New and Published Books
21-28 of 28 results in Routledge/Warwick Studies in Globalisation
The Taming of Globalisation?
The relationship between global governance and regionalization is fraught with ambiguity. Understanding regionalization in this context requires an understanding of its relationship, and reactive condition, with both the constellations of global governance and globalization. This book presents an...
Published December 19th 2007 by Routledge
A Decade of Reform and Reaction
This timely book offers the first critical examination of World Bank policy reforms and initiatives during the past decade. The World Bank is viewed as one of the most powerful international organizations of our time. The authors critically analyze the influence of the institution’s policy and...
Published September 19th 2006 by Routledge
The TRIPS Agreement
In Globalising Intellectual Property Rights, Matthews looks at various aspects of the TRIPS Agreement: agenda-setting, legal interpretation, implementation, enforcement and revision - from the viewpoint of global business interests and developing countries. It is argued that the Agreement was...
Published April 5th 2006 by Routledge
This volume draws together leading experts from academia, think-tanks and donor agencies, to examine the impact of transnational knowledge networks in the formulation of local, national and global policy in the field of international development and transition studies. These leading ...
Published November 17th 2004 by Routledge
This book provides an analysis of the processes of micro-regionalization in East Asia within the broader context of globalization and regionalization. The author examines the specifics of corporation production and investment networks that link parts of Japan, Taiwan and China with a detailed...
Published October 27th 2004 by Routledge
This book examines the relationship between globalisation and regionalism through a detailed analysis of the ASEAN Free Trade Area (AFTA) project. It analyses how the interaction between globalisation and domestic politics shaped the evolution of AFTA over the past 10 years, arguing that although...
Published June 11th 2003 by Routledge
Gender and Development in a Global/Local World
Rethinking Empowerment looks at the changing role of women in developing countries and calls for a new approach to empowerment. An approach that adopts a more nuanced, feminist interpretation of power and em(power)ment, recognises that local empowerment is always embedded in regional, national and...
Published July 24th 2002 by Routledge
Austrian and Swedish Social Forces in the Struggle over Membership
On January 1 1995, Austria and Sweden joined the European Union (EU). This book examines why these two countries joined at such a moment and studies their accession against the structural background of globalization. In this cutting-edge analysis, Andreas Bieler argues that conventional...
Published May 17th 2000 by Routledge
Governance of HIV/AIDS: Making Participation and Accountability Count
To Be Published May 31st 2013
The Legitimacy of Global Health Governance: Forces and Receptions of Change
To Be Published September 29th 2013
WTO, Governance and the Limits of Law
To Be Published December 29th 2013