The Resource Mercenaries, pirates, and sovereigns : state-building and extraterritorial violence in early modern Europe, Janice E. Thomson

Mercenaries, pirates, and sovereigns : state-building and extraterritorial violence in early modern Europe, Janice E. Thomson

Label
Mercenaries, pirates, and sovereigns : state-building and extraterritorial violence in early modern Europe
Title
Mercenaries, pirates, and sovereigns
Title remainder
state-building and extraterritorial violence in early modern Europe
Statement of responsibility
Janice E. Thomson
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
TOC
Dewey number
355.3/5
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
D210
LC item number
.T53 1994
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Princeton studies in international history and politics
Label
Mercenaries, pirates, and sovereigns : state-building and extraterritorial violence in early modern Europe, Janice E. Thomson
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [201]-214) and index
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Contents
Ch. 1. The State, Violence, and Sovereignty. The State and Violence in Theory. The State and Violence in History. Sovereignty in Theory. The Institution of Sovereignty. The Argument -- Ch. 2. Nonstate Violence Unleashed. Privateering. Mercenaries. Mercantile Companies -- Ch. 3. Unintended Consequences. The Mediterranean Corsairs. Organized Piracy. Problems with Mercenarism. Problems with Mercantile Companies -- Ch. 4. Delegitimating State-Authorized Nonstate Violence. The Abolition of Privateering. The Delegitimation of Mercenarism. The Demise of the Mercantile Companies -- Ch. 5. Suppressing Unauthorized Nonstate Violence. Piracy. The Rise and Decline of Filibustering -- Ch. 6. Conclusion. Explaining the Transition. The State, Sovereignty, and World Politics. The Future
Control code
000010140052
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
x, 219 p.
Isbn
9780691086583
Lccn
93023880
Other physical details
ill.
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