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Introduction: Comparative Regionalism, Why Bother (Again?)

  • Kevin Parthenay
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Abstract

Comparative regionalism has generated a massive academic production. Before starting a journey within what has become an established field of research, it is necessary to recall the reasons that justify an additional contribution. This introduction aims at drawing a general picture of how regionalisms echo the main transformations of world politics and can serve as a grid to understand the international system.

Keywords

Regionalisms World politics Brexit Post-TPP world Comparison 

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  • Kevin Parthenay
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  1. 1.Sciences PoParisFrance

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