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International Economy

Philip Allott

in Eunomia: New Order for a New World

Published in print:
2001
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780199244935
eISBN:
9780191697418
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199244935.003.0017
Subject:
Law, Philosophy of Law

This chapter discusses the economy of international society. Every society, from the society of the family to the international society of the whole human race, is, as part of its socializing, an ... More


The Social Exchange

Philip Allott

in Eunomia: New Order for a New World

Published in print:
2001
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780199244935
eISBN:
9780191697418
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199244935.003.0010
Subject:
Law, Philosophy of Law

This chapter focuses on the exchange of social energy which creates society as a structure and a system within consciousness. Society creates itself by transforming natural power into social power in ... More


The New Constitutional Question

Gunther Teubner

in Constitutional Fragments: Societal Constitutionalism and Globalization

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
May 2012
ISBN:
9780199644674
eISBN:
9780191738814
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199644674.003.0001
Subject:
Law, Constitutional and Administrative Law, Public International Law

This chapter is an introduction to the major themes ofthe book. It begins with a discussion of the ‘new constitutional question’ raised by public scandals, such as multinational corporations' ... More


Introduction

Jürgen Pieters

in Speaking With the Dead: Explorations in Literature and History

Published in print:
2005
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780748615889
eISBN:
9780748652020
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9780748615889.003.0001
Subject:
Literature, Criticism/Theory

This book began with the persistent echo of a justly famous opening sentence by Stephen Greenblatt. This is: ‘I began with the desire to speak with the dead’. Ten simple words, joined together in a ... More


Views with Postmodernist Affinities

in On the Future of History: The Postmodernist Challenge and Its Aftermath

Published in print:
2003
Published Online:
March 2013
ISBN:
9780226072791
eISBN:
9780226072814
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226072814.003.0009
Subject:
History, Historiography

In history, the social energy that shaped temporary forms of unity also caused their decline when its initial strength dissipated. Historians have often spoken about exhausted states, empires, and ... More


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