Coping and Conformity in World Politics (Routledge Advances by Hugh C. Dyer

By Hugh C. Dyer

Conformity is a standard coping approach for facing stresses in political events, in addition a technique for facing the inability of agreed foundations. This paintings introduces the conceptual frameworks of coping and conformity to supply a brand new research of the moral and political calls for of overseas life.

The quantity argues that coping via conformity is the single ability to be had for facing uncertainty and the absence of shared foundations, and whereas conformity could be a principally functional factor it additionally displays a consensus on values. Dyer attracts on contemporary severe theoretical views in addition to enticing with dominant ‘liberal’ assumptions within the worldwide context supplying a severe learn of the impression of norms and values in international politics.

The ebook additionally addresses wider problems with freedom and necessity, individualism and communitarianism and cosmopolitanism, supplier and constitution, and the legitimacy of governance and associations. The theoretical arguments are illuminated in the ecological context and such fresh issues as weather and effort safety are tested as forceful illustrations of present political demanding situations in addition to a possible resource of insights into the choices.

Providing a clean theoretical viewpoint on international politics, this paintings could be of serious curiosity to all students of worldwide politics, diplomacy and globalization studies.

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