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Justice among Nations

A History of International Law

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$53.50 • £42.95 • €48.00

ISBN 9780674725294

Publication Date: 02/18/2014


640 pages

6-1/8 x 9-1/4 inches


  • Acknowledgments
  • Introduction
  • I. Law and Morality Abroad (to ca. AD 1550)
    • 1. Doing Justice to Others
    • 2. Keeping Kings in Check
    • 3. New Worlds and Their Challenges
  • II. Reason and Its Rivals (ca. 1550–1815)
    • 4. Putting Nature and Nations Asunder
    • 5. Of Spiders and Bees
  • III. A Positive Century (1815–1914)
    • 6. Breaking with the Past
    • 7. Dissident Voices
    • 8. In Full Flower
  • IV. Between Yesterday and Tomorrow (1914–)
    • 9. Dreams Born and Shattered
    • 10. Building Anew
    • 11. Shadows across the Path
  • Conclusion
  • Notes
  • Bibliographic Essay
  • Index

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