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Sovereignty: History and Theory

Prokhovnik, Raia (2008). Sovereignty: History and Theory. Exeter, UK: Imprint Academic.

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This innovative research monograph on sovereignty argues that the historical examination of the concept and the conceptual analysis of sovereignty are interdependent. The book engages with and makes a significant contribution to the literatures on sovereignty from the history of political thought and political theory. It offers a clear survey and evaluation of interlinked debates within these literatures, and provides lively and scholarly interpretations of thinkers including Bodin, Hobbes, Spinoza, Locke, Rousseau, Kant, Hegel, Foucault and Schmitt.

Item Type: Authored Book
Copyright Holders: 2008 Raia Prokhovnik
ISBN: 1-84540-114-X, 978-1-84540-114-6
Academic Unit/Department: Social Sciences > Politics and International Studies
Interdisciplinary Research Centre: Centre for Citizenship, Identities and Governance (CCIG)
Item ID: 12040
Depositing User: Raia Prokhovnik
Date Deposited: 22 Oct 2008 06:19
Last Modified: 03 Aug 2011 09:40
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