Imperialism, sovereignty, and the making of international law

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Full title: Imperialism, sovereignty, and the making of international law / Antony Anghie.
Main author: Anghie, Antony.
Corporate Authors: Cambridge Books Online
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Summary: This book examines the relationship between imperialism and international law. It argues that colonial confrontation was central to the formation of international law and, in particular, its founding concept, sovereignty. It argues that racial discrimination, cultural subordination and economic exploitation are constitutively significant for the discipline.
Corporate Authors: Cambridge Books Online
Language: English
Published: Cambridge, UK ; New York : Cambridge University Press, 2005.
Classmark: 341
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Series: Cambridge studies in international and comparative law.
Bibliography: Includes bibliographical references (pages 321-341) and index.
ISBN: 9780511614262
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9780511082108
051108210X
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9780511326707