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The Roman foundations of the law of nations : Alberico Gentili and the justice of empire / edited by Benedict Kingsbury, Benjamin Straumann.

Publication:
Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, 2010.
Format/Description:
Book
xiv, 382 p. ; 24 cm.
Subjects:
Gentili, Alberico, 1552-1608.
International law -- History.
Roman law -- Influence.
Contents:
1. Introduction: the Roman foundations on the Law of Nations / Benedict Kingsbury, Benjamin Straumann
pt.1. Just empire: the Roman model
2. Meaning of imperium in the last century BC and the first AD / John Richardson
3. Empire and the laws of war: a Roman achaeology / Clifford Ando
4. Alberico Gentili's De armis Romanis: the Roman model of the just empire / Diego Panizza
5. De armis Romanis and the exemplum of Roman imperialism / David Lupher
6. Corpus iuris as a source of law between sovereigns in Alberico Gentili's thought / Benjamin Straumann
Pt.2. Gentili and the law of war
7. Alberico Gentili and the Ottomans / Noel Malcolm
8. Gentili, the poets, and the laws of war / Christopher N. Warren
9. Vitoria, gentili, Bodin: sovereignty and the law of nations / Peter Schroder
10. Alberico Gentili's doctrine of defensive war and it's impact on seventeenth-century normative views / Partel Piirimae
11. alberico Gentili's ius post bellum and early modern peace treaties / Randall Lesaffer
12. Punishment and the ius post bellum / Alexis Blane, Benedict Kingsbury
Pt.3. Law between, beyond, and within sovereigns
13. Legalities of the sea in Gentili's Hispanica Advocatio / Lauren Benton
14. Ius gentium: a defence of Gentili's equation of the law of nations and the law of nature / Jeremy Waldron
15. International law and raison d'etre: rethinking the prehistoruy of international law / Martti Koskenniemi
16. Gentili, Vitoria, and the fabrication of a 'natural law of nations' / Anthony Pagden
Notes:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Local notes:
Acquired for the Penn Libraries with assistance from the William Alexander Lamberton Fund.
Contributor:
Kingsbury, Benedict.
Straumann, Benjamin.
William Alexander Lamberton Fund.
ISBN:
9780199599875 (hbk. : alk. paper)
0199599874 (hbk. : alk. paper)
Publisher no.:
99942730159
Web link:
The William Alexander Lamberton Fund Home Page
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