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Published: 25 April 2019

298 Pages | 5 hts


ISBN: 9780190055585

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Legalist Empire

International Law and American Foreign Relations in the Early Twentieth Century

Benjamin Allen Coates

  • Restores the place of law in the making of foreign policy.
  • Shows the role of international lawyers in the making of American empire in the late 19th and first half of the 20th century.
  • Explores the role of national and imperial ideologies in the creation of the international law profession in the United States