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Governance by indicators : global power through classification and rankings / edited by Kevin Davis ... [et al.].

Publication:
Oxford : Oxford University Press [in association with] Institute for International Law and Justice, New York University School of Law, 2012.
Series:
Law and global governance.
Law and global governance
Format/Description:
Book
xi, 491 p. : ill., maps ; 24 cm.
Subjects:
Political science -- Methodology.
Political indicators.
Ranking and selection (Statistics) -- Political aspects.
Politics, Practical -- Statistical methods.
Contents:
Introduction: Global governance by indicators / Kevin E. Davis, Benedict Kingsbury, and Sally Engle Merry
Beyond supply and demand : a political-economic conceptual model / Tim Büthe
Taming and framing indicators : a legal reconstruction of the OECD's Programme for International Student Assessment (PISA) / Armin von Bogdandy and Matthis Goldmann
The dynamism of indicators / Wendy Nelson Espeland and Michael Saunder
Semiotics of indicators : the case of corporate human rights responsibility / Ronen Shamir and Dana Weiss
Governmentalizing sovereignty : indexes of state fragility and the calculability of political order / Nehal Bhuta
Re-construction of private indicators for public purposes / Katharina Pistor
Legal yardsticks : international financial institutions as diagnosticians and designers of the laws of nations / Terence C. Halliday
From diagnosing under-immunization to evaluating health care systems : immunization coverage indicators as a technology of global governance / Angelina Fisher
Internally displaced population in Colombia : a case study on the domestic aspects of indicators as technologies of global governance / René Urueña
Problems of power in the design of indicators of safety and justice in the global south / Christopher Stone
Measuring human rights : UN indicators in critical perspective / AnnJanette Rosga and Margaret L. Satterthwaite
The use of indicators to measure government responses to human trafficking / Anne T. Gallagher and Janie Chuang
Fighting human trafficking or instituting authoritarian control? : the political co-optation of human rights protection in Belarus / Marina Zaloznaya and John Hagan
Rights-based humanitarian indicators in post-earthquake Haiti / Margaret L. Satterthwaite
Impact investment indicators : a critical assessment / Sarah Dadush
Accountability in the generation of governance indicators / Nikhil K. Dutta
Public regulation of global indicators / Sabino Cassese and Lorenzo Casini.
Notes:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Local notes:
Acquired for the Penn Libraries with assistance from the Bruce Alan Miller Book Fund.
Contributor:
Davis, Kevin E.
New York University. Institute for International Law and Justice.
Bruce Alan Miller Book Fund.
ISBN:
0199658242
9780199658244 (hbk.)
Publisher no.:
99953640254
Web link:
The Bruce Alan Miller Book Fund Home Page
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