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Published: 21 November 2019

268 Pages


ISBN: 9780198832935

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Emergency Powers of International Organizations

Between Normalization and Containment

Christian Kreuder-Sonnen

  • The first book to apply the concept of emergency powers to International Organizations
  • Offers novel conceptual, theoretical, and empirical insights into a phenomenon of growing importance for global governance research and practice
  • Develops a novel 'proportionality theory' to account for long-term trajectories of emergency empowerment
  • Combines in-depth case studies with cross-case observations, including original data on public crisis perception

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