfahani, Katherine Sierra, and Tarik M. Yousef

in After the Spring: Economic Transitions in the Arab World

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
May 2012
ISBN:
9780199924929
eISBN:
9780199949427
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199924929.003.0001
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Development, Growth, and Environmental

Economic reform and democratization are the twin challenges for Arab countries after the Arab spring. In this, there are four separate but interrelated “transitions” that Arab states must undergo to ... More


Transnational Constitutional Subjects: Regimes, Organizations, Networks

Gunther Teubner

in Constitutional Fragments: Societal Constitutionalism and Globalization

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
May 2012
ISBN:
9780199644674
eISBN:
9780191738814
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199644674.003.0003
Subject:
Law, Constitutional and Administrative Law, Public International Law

Globalization means that functional differentiation, first realized historically within the nation states of Europe and North America, now encompasses the whole world. Certainly, not all subsystems ... More


On Principles

Lea Ypi

in Global Justice and Avant-Garde Political Agency

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
May 2012
ISBN:
9780199593873
eISBN:
9780191731426
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199593873.003.0006
Subject:
Political Science, Political Theory

This chapter examines the causal link between absolute deprivation and relative deprivation and defends the role of this link in asserting an account of global egalitarianism focused on the ... More


Conclusion

Gavin Mooney

in Challenging Health Economics

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
May 2009
ISBN:
9780199235971
eISBN:
9780191717086
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199235971.003.0013
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Public and Welfare

This chapter presents some concluding thoughts from the author. It argues that there is a gap between what informed citizens of the world want and what global institutions deliver. There seems also ... More


Introduction: Responding to the Public Health Harms of a Globalizing World through Human Rights in Global Governance

Benjamin Mason Meier and Lawrence O. Gostin

in Human Rights in Global Health: Rights-Based Governance for a Globalizing World

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
April 2018
ISBN:
9780190672676
eISBN:
9780190672713
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190672676.003.0001
Subject:
Law, Human Rights and Immigration, Public International Law

This introductory chapter outlines the global governance institutions that structure the realization of human rights for global health. With this volume examining the relationship between human ... More


Global Health Governance Problems

Jennifer Prah Ruger

in Global Health Justice and Governance

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
June 2018
ISBN:
9780199694631
eISBN:
9780191862144
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780199694631.003.0002
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Public and Welfare, International

Global health institutions, including the World Health Organization and other United Nations organizations, the World Bank, the vast numbers of foundations, civil society organizations and other ... More


The Subjective Dangers of Projects of World Community

Martti Koskenniemi

in Realizing Utopia: The Future of International Law

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
September 2012
ISBN:
9780199691661
eISBN:
9780191738593
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199691661.003.0001
Subject:
Law, Public International Law

One should be careful with those who speak in the name of humanity and try to impose any particular blueprint on the world. Proposals for the legal-institutional architectures for the government of ... More


The Deepening Crisis: Governance Challenges after Neoliberalism

Craig Calhoun and Georgi Derluguian (eds)

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
March 2016
ISBN:
9780814772805
eISBN:
9780814723562
Item type:
book
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9780814772805.001.0001
Subject:
Sociology, Economic Sociology

Response to financial meltdown is entangled with basic challenges to global governance. Environment, global security and ethnicity and nationalism are all global issues today. Focusing on the ... More


Just Security in an Undergoverned World: An Introduction

William Durch, Joris Larik, and Richard Ponzio

in Just Security in an Undergoverned World

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
March 2018
ISBN:
9780198805373
eISBN:
9780191843440
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198805373.003.0001
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

This chapter offers the context for the book, introducing its overarching theme of the need to address security and justice concerns simultaneously and with equivalent weight and urgency when facing ... More


The Origin of a Nation: Hunza and Postcolonial Identity

Shafqat Hussain

in Remoteness and Modernity: Transformation and Continuity in Northern Pakistan

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
September 2015
ISBN:
9780300205558
eISBN:
9780300213355
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Yale University Press
DOI:
10.12987/yale/9780300205558.003.0005
Subject:
Society and Culture, Social Groups

This chapter describes the state of Hunza after the partition of India which formed the sovereignty of Pakistan in 1947. It also examines the region's representation as a marginal but remote place ... More


Japan: Using Power Narrowly

Edward J. Lincoln

in Global Powers in the 21st Century: Strategies and Relations

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
August 2013
ISBN:
9780262622189
eISBN:
9780262288224
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
The MIT Press
DOI:
10.7551/mitpress/9780262622189.003.0021
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

This chapter finds that Japan has been unable to emerge as a global leader despite being backed by significant economic prosperity and military strength, but has been able to use its external ... More


The Doha Round: What Went Wrong and What is at Stake?

Kent Jones

in Reconstructing the World Trade Organization for the 21st Century: An Institutional Approach

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
December 2014
ISBN:
9780199366040
eISBN:
9780199366071
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199366040.003.0001
Subject:
Economics and Finance, International

The suspension of the comprehensive Doha Round trade negotiations in 2011 dealt a serious blow to the World Trade Organization (WTO). What were the causes of the breakdown of this global institution? ... More


Epilogue: Deconstructing Neoliberal Capitalism

Andrés Solimano

in Economic Elites, Crises, and Democracy: Alternatives Beyond Neoliberal Capitalism

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
September 2014
ISBN:
9780199355983
eISBN:
9780199396894
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199355983.003.0010
Subject:
Economics and Finance, International

This chapter summarizes the main messages and findings regarding the impact of neoliberal capitalism on the formation of economic elites, the rise of inequality, the fragmentation of the middle class ... More


Reconstructing the World Trade Organization for the 21st Century: An Institutional Approach

Kent Jones

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
December 2014
ISBN:
9780199366040
eISBN:
9780199366071
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199366040.001.0001
Subject:
Economics and Finance, International

This book examines the difficulties of the World Trade Organization (WTO) in completing multilateral trade negotiations and possible ways to improve the situation. The problem lies in the ... More


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