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Published: 11 April 2019

288 Pages


ISBN: 9780190913113

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Social Practices of Rule-Making in World Politics

Mark Raymond

  • Identifies a class of social practices of rule-making that has not been previously studied in International Relations
  • Shows how actors know how and when to engage in particular forms of social construction
  • Contributes to the emerging literature on hierarchy and authority in the international system
  • Advances understanding of why and how some attempts to change rules and institutions succeed while others fail
  • Contributes to explaining an important subset of change in the international system and world order