Towards International Government 1916 John A Hobson ~ political internationalism ~ foreign relations ~ League of Nations


Title: Towards International Government

Author: John A. Hobson

Description: Third printing, June 1916. Brick-red cloth with black lettering. Book has a slight curvature and has a cocked spine. Inscription on front pastedown and signature on ffep, else internally clean. pp. 216.

An advocacy for and practical treatise on International Government by John Atkinson Hobson (1858-1940), an English economist and social scientist, whose writing on imperialism influenced and was quoted by Vladimir Lenin.

I. A League of Peace.
II. A Basis of Confederation.
III. International Arbitration: Its Scope and Method.
IV. Settlement by Conciliation.
V. Court and Council: Their Appointment and Personnel.
VI. International Force.
VII. The Economic Boycott.
VIII. The International Executive.
IX. International Government in Relation to
(i) Problems of Nationality
(ii) Problems of Economic Opportunity.
X. The Social Contract of Nations.
XI. The International Mind.
XII. Democracy and Internationalism.

Name of Everett E. Hunt on ffep, likely Everett Earl Hunt (1895-1959) of Sandpoint, Idaho, an Idaho district court judge from 1930 to 1937 and state commander of the American Legion.

Binding: Hardcover
Condition: Good+
Jacket Condition: None

Publisher: George Allen & Unwin Ltd.
Place: London
Year: 1916

Keywords: J. A. Hobson, internationalism, world government, European politics, 1880s, foreign relations, League of Nations,

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