Journals Higher Education



Published: 01 December 2009

304 Pages

9.2 x 6.1 inches

ISBN: 9780719079092

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British Liberal Internationalism, 1880-1930

Making Progress?

Casper Sylvest

Published by Manchester University Press

  • Examines the core values and main attractions of liberal internationalist ideology
  • Includes a detailed analysis of the international thought of important liberal intellectuals, including John Westlake, Herbert Spencer, Henry Sidgwick, James Bryce and Lord Acton
  • No existing book covers the same material in depth
  • Seeks to recover the variety of liberal international thought at a time when liberal International Relations theory is in danger of losing touch with its historical, intellectual roots

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