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Building cosmopolis : the political thought of H.G. Wells

Author: John S Partington
Publisher: Aldershot, Hants, England ; Burlington, VT : Ashgate, ©2003.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Following an examination of the development of H.G. Well's political thought from inception to fruition, this study argues that Wells's political thoughts rank him alongside David Mitrany as one of  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Criticism, interpretation, etc
History
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Partington, John S., 1973-
Building cosmopolis.
Aldershot, Hants, England ; Burlington, VT : Ashgate, ©2003
(OCoLC)606495785
Online version:
Partington, John S., 1973-
Building cosmopolis.
Aldershot, Hants, England ; Burlington, VT : Ashgate, ©2003
(OCoLC)607012887
Named Person: H G Wells; H G Wells; Herbert G Wells
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: John S Partington
ISBN: 0754633837 9780754633839
OCLC Number: 51306897
Description: xi, 196 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents: Liberal internationalism, 'Ethical evolution' and cosmopolitan socialism --
The death of the static: H.G. Wells and the kinetic utopia --
From 'the larger synthesis' to the league of free nations --
Educational reform from the outline of history to the 'permanent world encyclopaedia' / From the league of nations to the functional world state --
Human rights and public accountability in the functional world state --
The forgotten cosmopolitan: H.G. Wells and postwar transnationalism.
Responsibility: John S. Partington.
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