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Contesting global governance : multilateral economic institutions and global social movements

Author: Robert O'Brien
Publisher: Cambridge ; New York : Cambridge University Press, 2000.
Series: Cambridge studies in international relations, 71.
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"This book argues that increasing engagement between international institutions and sectors of civil society is producing a new form of global governance. The authors investigate 'complex multilateralism' by studying the relationship between three multilateral economic institutions (the IMF, World Bank, and World Trade Organization), and three global social movements (environmental, labour, and women's movements).  Read more...
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O'Brien, Robert, 1963-
Contesting global governance.
Cambridge ; New York : Cambridge University Press, 2000
(DLC) 99045514
(OCoLC)43944328
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Robert O'Brien
ISBN: 0511016719 9780511016714 0511034598 9780511034596 051115030X 9780511150302 9780521773157 0521773156 9780511491603 0511491603 9780511049842 0511049846
OCLC Number: 51203067
Description: 1 online resource (xiv, 260 pages).
Contents: Contesting global governance: multilateralism and global social movements --
The World Bank and women's movements --
The World Trade Organization and labour --
The World Bank, the World Trade Organization and the environmental social movement --
The International Monetary Fund and social movements --
Complex multilateralism: MEIs and GSMs.
Series Title: Cambridge studies in international relations, 71.
Responsibility: Robert O'Brien [and others].
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