Originally published in 1978, this book examines how the states-system grew over generations, first within Europe, then world wide and how the idea of the state came to monopolise our vision of the world. It discusses the grounds for the division of humanity into separate states in reason and history and whether or not we can use terms like ‘obligation’ and ‘justice’ in seeking to understand our relations with people of other states.
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Michael Donelan is Emeritus Reader in International Relations, London School of Economics and Political Science.
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Book Description Allen & Unwin, 1978. Book Condition: Good. N/A. Former Library book. Shows some signs of wear, and may have some markings on the inside. Bookseller Inventory # GRP63010691
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Book Description George Allen and Unwin, London, 1978. Hard Cover. Book Condition: As New. Dust Jacket Condition: As New. First Edition. 220 pages. Book and Jacket appear to have hardly been read and are both in As new condition throughout. The only exception is a small inscription to the inside page. Against The Trend Of Much Recent Writing, The Questions Worth Asking And Teaching About And Studying In The Search For Understanding Are Here Seen To Be Historical And Moral. Bookseller Inventory # 044682
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