Syllabus on International Relations

By Parker Thomas Moon; Institute of International Education (New York, N.Y.) | Go to book overview
d. Status of Suez Canal and of the Straits of Bosphorus and Dardanelles.
5. Laws of neutrality.
a. General nature of rights and duties of neutrals under international law.
b. Invasion of neutral states-- Belgium and Luxemburg; China, Greece and Persia.
c. Violation of maritime rights of neutrals (above, 3).
d. Disputes regarding right of neutrals (especially U. S. A.) to furnish belligerents with munitions and supplies.
6. Law versus "military necessity."
a. The doctrine of military necessity.

References:-- Fisher, Memories. Churchill, World Crisis. Munroe Smith, Militarism versus Statecraft.

b. The practice of the doctrine (above, 2, 3, 4).
c. The sanctity of treaties as a war issue.
7. Lack of sanctions as one reason for disregard of international law during Great War.
8. Sanctity of treaties as a war issue.
a. Popular impression during the War that Allies were defending sanctity of treaties.
b. Disregard of some treaties by Allies.
c. Materialistic character of Allied war aims as revealed by secret treaties (above).

B. MILITARY VERSUS CIVILIAN CONTROL.
References:-- Wright (P. E.), At the Supreme War Council, esp. 97-106. Maurice (Sir F.), Intrigues of the War. Churchill (W. S.), The World Crisis. Ludendorff, Kriegführung und Politik.
1. Great power and influence of general staffs in war.
2. Tendency of military and naval leaders to resent "civilian interference."
3. Tendency of military leaders to assume political powers--especially, virtual dictatorship of Ludendorff in Germany.
4. Tendency of military leaders to place "military necessity" above law or diplomacy (above, A-5).
5. Tendency of military leaders to encourage annexationist aims (above, V).
6. 6. Conversely, interference with military plans by civilians, for political reasons.

C. WAR PROPAGANDA.
References:--* Encyclopædia Britannica, XXXII, 176-185. These Eventful Years, I, ch. 17. Lippmann (W.), Liberty and the News. Sir Campbell Stuart , Secrets of Crewe House. Cook, The Press in War Time. Northcliffe, Lord Northcliffe's War Book. G. Demartial, La Guerre de 1914, comment on mobilisa les consciences.
1. 1. Some methods of war propaganda.
a. Official publication of documents to justify entry into war-- British White Paper, French Yellow Book, Russian Orange Book, Belgian Gray Books, Italian Green Book, Serbian Blue Book, German White Book, Austrian Red Book, etc.

-121-

Notes for this page

Add a new note
If you are trying to select text to create highlights or citations, remember that you must now click or tap on the first word, and then click or tap on the last word.
One moment ...
Default project is now your active project.
Project items

Items saved from this book

This book has been saved
Highlights (0)
Some of your highlights are legacy items.

Highlights saved before July 30, 2012 will not be displayed on their respective source pages.

You can easily re-create the highlights by opening the book page or article, selecting the text, and clicking “Highlight.”

Citations (0)
Some of your citations are legacy items.

Any citation created before July 30, 2012 will labeled as a “Cited page.” New citations will be saved as cited passages, pages or articles.

We also added the ability to view new citations from your projects or the book or article where you created them.

Notes (0)
Bookmarks (0)

You have no saved items from this book

Project items include:
  • Saved book/article
  • Highlights
  • Quotes/citations
  • Notes
  • Bookmarks
Notes
Cite this page

Cited page

Style
Citations are available only to our active members.
Sign up now to cite pages or passages in MLA, APA and Chicago citation styles.

(Einhorn, 1992, p. 25)

(Einhorn 25)

1

1. Lois J. Einhorn, Abraham Lincoln, the Orator: Penetrating the Lincoln Legend (Westport, CT: Greenwood Press, 1992), 25, http://www.questia.com/read/27419298.

Cited page

Bookmark this page
Syllabus on International Relations
Table of contents

Table of contents

Settings

Settings

Typeface
Text size Smaller Larger Reset View mode
Search within

Search within this book

Look up

Look up a word

  • Dictionary
  • Thesaurus
Please submit a word or phrase above.
Print this page

Print this page

Why can't I print more than one page at a time?

Full screen
/ 280

matching results for page

Cited passage

Style
Citations are available only to our active members.
Sign up now to cite pages or passages in MLA, APA and Chicago citation styles.

"Portraying himself as an honest, ordinary person helped Lincoln identify with his audiences." (Einhorn, 1992, p. 25).

"Portraying himself as an honest, ordinary person helped Lincoln identify with his audiences." (Einhorn 25)

"Portraying himself as an honest, ordinary person helped Lincoln identify with his audiences."1

1. Lois J. Einhorn, Abraham Lincoln, the Orator: Penetrating the Lincoln Legend (Westport, CT: Greenwood Press, 1992), 25, http://www.questia.com/read/27419298.

Cited passage

Welcome to the new Questia Reader

The Questia Reader has been updated to provide you with an even better online reading experience.  It is now 100% Responsive, which means you can read our books and articles on any sized device you wish.  All of your favorite tools like notes, highlights, and citations are still here, but the way you select text has been updated to be easier to use, especially on touchscreen devices.  Here's how:

1. Click or tap the first word you want to select.
2. Click or tap the last word you want to select.

OK, got it!

Thanks for trying Questia!

Please continue trying out our research tools, but please note, full functionality is available only to our active members.

Your work will be lost once you leave this Web page.

For full access in an ad-free environment, sign up now for a FREE, 1-day trial.

Already a member? Log in now.