International Institutions and Socialization in Europe
An International Organization Reader
Edited by Jeffrey T. Checkel
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International Institutions and Socialization in Europe by Jeffrey T. Checkel
Book DescriptionSince the path-breaking work of Karl Deutsch on security communities and Ernst Haas on European integration, it has been clear that international institutions may create senses of community and belonging beyond the nation state. Put differently, they can socialize. Yet the mechanisms underlying such dynamics have been unclear. This volume explores these mechanisms of international community building, from a resolutely eclectic stand point. Rationalism is thus the social theory of choice for some contributors, while others are more comfortable with social constructivism. This problem-driven perspective and the theoretical bridge building it are the cutting edge in international relations theory. By providing more fined-grained arguments on precisely how international institutions matter, such an approach sheds crucial light on the complex relationship between states and institutions, between rational choice and social constructivism, and, in our case, between Europe and the nation state.
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Book DetailsISBN: 9780521689373
(228mm x 152mm x 17mm)
Imprint: Cambridge University Press
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
Publish Date: 19-Feb-2007
Country of Publication: United Kingdom
Books By Author Jeffrey T. Checkel
Process Tracing, Hardback (November 2014)
This book provides empirically grounded conceptual, design and practical advice on conducting process tracing, a key method of qualitative research.
Transnational Dynamics of Civil War, Paperback (March 2014)
Combining innovative theory with detailed case studies, this book offers a novel account of the border-crossing processes of civil war.
European Identity, Hardback (February 2009)
An ambitious volume which asks why hopes are fading for a single European identity, despite decades of European integration.
Ideas and International Political Change, Hardback (January 1997)» View all books by Jeffrey T. Checkel
Drawing on data from interviews with key Soviet architects of "new thinking" and of Gorbachev-era policy reforms, this text offers an historical narrative of political change in the late Soviet period, along with theoretical insights into the effect of ideas on state behaviour.
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Author Biography - Jeffrey T. Checkel
Jeffrey T. Checkel is Professor of Political Science at the University of Oslo. His research and teaching interests are international relations theory, European integration, politics in the former USSR and West Europe, and human rights. He is the author of Ideas and International Political Change: Soviet/Russian Behavior and the End of the Cold War, and has published widely in leading European and American scholarly journals.
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