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The Resource States of war : Enlightenment origins of the political, David William Bates

States of war : Enlightenment origins of the political, David William Bates

Label
States of war : Enlightenment origins of the political
Title
States of war
Title remainder
Enlightenment origins of the political
Statement of responsibility
David William Bates
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
We fear that the growing threat of violent attack, whether from terrorism or other sources, has upset the balance between existential concepts of political power, which emphasize security, and traditional notions of constitutional limits meant to protect civil liberties. We worry that constitutional states cannot, during a time of war, terror, and extreme crisis, maintain legality and preserve civil rights and freedoms. David W. Bates allays these concerns by revisiting the theoretical origins of the modern constitutional state, which, he argues, recognized and made room for tensions amon
Member of
Cataloging source
YDXCP
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Bates, David William
Dewey number
320.109/033
Index
index present
Language note
In English
LC call number
JC171
LC item number
.B38 2012
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Columbia studies in political thought/political history
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • State, The
  • Sovereignty
  • Natural law
  • War (International law)
  • Enlightenment
  • POLITICAL SCIENCE
  • POLITICAL SCIENCE
  • POLITICAL SCIENCE
  • POLITICAL SCIENCE
  • POLITICAL SCIENCE
  • Enlightenment
  • Natural law
  • Sovereignty
  • State, The
  • War (International law)
  • Politische Philosophie
  • Naturrecht
  • Souveränität
  • Aufklärung
Label
States of war : Enlightenment origins of the political, David William Bates
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Foreword; Preface; States of War; Introduction; The Autonomous State andthe Origin of the Political; States of Reasoning; Locke's Natural History of the Political; Systems of Sovereignty in Montesquieu; Rousseau's Cybernetic Political Body; Conclusion; Notes; Index
Control code
761369125
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xvii, 256 pages).
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780231528665
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other control number
10.7312/bate15804
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • 22573/cttgqxwj
  • 8b6585c3-590b-4124-af40-1ceff2b879b0
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)761369125
Label
States of war : Enlightenment origins of the political, David William Bates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Foreword; Preface; States of War; Introduction; The Autonomous State andthe Origin of the Political; States of Reasoning; Locke's Natural History of the Political; Systems of Sovereignty in Montesquieu; Rousseau's Cybernetic Political Body; Conclusion; Notes; Index
Control code
761369125
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xvii, 256 pages).
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780231528665
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other control number
10.7312/bate15804
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • 22573/cttgqxwj
  • 8b6585c3-590b-4124-af40-1ceff2b879b0
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)761369125

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