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Islands of Transnational Governance

Alec Stone Sweet

in On Law, Politics, and Judicialization

Published in print:
2002
Published Online:
November 2003
ISBN:
9780199256488
eISBN:
9780191600234
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/0199256489.003.0010
Subject:
Political Science, Comparative Politics

The two papers in Ch. 5 examine how lawyers and law professors, operating in private arenas, successfully revived a pre-modern legal system, the Lex Mercatoria – the international body of trade law ... More


The Dutch and the Crisis of the World Economy, 1621–1647

Jonathan I. Israel

in Dutch Primacy in World Trade, 1585–1740

Published in print:
1990
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780198211396
eISBN:
9780191678196
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198211396.003.0005
Subject:
History, European Early Modern History, Economic History

For the Dutch economy, the period 1621–1647, Phase Three in the evolution of Dutch world trade primacy, was one of relative stagnation and profound restructuring. But, if we are to grasp the nature ... More


Ports of Entry in the “homeland Security” Era: Inequality of Mobility and the Securitization of Transnational Flows

Samuel Martínez

in International Migration and Human Rights: The Global Repercussions of U.S. Policy

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
May 2012
ISBN:
9780520258211
eISBN:
9780520942578
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of California Press
DOI:
10.1525/california/9780520258211.003.0003
Subject:
Anthropology, Anthropology, Global

This chapter covers the process of securitization in ways generally applicable to all types of ports, especially to U.S. ports of entry at the Mexican border. It brings a wide range of sources, ... More


Creative Reconstructions: Multilateralism and European Varieties of Capitalism after 1950

Orfeo Fioretos

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
August 2016
ISBN:
9780801449697
eISBN:
9780801460715
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Cornell University Press
DOI:
10.7591/cornell/9780801449697.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Political Economy

Twentieth-century Europe was an intense laboratory of capitalist experimentation. Confronted with economic booms and crises, technological revolutions, and economic globalization, Western Europe's ... More


Hybrid Dispute Processing in Japan:: Linking Arbitration with Conciliation

Yasunobu Sato

in Legal Discourse across Cultures and Systems

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
September 2011
ISBN:
9789622098510
eISBN:
9789882207141
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Hong Kong University Press
DOI:
10.5790/hongkong/9789622098510.003.0003
Subject:
Linguistics, Sociolinguistics / Anthropological Linguistics

Based on arbitration practices in Japan, this chapter proposes the concept of hybrid dispute processing, which combines some of the basic dispute-processing elements such as conciliation, ... More


The Peculiar Evolution of 3G Wireless Networks: Institutional Logic, Politics, and Property Rights

Peter F. Cowhey, Jonathan D. Aronson, and John E. Richards

in Governing Global Electronic Networks: International Perspectives on Policy and Power

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
August 2013
ISBN:
9780262042512
eISBN:
9780262271936
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
The MIT Press
DOI:
10.7551/mitpress/9780262042512.003.0093
Subject:
Information Science, Communications

This chapter examines how self-interested actors jockey for political influence and market position in a very complicated global arena. Using contemporary models of political economy, it looks at the ... More


Sweatshops at Sea: Merchant Seamen in the World's First Globalized Industry, from 1812 to the Present

Leon Fink

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
September 2014
ISBN:
9780807834503
eISBN:
9781469603322
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of North Carolina Press
DOI:
10.5149/9780807877807_fink
Subject:
History, Economic History

As the main artery of international commerce, merchant shipping was the world's first globalized industry, often serving as a vanguard for issues touching on labor recruiting, the employment ... More


Understanding the Increasing Popularity of Brazilian Presidents

Daniela Campello and Cesar Zucco

in Emergent Brazil: Key Perspectives on a New Global Power

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
January 2016
ISBN:
9780813060675
eISBN:
9780813050942
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9780813060675.003.0003
Subject:
Society and Culture, Latin American Studies

Never before in the history of Brazil did a president enjoy popularity rates as high as Luiz Inácio Lula da Silva’s in his second term. Although there is evidence that public policies such as social ... More


Transient Apostle

Timothy Luckritz Marquis

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
October 2013
ISBN:
9780300187144
eISBN:
9780300187427
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Yale University Press
DOI:
10.12987/yale/9780300187144.001.0001
Subject:
Religion, Early Christian Studies

In a significant reevaluation of Paul's place in the early Christian story, this book explores the theme of travel in the apostle's correspondence. It casts Paul's rhetorical strategies against the ... More


Agribusiness and Sustainability of the Orange Juice and Sugar and Ethanol Industries of São Paulo and Florida

James A. Sterns, Thomas H. Spreen, and Paula M. Mercadante

in Emergent Brazil: Key Perspectives on a New Global Power

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
January 2016
ISBN:
9780813060675
eISBN:
9780813050942
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9780813060675.003.0011
Subject:
Society and Culture, Latin American Studies

Brazil is a leading producer of several food products, but, along with Florida, is a dominant supplier of orange juice and sugar to world markets. In this chapter, the evolution of both the orange ... More


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