Introduction: Framing the actors of postnational rule-making / Elaine Fahey Mapping the terrain of institutional 'lawmaking' : form and function in international law / Richard Collins The many faces of rule-making in the EU / Matthias Ruffert International relations and global governance : the EU and ASEAN as actors in global governance institutions / Jens-Uwe Wunderlich Strained actorness : the 'new' European Council in theory and practice / Henri de Waele Transnational parliamentarism and global governance : the new practice of democracy / Davor Jančić Interaction as a site of postnational rule-making : a case study of the Inter-American system of human rights / Rene Urueña The European Union : a shadowy global actor? The UN system as an example / Jan Wouters, Anna-Luise Chané and Jed Odermatt Lawmakers in the shadows : legal academics in the construction of European private law / Ruth Sefton-Green EU lobbyists : rule-makers 'in the shadows'? / Emilia Korkea-aho Concluding reflections.
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