Justice,Humanity and the New World Order / Edition 1

Justice,Humanity and the New World Order / Edition 1

by Ian Ward
     
 

ISBN-10: 0754623084

ISBN-13: 9780754623083

Pub. Date: 04/01/2003

Publisher: Ashgate Publishing, Limited

Justice, Humanity and the New World Order offers a refreshing analysis of current jurisprudential concerns regarding the "new world order" by examining them in the intellectual context of the late eighteenth-century Enlightenment. After setting the historical context, the author investigates aspects of Enlightenment political culture as well as aspects of the "new…  See more details below

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Justice, Humanity and the New World Order offers a refreshing analysis of current jurisprudential concerns regarding the "new world order" by examining them in the intellectual context of the late eighteenth-century Enlightenment. After setting the historical context, the author investigates aspects of Enlightenment political culture as well as aspects of the "new world order", including international relations, the European Union and human rights. In conclusion, the author introduces the concept of "new humanism", which he suggests, drawing on certain aspects of Enlightenment political philosophy, can complement the "new world order".

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780754623083
Publisher:
Ashgate Publishing, Limited
Publication date:
04/01/2003
Series:
Law, Justice and Power Series
Pages:
192
Product dimensions:
8.22(w) x 7.94(h) x 0.18(d)

Table of Contents

Preface
Introduction: before the Law1
1Sense and Sensibility25
2Prometheus Unbound47
3A New World Order73
4The Peoples of Europe97
5The Battle for Humanity119
Conclusion: towards a New Humanism?143
Bibliography163
Index179

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