The Resource Revolutions in Sovereignty : How Ideas Shaped Modern International Relations, (electronic resource)

Revolutions in Sovereignty : How Ideas Shaped Modern International Relations, (electronic resource)

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Revolutions in Sovereignty : How Ideas Shaped Modern International Relations
Title
Revolutions in Sovereignty
Title remainder
How Ideas Shaped Modern International Relations
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Language
eng
Summary
How did the world come to be organized into sovereign states? Daniel Philpott argues that two historical revolutions in ideas are responsible. First, the Protestant Reformation ended medieval Christendom and brought a system of sovereign states in Europe, culminating at the Peace of Westphalia in 1648. Second, ideas of equality and colonial nationalism brought a sweeping end to colonial empires around 1960, spreading the sovereign states system to the rest of the globe. In both cases, revolutions in ideas about legitimate political authority profoundly altered the "constitution" that establish
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EBLCP
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Philpott, Daniel
Index
no index present
LC call number
JZ4034
Literary form
non fiction
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dictionaries
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  • Sovereignty
  • International relations
  • Political Science
  • POLITICAL SCIENCE
  • Soevereiniteit
  • Internationale betrekkingen
  • Politieke filosofie
  • International relations
  • Sovereignty
Label
Revolutions in Sovereignty : How Ideas Shaped Modern International Relations, (electronic resource)
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Publication
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online resource
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cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
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text
Content type code
txt
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rdacontent
Contents
  • Cover; contents; tables and figures; preface; part one: revolutions in sovereignty; one: introduction: revolutions in sovereignty; two: the constitution of international society; three: a brief history of constitutions of international society in the west; four: how revolutions in ideas bring revolutions in sovereignty; part two: the founding of the sovereign states system at westphalia; five: westphalia as origin; six: the origin of westphalia; seven: the power of protestant propositions; part three: the revolution of colonial independence: the global expansion of westphalia
  • Eight: ideas and the end of empirenine: the end of the british empire: cashing out the promise of self-government; ten: revolutionary ideas in the british colonies; eleven: britain's burden of empire; twelve: the fall of greater france; part four: the revolutions considered together; thirteen: conclusion: two revolutions, one movement; notes; bibliography; index
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unknown
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1 online resource (352 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781400824236
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(electronic bk.)
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computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
22573/ctt1048h
System control number
  • (OCoLC)730151782
  • (OCoLC)ocn730151782
Label
Revolutions in Sovereignty : How Ideas Shaped Modern International Relations, (electronic resource)
Publication
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Cover; contents; tables and figures; preface; part one: revolutions in sovereignty; one: introduction: revolutions in sovereignty; two: the constitution of international society; three: a brief history of constitutions of international society in the west; four: how revolutions in ideas bring revolutions in sovereignty; part two: the founding of the sovereign states system at westphalia; five: westphalia as origin; six: the origin of westphalia; seven: the power of protestant propositions; part three: the revolution of colonial independence: the global expansion of westphalia
  • Eight: ideas and the end of empirenine: the end of the british empire: cashing out the promise of self-government; ten: revolutionary ideas in the british colonies; eleven: britain's burden of empire; twelve: the fall of greater france; part four: the revolutions considered together; thirteen: conclusion: two revolutions, one movement; notes; bibliography; index
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (352 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781400824236
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
22573/ctt1048h
System control number
  • (OCoLC)730151782
  • (OCoLC)ocn730151782

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