Sovereignty, Rights and Justice: International Political Theory Today / Edition 1

Sovereignty, Rights and Justice: International Political Theory Today / Edition 1

by Christopher Brown, Chris Brown
     
 

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ISBN-10: 0745623034

ISBN-13: 9780745623030

Pub. Date: 07/28/2002

Publisher: Wiley

Sovereignty, Rights and Justice surveys the relationship between international relations theory and political theory, showing the way in which these two discourses, once considered separate, are now intertwined. In the first part of the book an historical overview of the international political theory on the 'Westphalia System' is presented, with brief accounts of the

Overview

Sovereignty, Rights and Justice surveys the relationship between international relations theory and political theory, showing the way in which these two discourses, once considered separate, are now intertwined. In the first part of the book an historical overview of the international political theory on the 'Westphalia System' is presented, with brief accounts of the law of nations, and the notion of an 'international society' as well as an examination of the international thought of the Enlightenment and of nineteenth- century industrial society.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780745623030
Publisher:
Wiley
Publication date:
07/28/2002
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
296
Product dimensions:
6.10(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.85(d)

Table of Contents

Preface.

Prologue: September 11th, 2001.

Introduction: Sovereignty, Rights and Justice.

The Westphalia System: The Law of Nations and the Society of States.

The Enlightenment and Post-Enlightenment Thought.

Realism, Liberal Internationalism and 20th Century International Political Theory.

Self-Determination and Non-Intervention.

Force, Violence and International Political Theory.

The Contemporary International Human Rights Regime.

Humanitarianism and Humanitarian Intervention.

Global Inequality and International Social Justice.

Cultural Diversity and International Political Theory.

Post-Westphalian International Political Theory.

A World Gone Wrong?.

Bibliography.

Index

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