Norms over Force: The Enigma of European Power by Z. LaNorms over Force: The Enigma of European Power by Z. La

Norms over Force: The Enigma of European Power

byZ. La

Hardcover | October 14, 2008

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Can Europe defend its social model in a globalized world when the US, China, India and Russia are enhancing their national sovereignties and playing power politics? This original and informative book addresses such questions and considers if Europe, although it is not a 'super state', would be able to impose norms over force.
ZAKI LAIDI is Senior Research Fellow and Professor of International Relations at Sciences Po (Paris) and at the College of Europe in Bruges, Belgium. He has extensively published on International Relations, globalization and Europe. He recently publishedThe Great Disruption, Polity, 2007, and editedEU Foreign Policy in a Globalized Wor...
Title:Norms over Force: The Enigma of European PowerFormat:HardcoverDimensions:179 pages, 8.5 × 5.51 × 0.56 inPublished:October 14, 2008Publisher:Palgrave MacmillanLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0230604609

ISBN - 13:9780230604605

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Table of Contents

Why Europe Cannot Be a Superpower Norms over Power Norms for What Preferences? The Rejection of Realpolitik European Governance and American Sovereignism Is Constitutionalizing the World Order the Answer? Norms and Geopolitics Conclusion

Editorial Reviews

"This important book will be of interest to international relations scholars and decision makers and especially to those concerned with the EU-US relationship. This book should be in every academic library... Highly recommended." —CHOICE