End of Sovereignty?: The Politics of a Shrinking and Fragmenting World
-End of Sovereignty?: The Politics of a Shrinking and Fragmenting World- State soveriegnty has traditionally been one of the central ordering concepts in the study of international relations. This book re-examines the theory and practice of state sovereignty against the backdrop of rapid economic, technological and constitutional changes which have shaped the modern world. "The End of Sovereignty?" explores the evolving pattern of interaction between national, sub-national and trans-national actors and the continued relevance of the nation of sovereignty to an understanding of contemporary politics. In the process, the book offers a contribution to political theory, new insight into the emerging world political system and an analysis of the new macro-political agenda.