standard of civilization in international society

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International relations, International law, Civilization, Modern -- 19th century, Europe -- Civilization -- 19th ce

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StatementGerrit W. Gong.
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LC ClassificationsJX1373 .G66 1984
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Paginationxvi, 267 p. ;
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Open LibraryOL3174876M
ISBN 100198219482
LC Control Number83017248

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Abstract: The ‘standard of civilisation’ was used by international lawyers in the nineteenth century to defend the Europeans’ right to colonise and control non-European societies.

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Gerrit W. Gong. Clarendon Press, - Civilization, Modern - pages. The Standard of "civilization" in International Society: Author: Gerrit W. Gong: Contributors: Europa.

Buy The Standard of 'Civilization' in International Society by Gong, Gerrit W. (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible : Gerrit W. Gong. This article argues that the control and exploitation of nature as a standard of civilization developed in the 19th century to constitute membership in a civilized European international society.

Those who wonder why today's world has such difficulty setting common norms of international behavior and rules of international law would do well to read this study of the 19th-century family of nations and the essentially European "standards of civilization" to which non-European nations, if they wished to join the family, were expected to conform.

It describes how Turkey, China. The 'standard of civilisation' has its roots in the culturally widespread trope of 'civilised' versus 'barbarian'. It took its specific modern form in the 19th century, primarily as a European legal term.

No specific set of criteria for the 'standard of civilisation' was ever codified, but the general practice was to define the standard by the contemporary forms of government prevailing in Europe. The essay discusses the origins and development of the idea of international society in the discipline of International Relations (IR).

It locates the concept in the English School tradition, providing a summary of the classic statements as found in the writings of Wight, Bull and Manning. It engages with more recent writing, including Buzan’s reconceptualization of international society and. The Standard of "Civilization" in International Society 作者: Gerrit W.

Gong 出版社: Oxford University Press, USA 出版年: 页数: 定价: USD 装帧: Hardcover ISBN: Book Review: Gerrit W. Gong, The Standard of Civilization in International Society (Oxford: Clarendon Press,pp., £) Michael Donelan Millennium 3,   Its political role was to gate-keep membership of international society, and to justify colonialism.

The term collapsed after when the right of self-determination opened membership to nearly all peoples. In the English School literature, the ‘standard of civilisation’ has been used to tell a variety of historical encounter stories, and.

The Standard of Civilization in International Society: Gong, Gerrit W.: Books - or: Gerrit W. Gong. European international society and the ‘standard of civilization’ International society as it emerged from the Renaissance was the Christian society of states, despite the fact that the classic jurists from the sixteenth to the mid-eighteenth century (Vitoria, Suarez, Gentili, Grotius, Pufendorf, Wolff and Vattel) 3 had spoken in terms of universal society, though probably not in the sense.

7 Cf. G.W. Gong, The Standard of ‘Civilization’ in International Society (); Schwarzenberger, G., ‘ The Standard of Civilization in International Law ’, () 17 Current Legal Problemsat – See also Duara, P., ‘ The Discourse of Civilisation and Pan-Asianism ’, () 12 (1) Journal of World Hist at The Standard Of "Civilization" In International Society avg rating — 4 ratings — published Want to Read saving /5(5).

Georg Schwarzenberger, ‘The Standard of Civilisation in International Law’, in George W. Keeton and Georg Schwarzenberger (eds.), Current Legal Problems (Stevens & Sons Ltd, ), pp.

– Gerrit W. Gong, ‘The Standard of "Civilization"’, The Standard of ‘Civilization’ in International Society (Clarendon Press, ), pp. Additional Physical Format: Online version: Gong, Gerrit W. Standard of "civilization" in international society. Oxford: Clarendon Press, (OCoLC) 作者: Gerrit W.

Gong isbn: 书名: The Standard of "Civilization" in International Society 页数: 定价: USD 出版社: Oxford University Press, USA 装帧: Hardcover 出版年:. The idea of civilization may have lost its importance as a binding force in international society, but understanding different, but interwoven civilizing processes, is critical for promoting mutual respect and trust between the diverse peoples that have been forced together over the last few centuries, and whom comprise international society today.

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application of European international law and the standard of civilization in Japan’s late- nineteenth century imperial projects was in fact shaped by a long-standing process of Japan’s historical engagement with a system of cultural hierarchy in the regional order.

Global Standards of Market Civilization brings together leading scholars, representing a range of political views, to investigate how global 'standards of Global Standards of Market Civilization book. Edited By Brett Bowden, Leonard Seabrooke. Edition 1st Edition. First Published Subjects Politics & International Relations.

The term “civilization” comes with considerable baggage, dichotomizing people, cultures, and histories as “civilized”—or not. While the idea of civilization has been deployed throughout history to justify all manner of interventions and sociopolitical engineering, few scholars have stopped to consider what the concept actually means.

“This book undoubtedly makes a landmark contribution to the field of modern Japanese history. Howland has succeeded in capturing the dynamics of the interactions between shifts in the world order and Japan’s diplomatic strategy, vividly depicting their impact on today’s international relations in East Asia and on international society.

The often overlooked implications of this value-laden conception of civilization led to what Georg Schwarzenberger () described as the “standard of civilization in international law,” or what Gerrit Gong () later labeled the “standard of civilization in international society.” Historically, the standard of civilization was a.

The International Society for the Comparative Study of Civilizations was founded in in Salzburg, Austria. The ISCSC relocated its headquarters to the United States in We are currently located at B Soquel Drive, SuiteAptos, CA USA.

Barrie Paskins; The standard of ‘civilization’ in international society, International Affairs, Vol Issue 4, 1 OctoberPages –, https://doi. This is an excerpt from System, Society and the World: Exploring the English School of International Second Edition is available now on Amazon (UK, USA), in all good book stores, and via a free PDF out more about E-IR’s open access books here.

Interest in civilisations has increased in recent years, as the recent publication of Peter Katzenstein’s three edited. Global Standards of Market Civilization by Louise Amoore,available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide.

See also Gerritt W. Gong, The standard of 'civilization' in international society (Oxford: Clarendon, ); Yoneiin Zhang, China in international society since (Basinestoke: Macmillan, ).

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Smith, 'National identity and the idea of European unity', International Affairs. European international society and the ‘standard of civilization’ International society as it emerged from the Renaissance was the Christian society of states, despite the fact that the classic jurists from the sixteenth to the mid-eighteenth century (Vitoria, Suarez, Gentili, Grotius, Pufendorf, Wolff and Vattel) 3 had spoken in terms of.The Standard of 'Civilization' in International Society.

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