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The European Union and the BRICS

Complex Relations in the Era of Global Governance

  • Marek Rewizorski
  • Outlines unique fields of global governance

  • Explores opportunities and challenges of the relationship between the EU and individual BRICS in areas of politics, economic development, trade and finance and external relations and security

  • Analyzes the strengths and weaknesses of the EU as a normative power


Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-x
  2. Marek Rewizorski
    Pages 1-8
  3. The European Union, the BRICS and Global Governance

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 9-9
    2. Marco António Martins
      Pages 27-37
    3. Marina Larionova, Andrey Shelepov
      Pages 39-55
  4. The European Union and the BRICS: Power Relations in the Era of Global Governance

About this book


This book explores the relations between the EU and the BRICS in the areas of politics, economic development, trade, and security. The contributions cover topics such as the position of the EU and BRICS in the global order and the EU as a "normative power," as well as the evolution, characteristics and institutionalization of BRICS and the roles of its member countries Brazil, Russia, India, China, South Africa. The book will appeal to researchers and scholars interested in the rise of BRICS and the resulting challenges and opportunities for the European Union and Global Governance.


BRICS European Union Global Governance Global Order International Power Relations

Editors and affiliations

  • Marek Rewizorski
    • 1
  1. 1.KolobrzegPoland

About the editors

Marek Rewizorski – Ph.D. in Political Science, lawyer, Assistant Professor in the Pomeranian University in Słupsk, expert of the Polish National Centre of Science in Global Governance and G8/G20 issues, author of more than 70. works in the areas of Political Science, International Relations and European Studies, reviewer in Journal of International Relations and Development (JIRD), member of several national and international associations.

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