Dreams of Peace and Freedom: Utopian Moments in the Twentieth Century

Dreams of Peace and Freedom: Utopian Moments in the Twentieth Century

by Jay Winter
     
 

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ISBN-10: 0300126026

ISBN-13: 9780300126020

Pub. Date: 01/08/2008

Publisher: Yale University Press

"To anyone with a flame of utopian hope still flickering in his or her soul, this moving, wise, and passionate book can only be a blessing."—Foreign Affairs

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"To anyone with a flame of utopian hope still flickering in his or her soul, this moving, wise, and passionate book can only be a blessing."—Foreign Affairs

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780300126020
Publisher:
Yale University Press
Publication date:
01/08/2008
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
272
Product dimensions:
5.50(w) x 8.25(h) x (d)

Table of Contents

Contents

Acknowledgments....................ix
Introduction: Minor Utopias and the Visionary Temperament....................1
1 1900: The Face of Humanity and Visions of Peace....................11
2 1919: Perpetual War/Perpetual Peace....................48
3 1937: Illuminations....................75
4 1948: Human Rights....................99
5 1968: Liberation....................121
6 1992: Global Citizenship....................169
Epilogue: An Alternative History of the Twentieth Century....................204
Notes....................211
Bibliography....................233
Index....................251

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