International Organizations: A Companion

Michael Davies, R. Woodward

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This text provides a pioneering and comprehensive analysis of over one hundred international organizations. After introducing the broad historical and contextual settings, the book covers the full range of international organisations including those that are often overlooked or get minimal inclusion elsewhere. Each organization is analysed in a stand-alone section that consider its origins, basic mandates and evolution, the governance structure and the associated key players, current activities and future challenges. The descriptions also reflect each organization’s broader relationships with other international bodies.
Original languageEnglish
Place of PublicationCheltenham
PublisherEdward Elgar
Number of pages704
ISBN (Electronic)978 1 78100 457 9
ISBN (Print)978 1 78100 456 2, 978 1 78347 416 5
Publication statusPublished - 2014


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