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Boundaries of the International

Law and Empire

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HARDCOVER

$46.50 • £37.95 • €42.00

ISBN 9780674980815

Publication Date: 03/12/2018

Text

304 pages

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

World

  • 1. Introduction: Empire and International Law
  • 2. Oriental Despotism and the Ottoman Empire
  • 3. Nations and Empires in Vattel’s World
  • 4. Critical Legal Universalism in the Eighteenth Century
  • 5. The Rise of Positivism?
  • 6. Historicism in Victorian International Law
  • Epilogue
  • Notes
  • Acknowledgments
  • Index

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