International Organization and Industrial Change

International Organization and Industrial Change : Global Governance Since 1850

3.33 (3 ratings by Goodreads)

Free delivery worldwide

Available. Dispatched from the UK in 2 business days
When will my order arrive?


This is a wide-ranging historical account of world organization and industrial change, providing the background to current debates about reform of the U. N. system.
show more

Product details

  • Paperback | 340 pages
  • 152 x 226 x 20mm | 521.64g
  • Polity Press
  • Oxford, United Kingdom
  • English
  • 0745612245
  • 9780745612249
  • 2,205,649

About Professor Craig N. Murphy

Craig Murphy is the co-editor of
The New International Political Economy (Macmillan, 1991) and author of
The Emergence of the New Ideology (Westviw, 1984).
show more

Table of contents

List of Figures.
List of Tables.
1. The Promise of Liberal Internationalism.
2. Building the Public International Unions.
3. The Unions' Work and How it was Done.
4. The Second Industrial Revolution and the Great War.
5. Liberal Learning and the Free World Order.
6. The Work of League and the U. N. System.
7. Prosperity and Disappointment.
8. Toward the Next World Order.
Appendix: Data on the Civil Activities of Global Igos.
show more

Review quote

'International Organization and Industrial Change is a challenging and original work.' Robert O. Keohane, Harvard University 'This book will be an asset to students and teachers concerned with multilateralism and world order.' Robert W. Cox, York University, Canada 'A very interesting and eminently documented work.' Kyklos
show more

Rating details

3 ratings
3.33 out of 5 stars
5 0% (0)
4 33% (1)
3 67% (2)
2 0% (0)
1 0% (0)
Book ratings by Goodreads
Goodreads is the world's largest site for readers with over 50 million reviews. We're featuring millions of their reader ratings on our book pages to help you find your new favourite book. Close X