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“A Problem from Hell”: From Paradise Lost to the Responsibility to Protect

Christopher N. Warren

in Literature and the Law of Nations, 1580-1680

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
August 2015
ISBN:
9780198719342
eISBN:
9780191788550
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198719342.003.0007
Subject:
Literature, 16th-century and Renaissance Literature, Criticism/Theory

This chapter argues that Milton in Paradise Lost rejects Westphalian distinctions between inside and outside and puts human jurisdiction over tyranny at the center of his epic jurisprudence. The ... More


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