Cross-Posting from the global norms blog In my last blog post, I quickly presented a preliminary, quantitative look at our textbook corpus.  From that perspective, it appeared as though there has been little change over the last four decades regarding how textbook authors evaluate international institutions. While we did find some...

Cross-Posting from the global norms blog Welcome back to the global norms blog. In this post, I will briefly discuss some findings of our first phase. In our first study, we were looking at a selection of academic textbooks to find out how textbook authors evaluate international institutions and how...

PDF download Abstract In the last decades, the number of international and transnational regulatory institutions has risen significantly. These new forms of regulation challenge the traditional criterium of democracy: the congruence of the governing and the governed. Consequently, regulation in the transnational space needs to be assessed critically with respect to its democratic qualities....

Die GML stand in diesem Jahr unter dem Motto E-Kooperation und E-Praxis. Im Fokus standen Vorträge zu innovativen Ideen und Anwendungen der modernen Internettechnologien (Stichwort Web 2.0), die die Kooperation zwischen verschiedenen Institutionen, Wissenschaftlern und mit der Wirtschaft erleichtern. Ein zweiter Schwerpunkt lag auf der Anwendung von Technologien für effektive und innovative Lehre an der...