PART TENGeneral references:-- J. W. Hughan, International Government. P. M. Brown
, International Society. C. D. Burns, International Politics. R. S. Bourne
(ed.), Towards an Enduring Peace. S. P. Duggan (ed.), League
of Nations. F. C. Hicks, The New World Order. P. B. Potter, Introduction to the Study of International Organization. H. W. V. Temperley
(ed.), History of the Peace Conference of Paris, II, 21-31, VI, 426-582. E. Krehbiel, Nationalism, War and Society. F. S. Marvin, Evolution of
World Peace. J. A. Hobson, Towards International Government. L. S. Woolf
, International Government.
INTERNATIONAL ORGANIZATION, THE LEAGUE,
AND THE WORLD COURT
I. BASIC ELEMENTS IN THE PROBLEM
A. NATIONAL SOVEREIGNTY.Special references:-- * Hicks, ch. i. *
Potter, 3-20. Duggan, 161-183. Willoughby, Nature of the State, ch. ix. W. W. Willoughby and
C. G. Fenwick
, Types of Restricted Sovereignty. H. J. Laski, Studies in the
Problem of Sovereignty. Oppenheim, International Law, Part I, ch. i,
sec. i; Lawrence, International Law, 47 ff., 115 ff.; or other textbooks on
international law and political theory.
|1. ||Juristic development of the theory of national sovereignty and independence.|
|2. ||National sentiment as a potent stimulus to the theory of absolute
|3. ||Absolute national sovereignty as a limit on development of international organization.|
|a. ||Non-coercive and relatively ineffective character of international
law, in a world of sovereign states obeying no superior; contrast with other forms of law.|
|b. ||Tendency of nationalists to repudiate proposals for international
organization as attacks on sovereignty.|
|4. ||Some criticisms of the doctrine of sovereignty.|
|a. ||Difficulty of applying principle of absolute sovereignty to actual
status of states (see Part 1, I-A).|
|b. ||Contention that concept of national sovereignty is unreal, since
in actual life we obey many limited sovereignties--private organizations, religious authority, economic control, local government, etc.|
|c. ||Contention that since economic life and culture are partly international, sovereignty should also be partly international, partly
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Book title: Syllabus on International Relations.
Contributors: Parker Thomas Moon - Author, Institute of International Education (New York, N.Y.) - OrganizationName.
Place of publication: New York.
Publication year: 1925.
Page number: 215.
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