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Grand challenges of planetary governance : global order in turbulent times / Oran R. Young.

Author/Creator:
Young, Oran R., author.
Publication:
Northampton : Edward Elgar Publishing, 2021.
Format/Description:
Book
1 online resource (178 pages)
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Other Title:
Grand Challenges of Planetary Governance
Subjects:
International cooperation.
International organization.
International relations.
Form/Genre:
Electronic books.
Summary:
In this timely book, leading scholar Oran Young reflects on the future of the global order. Developing new lenses through which to consider needs for governance arising on a global scale, Young investigates the grand challenges of the 21st century requiring the most urgent and sustained planetary responses: protecting the Earth's climate system; controlling the eruption of pandemics; suppressing disruptive uses of cyberspace; and guiding the biotechnology revolution.
Contents:
Front Matter
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Contents
Preface
1. Building intellectual capital for turbulent times
2. Grand challenges of planetary governance in the 21st century
3. Steering mechanisms for social and socioecological systems
4. What do we mean when we speak about the effectiveness of governance systems?
5. Does formalization enhance institutional effectiveness?
6. Escaping social and socioecological traps in complex systems
7. The technological dimensions of governance
8. The future of the global order
References
Index.
Notes:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
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Contributor:
Edward Elgar Publishing, publisher.
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Print version:
ISBN:
9781802200720
1-80220-072-X
Access Restriction:
Open Access. unrestricted online access http://purl.org/coar/access_right/c_abf2