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Majority rule in international organization

Cromwell A. Riches

Majority rule in international organization

a study of the trend from unanimity to majority decision

by Cromwell A. Riches

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Published by Johns Hopkins Press in Baltimore .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • International cooperation -- Societies,
  • Arbitration, International -- Societies,
  • International law and relations -- Societies,
  • Congresses and conventions

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliography: p.307-314

    Other titlesInternational organization, Majority rule in
    Statementby Cromwell A. Riches
    The Physical Object
    Paginationviii, 322 p.
    Number of Pages322
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14821145M

    The Electoral College that governs America has been with us since , when Thomas Jefferson's supporters redesigned it for his re-election. The Jeffersonians were motivated by the principle of majority rule. Gone were the days when a president would be elected by . the role of IOs in international politics. The book is intended to fill what I see as a gap in books on IOs and IO theory: “International organizations” are understood in this book to be inclusive intergovernmental organizations. Intergovernmental organizations, as opposed to.

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