The Dao of World Politics
Towards a Post-Westphalian, Worldist International Relations
||Ling, L. H. M.|
|Series title:||New International Relations Ser.|
|Publication Date:||Oct 2013|
| Book Format:||Paperback|
|List Price:||USD $45.95|
| Book Description: |
This book draws on Daoist yin/yang dialectics to move world politics from the current stasis of hegemony, hierarchy, and violence to a more balanced engagement with parity, fluidity, and ethics.
The author theorizes that we may develop a richer, more representative approach towards sustainable and democratic governance by offering a non-Western alternative to hegemonic debates in IR. The book presents the story of world politics by integrating folk tales and popular...