The Theory of Self-Determination (ASIL Studies in by Fernando R. Tesón

By Fernando R. Tesón

whilst can a gaggle legitimately shape its personal nation? below foreign legislation, a few teams can yet others can't. however the common is uncertain, and standard felony research has did not elucidate it. within the thought of Self-Determination, best students chart new territory in our theoretical belief of self-determination. Drawing from assorted scholarship in foreign legislation, philosophy, and political technology, they try and flow past the existing nationalist conceptions of workforce definition. At factor are such common questions as, while does a gaggle qualify as a 'people'? Does heritage topic? Or is it a question of ethnic prestige? Are those concerns adequately solved via renowned vote? Anchored in glossy analytical political philosophy yet with implications for a variety of scholarship, this quantity will end up crucial for students and practitioners of foreign legislation, worldwide justice, and overseas relations.

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