Routledge – 2014 – 224 pages
This widely used textbook continues to provide students with an introduction to International Organisations, exploring their rise, their development in the 20th century and accounting for their significance in the modern international political and economic system.
New material for this 4th edition includes:
'All in all, it amounts to a very neat package … an excellent summary of the state of the art in the "mini-sub-field" within international relations which is the study of international organizations.' - The Round Table (2002) 367
1. Definitions and History 2. Classification of International Organisations 3. Writings on International Organisations 4. Role and Function of International Organisations 5. International Organisations - The Future
Clive Archer is Emeritus Professor at Manchester Metropolitan University.
Lee Marsden is Senior Lecturer in International Relations in the School of Political, Social and International Studies at UEA.