A Search For Sovereignty

Author: Lauren Benton
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
ISBN: 1107782716
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A Search for Sovereignty approaches world history by examining the relation of law and geography in European empires between 1400 and 1900.

A Search For Sovereignty

Author: Lauren Benton
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
ISBN: 9780521881050
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A Search for Sovereignty maps a new approach to world history by examining the relation of law and geography in European empires between 1400 and 1900.

A Search For Sovereignty

Author: Lauren Benton
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
ISBN: 9780521707435
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A Search for Sovereignty maps a new approach to world history by examining the relation of law and geography in European empires between 1400 and 1900.

Legal Pluralism And Empires 1500 1850

Author: Richard J. Ross
Publisher: NYU Press
ISBN: 0814771165
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Richard J. Ross is Professor of Law and History at the University of Illinois (Urbana/Champaign) and Director of the Symposium on Comparative Early Modern Legal History.

Law And Colonial Cultures

Author: Lauren Benton
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
ISBN: 9780521009263
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Argues that institutions and culture serve as important elements of international legal order.

Rage For Order

Author: Lauren Benton
Publisher: Harvard University Press
ISBN: 0674737466
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Lauren Benton and Lisa Ford find the origins of international law in empires, especially in the British Empire’s sprawling efforts to refashion the imperial constitution and reorder the world.

Frontiers Of Possession

Author: Tamar Herzog
Publisher: Harvard University Press
ISBN: 0674745183
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Tamar Herzog asks how territorial borders were established in the early modern period and challenges the standard view that national boundaries are settled by military conflicts and treaties.

Human Territoriality

Author: Robert David Sack
Publisher: CUP Archive
ISBN: 9780521311809
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First published in 1986, this book demonstrates that territoriality for humans is not an instinct, but a powerful and often indispensable geographical strategy used to control people and things by controlling area.

The Company State

Author: Philip J. Stern
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 9780199875184
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In this book, Philip J. Stern reveals the history of a corporation concerned not simply with the bottom line but also with the science of colonial governance.

Mercenaries Pirates And Sovereigns

Author: Janice E. Thomson
Publisher: Princeton University Press
ISBN: 9781400821242
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It is distinctively modern. In this book she examines how the present arrangement of the world into violence-monopolizing sovereign states evolved over the six preceding centuries.