Author(s): Gordon Mace, Jean-Philippe Therien, Diana Tussie, Olivier DabГЁne
Despite the massive collection of regional and international summits there’s little or no recognized concerning the functioning and affect of this actual form of diplomatic observe. While spotting that the rising significance of summits is a common phenomenon, this quantity takes good thing about the richness of the Americas experiment to supply a theoretically grounded comparative research of recent summitry. The e-book addresses questions equivalent to: How efficient have summits been ? How have civil society and different non-state actors been concerned about summits? How have summits impacted at the control of regional affairs? Filling an important void within the literature, this quantity provides an authentic contribution serving to to know the way summitry has change into a central function of global politics. It shall be of significant passion to scholars and students of international relations, world organizations, and international/regional governance.