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Published: 28 March 2019

336 Pages


ISBN: 9780198837893

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International Organizations under Pressure

Legitimating Global Governance in Challenging Times

Klaus Dingwerth, Antonia Witt, Ina Lehmann, Ellen Reichel, and Tobias Weise

  • Examines how the norms and values that underpin the evaluations of international organizations have changed over the past 50 years
  • Moves the debate from legitimacy to legitimation
  • Provides comparisons over time and across organizations to help readers understand how historical legacies matter for the legitimation of international organizations
  • Features detailed case studies
  • Covers the UN, EU, IMF, World Bank, WTO and more