Latin America and the liberal international order: an agenda for research

  title={Latin America and the liberal international order: an agenda for research},
  author={Tom Long},
  journal={International Affairs},
  • Tom Long
  • Published 1 November 2018
  • Political Science
  • International Affairs
Recent debates about challenges to the liberal international order (LIO) have led International Relations (IR) scholars, both those critical and supportive of the concept, to examine its origins and effects. While this work has shed new light on the evolution of international order, there has been a surprising absence: Latin America. I explore the theoretical consequences of this empirical gap for IR's understanding of the liberal international order. After assessing the literature's treatment… 
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