State Sovereignty As Social Construct

Author: Thomas J. Biersteker
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
ISBN: 9780521565998
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This book describes, theorizes and illustrates the practices which have socially constructed, reproduced, reconstructed, and deconstructed various sovereign ideals and resistances to them.


Author: Robert Jackson
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 074565472X
Size: 39.51 MB
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In this highly accessible book, Robert Jackson provides a concise and comprehensive introduction to the history and meaning of sovereignty.


Author: F. H. Hinsley
Publisher: CUP Archive
ISBN: 9780521339889
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For this new edition Professor Hinsley has wholly rewritten the last chapter to bring the history up to date, and to make some new concluding remarks.


Author: Jean Bethke Elshtain
Publisher: Hachette UK
ISBN: 0786721642
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In this seminal work of political history and political theory, leading scholar and public intellectual Jean Bethke Elshtain examines the origins and meanings of “sovereignty” as it relates to all the ways we attempt to explain our ...


Author: Bertrand de Jouvenel
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
ISBN: 1107600170
Size: 75.32 MB
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Bertrand de Jouvenel examines the relationship between the distribution of power and the creation of an ethical society.

Quasi States

Author: Robert H. Jackson
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
ISBN: 9780521447836
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He concludes by assessing the future of quasi-states and the institution of negative sovereignty.

Sovereignty As Responsibility

Author: Francis M. Deng
Publisher: Brookings Institution Press
ISBN: 9780815719731
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This book shows how that responsibility can be exercised by states over their own population, and by other states in assistance to their fellow sovereigns.

The Sovereignty Of Good

Author: Iris Murdoch
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 113457570X
Size: 42.25 MB
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This brilliant work shows why Iris Murdoch remains essential reading: a vivid and uncompromising style, a commitment to forceful argument, and a courage to go against the grain. With a foreword by Mary Midgley.

Bodin On Sovereignty

Author: Jean Bodin
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
ISBN: 9780521349925
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This volume contains the essential points of Jean Bodin's theory of sovereignty, a landmark in legal theory and royalist ideology. The four chapters presented form the core of Bodin's classic work, Six Livres de la Republique.

The Sovereignty Of Human Rights

Author: Patrick Macklem
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 0190267321
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The book contrasts this legal conception of international human rights with moral conceptions that conceive of human rights as instruments that protect universal features of what it means to be a human being.