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Global Governance and Power Politics: Back to Basics

Global Governance and Power Politics: Back to Basics

| December 11, 2015

ROLAND PARIS

The fundamental challenge of global governance today is not a shortage of cooperative mechanisms but the rapid shift in power away from the United States and the West.

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Big Data and International Relations

| December 11, 2015

ANDREJ ZWITTER

Big Data unveils new dimensions of technological change, which political scientists and observers of international affairs are only beginning to comprehend.

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Justice for All: The Promise of Democracy in the Global Age

| December 11, 2015

For Carol Gould, to make democracy fulfill its potential, it has to be transformed from its static and formal state to a more engaged, participatory, and interactive mode of governance.

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The Ethics of Arming Rebels

| December 11, 2015

Arming rebels is generally impermissible and only exceptionally morally permissible–even when rebels are engaged in unjust wars.

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Winter 2015 (Issue 29.4)

Winter 2015 (Issue 29.4)

| December 11, 2015

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This issue includes essays by Alexander Betts on the global refugee regime and Andrej Zwitter on big data and international affairs; a roundtable on global governance, featuring contributions by Thomas Weiss and Rorden Wilkinson, Craig Murphy, Catherine Weaver, Susan Park, and Roland Paris; a feature by James Pattison on the ethics of arming rebels; and review essays by Michael Garcia Bochenek on children’s rights and Deen Chatterjee on democracy in the global age.

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Anti-Vehicle Mines: A Threat to Human Security

Anti-Vehicle Mines: A Threat to Human Security

DENISE GARCIA, URSIGN HOFMANN, PASCAL RAPILLARD, AND STEFANO TOSCANO

The devastating impact of anti-vehicle mines (AVMs) is now widely understood. States have a responsibility to stem the threat of these weapons.

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The Normative Terrain of the Global Refugee Regime

The Normative Terrain of the Global Refugee Regime

| October 7, 2015

ALEXANDER BETTS

The issues of who, why, and how to protect refugees pose a series of normative challenges that can only be addressed by recognizing the dynamic nature of refugee protection today.

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<i>EIA Podcast</i>: Introducing the Fall 2015 Issue

EIA Podcast: Introducing the Fall 2015 Issue

| September 24, 2015

In this podcast, EIA Senior Editor Zach Dorfman introduces the fall 2015 issue. He discusses a new essay by Richard Goldstone; a book symposium on Michael Blake’s Justice and Foreign Policy; articles on democracy in the age of the Internet and ethical consumption; and reviews of books by Deen Chatterjee, David Bosco, and Michael Walzer.

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