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Social Practices of Rule-Making in World Politics

Mark Raymond


Social Practices of Rule-Making in World Politics identifies a class of social practices of rule-making, interpretation, and application, demonstrating the causal importance of these practices (and the procedural rules that constitute and govern them) in explaining outcomes in world politics. The book utilizes rule-oriented and practice-turn constructivist approaches to argue that procedural rules about rule-making, or secondary rules, shape the way that actors present and evaluate proposals for change in the rules and institutions that structure international systems. The book examines four i ... More

Keywords: International Relations theory, constructivism, rules, procedural rules, secondary rules, social practice, global governance, international system, international security, cybersecurity

Bibliographic Information

Print publication date: 2019 Print ISBN-13: 9780190913113
Published to Oxford Scholarship Online: March 2019 DOI:10.1093/oso/9780190913113.001.0001


Affiliations are at time of print publication.

Mark Raymond, author
Wick Cary Assistant Professor of International Security, Department of International and Area Studies, University of Oklahoma