The November 2014 edition of Global Policy contains two special sections on ‘The Arms Trade Treaty and Global Civil Society’ edited by Matthew Bolton, and ‘International Education - Students and Domestic Policy Challenges’ edited by Brian Stoddart and Tom Kirk. It also features research articles on human rights, reinvigorating the new wars debate and LGBT laws. The issue's practitioners' commentaries focus on rights to food, brands and their social roles, and globalization and international business.
Conor Gearty - The State of Human Rights
Michael Bohlander - Criminalising LGBT Persons Under National Criminal Law and Article 7(1)(h) and (3) of the ICC Statute
J. Juan Masullo and Bajo Jone Lauzurika - Bringing the ‘New Wars’ Debate Back on Track: Building on Critiques, Identifying Opportunities, and Moving Forward
Denise Garcia - Global Norms on Arms: The Significance of the Arms Trade Treaty for Global Security in World Politics
Special Section: The Arms Trade Treaty and Global Civil Society, edited by Matthew Bolton
Matthew Bolton, Helena Whall, Allison Pytlak, Hector Guerra and Katelyn E. James - The Arms Trade Treaty from a Global Civil Society Perspective: Introducing Global Policy's Special Section
Matthew Bolton and Katelyn E. James - Nascent Spirit of New York or Ghost of Arms Control Past?: The Normative Implications of the Arms Trade Treaty for Global Policymaking
Helena Whall and Allison Pytlak - The Role of Civil Society in the International Negotiations on the Arms Trade Treaty
Matthew Bolton, Héctor Guerra, Ray Acheson and Oliver Sprague - The Road Forward for the Arms Trade Treaty: A Civil Society Practitioner Commentary
Ioana Cismas - The Right to Food Beyond De-Mythification: Time to Shed the Inferiority Complex of Socio-Economic Rights
Michael Chibba - Globalization and International Business as Interdependent Phenomena
Anna Simpson - Brands Weigh Up Their Social Role
Practitioners' Special Section: International Education - Students and Domestic Policy Challenges, edited by Brian Stoddart and Tom Kirk
Brian Stoddart - International Education: The Hard Edge of Soft Power
Dean Forbes - International University Campuses and the Knowledge Economy: The University City Project in Adelaide
Simon Fraser - The Role for Technical and Vocational Education and Training and Donor Agencies in Developing Economies
Responses to Articles
Zhonglu Zeng - Capital Controls: Economic Models and Contingency Strategies
Dražen Derado - Is There an Alternative to the Present Model of Economic Governance of the Eurozone?
Richard Beardsworth - Whither Global Governance?