Undergraduate Module Descriptor

POL2109: International Organisations in a Contested World Order

This module descriptor refers to the 2022/3 academic year.

Indicative Reading List

This reading list is indicative - i.e. it provides an idea of texts that may be useful to you on this module, but it is not considered to be a confirmed or compulsory reading list for this module.

The module’s reading list will combine handbook chapters and important papers in the history of research on international organization. The following handbooks constitute a good starting point:

  • Hurd I. (2018) International Organizations. Politics, Law, Practice. Cambridge: CUP.
  • Katz Cogan J., Hurd I., Johnstone I., eds. (2016) The Oxford Handbook of International Organizations. Oxford: Oxford University Press.
  • Reinalda B. (2013) Routledge Handbook of International Organization. London: Routledge.
  • Schiavone G. (2008) International Organizations: A Dictionary and Directory. Basingstoke: Palgrave Macmillan.