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The case for sovereignty : why the world should welcome American independence

Author: Jeremy A Rabkin
Publisher: Washington, D.C. : AEI Press, ©2004.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"The Case for Sovereignty engages one of the most contested concepts in contemporary international politics: the sovereign rights of nation-states. Jeremy A. Rabkin defends the concept of sovereignty against common misunderstandings and distortions, and shows how the American founders (and subsequent generations of statesmen) relied upon sovereignty as the most basic principle of international affairs. Contemporary
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Jeremy A Rabkin
ISBN: 0844741833 9780844741833
OCLC Number: 54065040
Description: xv, 257 pages ; 24 cm
Contents: Sovereignty in principle --
Sovereignty despite Atlantic community --
Sovereignty and security --
Holy empire of human rights --
Trade rights and sovereignty --
American aims in a diverse world.
Responsibility: Jeremy A. Rabkin.

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This book goes beyond slogans and catchphrases to engage one of the most contested concepts in contemporary international politics: the sovereign rights of nation-states.  Read more...

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