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Title Closing or widening the gap? : legitimacy and democracy in regional integration organizations / edited by Andrea Ribeiro Hoffmann, Anna van der Vleuten
Published Aldershot, England ; Burlington, VT : Ashgate, [2007]
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Description 1 online resource (xxiii, 206 pages) : illustrations
Series Non-state actors in international law, politics, and governance series
Non-state actors in international law, politics, and governance series.
Contents Cover; Contents; List of Figures and Tables; List of Contributors; Foreword; Series Editor's Preface; Acknowledgements; List of Abbreviations; Part 1 Introduction; Part 2 Defining and Assessing Legitimacy and Democracy in RIOs; Part 3 RIOs, Regional Parliaments and Subnational State Actors; Part 4 RIOs, Legitimacy and Non-State Actors; Part 5 RIOs and the Member States: Legitimacy and Democracy; Part 6 Conclusion; Index
Summary Combining normative analysis and theory-driven empirical research in a comparative framework, this volume clarifies and explains the connections between regional international governance, legitimacy and democracy. It focuses on the quality of democracy and the legitimacy of policy making in multilevel regional systems
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
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Subject International agencies -- Evaluation.
Regionalism (International organization) -- Evaluation.
World politics -- 1989-
Form Electronic book
Author Ribeiro Hoffmann, Andrea.
Vleuten, Anna van der, 1960-
ISBN 0754689719 (electronic bk.)
9780754689713 (electronic bk.)