Mapping the New World Order

Front Cover
Wiley, Aug 18, 2009 - Political Science - 296 pages
0 Reviews
This groundbreaking study maps out and analyzes the development of a global intergovernmental (IGO) institutional architecture in the post World War II era.
  • Systematically traces similarities and differences between the institutional architecture of the Cold War and post-Cold War eras
  • Examines the range of reasons why states join IGOs, identifies patterns of participation within these organizations, and examines the effects of membership on states
  • Considers the impact of the EU on other regional organizations and developments outside Europe
  • Provides a strong contribution to the study of international organization and IGO development combining both quantitative and qualitative methodologies

What people are saying - Write a review

We haven't found any reviews in the usual places.

Other editions - View all

About the author (2009)

Thomas J. Volgy is Professor of Political Science at the University of Arizona, and Executive Director of the International Studies Association. He has previously worked for USAID, USIA, and the National Democratic Institute in Central Asia, Eastern Europe, and Central America, and was recently an Atlantic Fellow.

Zlatko Šabič is Professor of International Relations at the University of Ljubljana and Senior Research Fellow at the Centre of International Relations.

Petra Roter is Assistant Professor of International Relations at the University of Ljubljana and Research Fellow at the Centre of International Relations. She is also GARNET Visiting Fellow at the Centre for the Study of Globalisation and Regionalisation at the University of Warwick.

Andrea K. Gerlak is Director of Academic Development for the International Studies Association and Visiting Professor in the Department of Political Science at the University of Arizona.

Bibliographic information