Community of Values or Community of Practice? Worlding the Study of Region-Building

@article{Kavalski2018CommunityOV,
  title={Community of Values or Community of Practice? Worlding the Study of Region-Building},
  author={Emilian Kavalski},
  journal={East Asian Community Review},
  year={2018},
  volume={1},
  pages={5-17}
}
This study contributes to the nascent worlding of the study of regionalism. In a significant departure from the existing literature, such investigation takes as its point of departure the different repertoires of region-building provided by the EU and China. For the EU, these are the legal framework of the acquis communautaire which presage a rule-based regionalization and for China, these are the social practices of guanxi which bespeak a relational regionalization. Such framing uncovers that… Expand