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Boundaries of the International

Law and Empire

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$48.00 • £38.95 • €43.00

ISBN 9780674980815

Publication Date: 03/12/2018

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304 pages

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

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  • 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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