The Resource The guardians : the League of Nations and the crisis of empire, Susan Pedersen

The guardians : the League of Nations and the crisis of empire, Susan Pedersen

Label
The guardians : the League of Nations and the crisis of empire
Title
The guardians
Title remainder
the League of Nations and the crisis of empire
Statement of responsibility
Susan Pedersen
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"A sweeping global history of the League of Nations' mandates system and the limits of imperial order"--
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Provided by publisher
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1959-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Pedersen, Susan
Dewey number
341.22
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • League of Nations
  • Imperialism
  • Colonies
  • Mandates
  • World politics
  • World politics
  • Anti-imperialist movements
  • Internationalism
  • International relations
Target audience
adult
Label
The guardians : the League of Nations and the crisis of empire, Susan Pedersen
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 519-546) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Principal Players -- Introduction: Guardians Assemble -- Part I. Making the Mandates System -- 1. Of Covenants and Carve-ups -- 2. Rules of the Game -- 3. A Whole World Talking -- Part II. Retreat from Self-Determination, 1923-1930 -- Preface: Allies and Rivals -- 4. News from the Orange River -- 5. Bombing Damascus -- 6. A Pacific People Says No -- Part III. New Times, New Norms, 1927-1933 -- Preface: Enter the Germans -- 7. The struggle over sovereignty -- 8. Market economies or command economies? -- 9. An independence safe for empire -- Part IV. Between Empire and Internationalism, 1933-39 -- Preface: Multiple exits -- 10. Legitimation Crisis -- 11. When empire stopped working -- 12. When internationalism stopped working -- Conclusion. Mandatory Statehood in the Making -- Appendix I: Article 22 of the Covenant of the League of Nations -- Appendix II: Principal administrators of mandated territories -- A Note on Sources
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
571 pages
Isbn
9780199730032
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2014035462
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • 204468
  • 5547768
Label
The guardians : the League of Nations and the crisis of empire, Susan Pedersen
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 519-546) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Principal Players -- Introduction: Guardians Assemble -- Part I. Making the Mandates System -- 1. Of Covenants and Carve-ups -- 2. Rules of the Game -- 3. A Whole World Talking -- Part II. Retreat from Self-Determination, 1923-1930 -- Preface: Allies and Rivals -- 4. News from the Orange River -- 5. Bombing Damascus -- 6. A Pacific People Says No -- Part III. New Times, New Norms, 1927-1933 -- Preface: Enter the Germans -- 7. The struggle over sovereignty -- 8. Market economies or command economies? -- 9. An independence safe for empire -- Part IV. Between Empire and Internationalism, 1933-39 -- Preface: Multiple exits -- 10. Legitimation Crisis -- 11. When empire stopped working -- 12. When internationalism stopped working -- Conclusion. Mandatory Statehood in the Making -- Appendix I: Article 22 of the Covenant of the League of Nations -- Appendix II: Principal administrators of mandated territories -- A Note on Sources
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
571 pages
Isbn
9780199730032
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2014035462
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • 204468
  • 5547768

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