By Michele Acuto
This booklet illustrates the significance of worldwide towns for international politics and highlights the diplomatic connections among towns and worldwide governance.
While there's a starting to be physique of literature involved in explaining the modifications of the overseas order, little theorisation has taken under consideration the major metropolises of our time as parts of those revolutions. the quantity seeks to fill this hole through demonstrating how worldwide towns have a pervasive enterprise in modern worldwide governance.
The book argues that international towns can lead to 3 basic benefits on conventional IR paradigms. First, it allows an eclectic flip in the direction of extra nuanced analyses of worldwide politics. moment, it widens the horizon of the self-discipline via a multiscalar photograph of world governance. 3rd, it underscores how international towns have a strategic diplomatic positioning in terms of center modern demanding situations reminiscent of weather change.
This booklet can be of a lot curiosity to scholars of city reports, worldwide governance, international relations and diplomacy in general.