Paradoxes Of Peace In Nineteenth Century Europe

Pub Date : 2015 | Author : Thomas Hippler | Publisher : Oxford University Press, USA

ISBN 10 : 9780198727996
ISBN 13 : 0198727992

The use of armed force in conflict is often presented as a 'mission for peace'. How did the word 'peace' come to mean war in certain contexts? When calling for peace, we are callin..

Constitutionalism Legitimacy And Power

Pub Date : 2014-09-25 | Author : Kelly L Grotke | Publisher : OUP Oxford

ISBN 10 : 9780191034718
ISBN 13 : 0191034711

If one counts the production of constitutional documents alone, the nineteenth century can lay claim to being a 'constitutional age'; one in which the generation and reception of c..

The Transformation Of Foreign Policy

Pub Date : 2016-09-21 | Author : Gunther Hellmann | Publisher : Oxford University Press

ISBN 10 : 9780198783862
ISBN 13 : 0198783868

The study of foreign policy is usually concerned with the interaction of states, and thus with governance structures which emerged either with the so-called 'Westphalian system' or..

The Paradox Of American Power

Pub Date : 2003-05-01 | Author : Joseph S. Nye Jr. | Publisher : Oxford University Press

ISBN 10 : 0199839638
ISBN 13 : 9780199839636

Not since the Roman Empire has any nation had as much economic, cultural, and military power as the United States does today. Yet, as has become all too evident through the terrori..