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Author Isakova, Alina

Title Constructing Global Challenges in World Politics
Published Oxford : Taylor & Francis Group, 2024


Description 1 online resource (282 p.)
Series Routledge Studies on Challenges, Crises and Dissent in World Politics Series
Routledge Studies on Challenges, Crises and Dissent in World Politics Series
Contents Cover -- Endorsements -- Half Title -- Series -- Title -- Copyright -- Contents -- List of contributors -- List of illustrations -- Foreword -- Acknowledgments -- Part I Introduction -- 1 Global challenges in world politics and their modes of construction -- Part II Global challenges avant la lettre: historical accounts -- 2 "Unequal treaties": challenging international order in the 1920s -- 3 "Japan" and the global challenge of modernity: constellations of social-scientific discourses on modernity in the twentieth century -- Part III Global challenges in the discursive arena
4 Practices of global challenging: a historical perspective and preliminary typology -- 5 Talking the challenges talk: understanding the global challenges discourse's multiple meanings, or lack thereof -- Part IV Global challenges, nation-states, and multilevel governance -- 6 States' framing of mass atrocity crimes: from introducing to preserving the responsibility to protect -- 7 Constructing the challenge of governance in the Arctic: colonial, alliance, and global concerns across time -- 8 Upscaling climate change-glocalizing governance
Part V Global challenges and international organizations -- 9 Securitization, expansion, integration: tracing shifts in the UN's governance of terrorism and violent extremism as a "global challenge" -- 10 International organizations and the construction of complex global security challenges -- 11 The OECD, global challenges, and contestation of the economic growth paradigm -- 12 Global challenges and opportunities? Active aging, intergenerational solidarity, and the informal care nexus -- Part VI Conclusion -- 13 Global challenges, global contestations, and the reproduction of global orders
Summary This interdisciplinary book investigates the problematization of global challenges in world politics by analyzing what they are and how they come to be
Notes Description based upon print version of record
Form Electronic book
Author Neuwinger, Malte
Schulze Waltrup, Robin
Uraiqat, Oday
ISBN 9781040034699