Emerging Powers and the Notion of International Responsibility: moral duty or shifting goalpost?

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Kenkel, Kai Michael; Martins, Marcelle Trote;
(2016)
  • Publisher: Brazilian Political Science Association
  • Journal: Brazilian Political Science Review (issn: 1981-3821, eissn: 1981-3821)
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  • Related identifiers: doi: 10.1590/1981-38212016000100003
  • Subject: international system | Brazil | internationales System | international politics | Basic Research, General Concepts and History of Political Science | International relations | Allgemeines, spezielle Theorien und Schulen, Methoden, Entwicklung und Geschichte der Politikwissenschaft | Schutzmacht | Political science (General) | protecting power | Responsibility | emerging powers | Verantwortungsethik | Brasilien | internationale Politik | JA1-92 | UNO-Sicherheitsrat | UN Security Council | ethics of responsibility | International Relations, International Politics, Foreign Affairs, Development Policy | internationale Beziehungen, Entwicklungspolitik | Weltweit; Global; Struktur des internationalen Systems; Strukturveränderungen im internationalen System; Status und Rolle im internationalen System; Internationales Gleichgewicht; Responsibility To Protect; Schutzverantwortung | Political science | politische Intervention | R2P | Internationale Beziehungen | political intervention | political philosophy | politische Philosophie | intervention | Politikwissenschaft | 10500
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The rise of new powers and attendant shifts in the global balance of power have led to calls for UN Security Council reform. Established powers have often responded by linking increased influence in the international system with the assumption of more international resp... View more
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