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US Hegemony and International Organizations: The United States and Multilateral Institutions

Rosemary Foot, S. Neil MacFarlane, and Michael Mastanduno


The relationship between the US and some of the central multilateral organizations is an essential feature of contemporary international relations. This book brings together a range of leading scholars to examine this crucial phenomenon. Its aims are twofold: first, to describe and explain US behaviour in and towards a wide range of significant international institutions (including the UN, the World Bank and IMF, the WTO, NATO, and the Organization of American States); and second, to examine the impact of US behaviour on the capacity of each organization to meet its own objectives. The study e ... More

Keywords: behaviour, economics, environment, global organizations, hegemony, impact, international organizations, multilateral organizations, regional organizations, relationships, security, United States, US hegemony

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Print publication date: 2003 Print ISBN-13: 9780199261437
Published to Oxford Scholarship Online: November 2003 DOI:10.1093/0199261431.001.0001


Affiliations are at time of print publication.

Rosemary Foot, editor
St Antony's College, Oxford University
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S. Neil MacFarlane, editor
St Anne's College, Oxford University
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Michael Mastanduno, editor
Dickey Center for International Understanding, Dartmouth College
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