Preface; Acknowledgments; 1. Introduction to international organizations; 2. Theory, methods, and international organizations; 3. The World Trade Organization; 4. The International Monetary Fund and the World Bank; 5. The United Nations I: law and administration; 6. The United Nations II: international peace and security; 7. The International Labor Organization; 8. The International Court of Justice; 9. The International Criminal Court; 10. The European Union and regional organizations; 11. Conclusion; Index.
Ian Hurd is Associate Professor of Political Science and Director of the International Studies program at Northwestern University, Illinois. He is an award-winning teacher and researcher on international law, politics and international relations. He has written several books on the UN Security Council and is co-editor of The Oxford Handbook of International Organizations (with Jacob Katz Cogan, 2016).