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The Resource The Historical Foundations of World Order : The Tower and the Arena

The Historical Foundations of World Order : The Tower and the Arena

Label
The Historical Foundations of World Order : The Tower and the Arena
Title
The Historical Foundations of World Order
Title remainder
The Tower and the Arena
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
MiAaPQ
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Johnston, Douglas
Dewey number
341.09
LC call number
KZ1242 -- .J64 2008eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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International law -- History
Label
The Historical Foundations of World Order : The Tower and the Arena
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Douglas M. Johnston - Biography -- Introduction: The Quest for World Order -- Part One The System -- 1 International Law in Action -- Introduction -- Principle: Diplomatic Immunity -- Pact: The Law of Treaties -- Regulation: Transportation -- Reform: The Law of the Sea -- Protection: The Arctic Environment -- Intervention: Sovereignty and Security -- Final Reflections -- 2 Images of International Law -- The Eurocentric Heritage -- Confrontations of Greek Philosophy -- Rule and Policy in Legal Theory -- Re-Imagining World Order -- Dilemmas -- History -- Final Reflections -- Part Two Out of the Mists -- 3 Primitive Order -- Seeking Out Antiquity -- Ancient Religion -- Ancient Law -- Ancient Warfare -- Ancient Trade -- Ancient Bureaucracy -- Ancient Diplomacy -- Final Reflections -- 4 Universal Order in Classical Antiquity -- I The Greeks -- II The Romans -- III The Chinese -- IV The Indians -- V The Africans -- Final Reflections -- 5 Universal Authority in Pre-modern History -- Descent into Darkness -- Feudal Order -- Faith, Benevolence, and Universality -- Faith, Power and Autonomy -- Crusading Faith, Conquest and Chivalry -- Pacifism and the Laws of War -- Trade and Navigation -- Diplomacy and Treaty-Making -- Final Reflections -- Part Three Into Clear View -- 6 Shaping of the Modern World (1492-1645) -- The Age of Exploration -- The Rise of the Modern Sovereign State -- Religion, War, and the Quest for Perpetual Peace -- The Spirit of the Times -- Piracy, Privateering, and Anarchy at Sea -- Convergence and Divergence of Legal Systems -- The Early Modern International Jurists -- Themes and Controversies -- Final Reflections -- 7 Constructing the Imperial World-system (1618-1815) -- Europe in Ascendancy -- The Peace of Westphalia (1648) -- Battling for the High Ground -- Carving up the World -- The Sinews of Global Sea Power
  • Consolidating the Inter-state System -- China's View of the Outside World -- Themes and Controversies -- Final Reflections -- 8 The Ruling of the Modern World (1815-1905) -- Empire and Progress -- The Sinews of Great Power Diplomacy -- Invention of Modern Constitutional Government -- Patterns of Colonial Dependency -- Sovereignty, Extraterritoriality and Annexation -- China: The Eagles and the Dragon -- The Subjugation of Indigenous Peoples -- Consent and Cooperation Within the System -- The Role Players -- Themes and Issues -- Final Reflections -- 9 Contemporary World Order in Profile -- The Milieu of Contemporary World Order -- The Modes of Contemporary Internationalism -- Preserving International Order -- Regulating the Use of Force -- Promoting World Constitutionalism -- Organizing the Consent and Commitment of the World Community -- Dealing with Disparities -- Guarding our Environment -- Cultivating a Benevolent Society -- Contemporary Issues and Agendas -- Bibliography -- Douglas M. Johnston - List of Publications -- Subject Index -- Index of Names
Control code
UMKCLawddaEBC468163
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
1 online resource (899 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9789047423935
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
UMKC Law: DDA record.
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (MiAaPQ)EBC468163
  • (Au-PeEL)EBL468163
  • (CaPaEBR)ebr10270712
  • (OCoLC)311591631
Label
The Historical Foundations of World Order : The Tower and the Arena
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Douglas M. Johnston - Biography -- Introduction: The Quest for World Order -- Part One The System -- 1 International Law in Action -- Introduction -- Principle: Diplomatic Immunity -- Pact: The Law of Treaties -- Regulation: Transportation -- Reform: The Law of the Sea -- Protection: The Arctic Environment -- Intervention: Sovereignty and Security -- Final Reflections -- 2 Images of International Law -- The Eurocentric Heritage -- Confrontations of Greek Philosophy -- Rule and Policy in Legal Theory -- Re-Imagining World Order -- Dilemmas -- History -- Final Reflections -- Part Two Out of the Mists -- 3 Primitive Order -- Seeking Out Antiquity -- Ancient Religion -- Ancient Law -- Ancient Warfare -- Ancient Trade -- Ancient Bureaucracy -- Ancient Diplomacy -- Final Reflections -- 4 Universal Order in Classical Antiquity -- I The Greeks -- II The Romans -- III The Chinese -- IV The Indians -- V The Africans -- Final Reflections -- 5 Universal Authority in Pre-modern History -- Descent into Darkness -- Feudal Order -- Faith, Benevolence, and Universality -- Faith, Power and Autonomy -- Crusading Faith, Conquest and Chivalry -- Pacifism and the Laws of War -- Trade and Navigation -- Diplomacy and Treaty-Making -- Final Reflections -- Part Three Into Clear View -- 6 Shaping of the Modern World (1492-1645) -- The Age of Exploration -- The Rise of the Modern Sovereign State -- Religion, War, and the Quest for Perpetual Peace -- The Spirit of the Times -- Piracy, Privateering, and Anarchy at Sea -- Convergence and Divergence of Legal Systems -- The Early Modern International Jurists -- Themes and Controversies -- Final Reflections -- 7 Constructing the Imperial World-system (1618-1815) -- Europe in Ascendancy -- The Peace of Westphalia (1648) -- Battling for the High Ground -- Carving up the World -- The Sinews of Global Sea Power
  • Consolidating the Inter-state System -- China's View of the Outside World -- Themes and Controversies -- Final Reflections -- 8 The Ruling of the Modern World (1815-1905) -- Empire and Progress -- The Sinews of Great Power Diplomacy -- Invention of Modern Constitutional Government -- Patterns of Colonial Dependency -- Sovereignty, Extraterritoriality and Annexation -- China: The Eagles and the Dragon -- The Subjugation of Indigenous Peoples -- Consent and Cooperation Within the System -- The Role Players -- Themes and Issues -- Final Reflections -- 9 Contemporary World Order in Profile -- The Milieu of Contemporary World Order -- The Modes of Contemporary Internationalism -- Preserving International Order -- Regulating the Use of Force -- Promoting World Constitutionalism -- Organizing the Consent and Commitment of the World Community -- Dealing with Disparities -- Guarding our Environment -- Cultivating a Benevolent Society -- Contemporary Issues and Agendas -- Bibliography -- Douglas M. Johnston - List of Publications -- Subject Index -- Index of Names
Control code
UMKCLawddaEBC468163
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
1 online resource (899 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9789047423935
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
UMKC Law: DDA record.
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (MiAaPQ)EBC468163
  • (Au-PeEL)EBL468163
  • (CaPaEBR)ebr10270712
  • (OCoLC)311591631

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