Introduction : rule of law dynamics in an era of international and transnational governance / Michael Zurn, Andre Nollkaemper, Randy Peerenboom -- Part I. Rule of law at the international, national, and transnational levels -- Measuring the quality of rule of law : virtues, perils, results / Wolfgang Merkel -- International law and the rule of law at the national level / Helmut Philipp Aust and Georg Nolte -- Constraining international authority through the rule of law : legitimatory potential and political dynamics / Tim Gemkow and Michael Zürn -- New modes of governance and the rule of law : the case of transnational rule-making / Gunnar Folke Schuppert -- Part II. Actors : strategies and responses -- A comparison of the rule of law promotion policies of major western powers / Frank Schimmelfennig -- Rule of law promotion through international organizations and NGOs / Monika Heupel -- Combating transnational crime : the role of learning and norm diffusion in the current rule of law wave / Paulette Lloyd, Beth Simmons and Brandon Stewart -- Rule of law challenges in middle income countries and donor approaches to addressing them / Linn Hammergren -- Civil-military cooperation in building the rule of law / Tilmann Röder -- Developing a theoretical framework for evaluating rule of law promotion in developing countries / John Gillespie -- Rule of law promotion after conflict : experimenting in t he Kosovo laboratory / Richard Zajac Sannerholm -- The ICC's intervention in Uganda : which rule of law does it promote? / Sarah Nouwen -- Conclusion : from rule of law p romotion to rule of law dynamics / Randall Peerenboom, Michael Zürn and André Nollkaemper
The world in numbers -- Economic indices -- Human development index -- Ecological footprint -- Environmental performance index -- Poverty, inequality and vulnerability indices -- Happy planet index -- Corruption perception index -- Seeking relationships -- Where are we going?