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Author Rossi, Christopher R., author

Title Whiggish international law / Elihu Root, the Monroe doctrine, and international law in the Americas / by Christopher R. Rossi
Published Leiden ; Boston : Brill Nijhoff, [2019]
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Description 1 online resource (xii, 271 pages)
Series Legal history library ; volume 29
Studies in the history of international law ; volume 12
Legal history library ; v. 29
Legal history library. Studies in the history of international law ; v. 12
Contents Reading international law's historiographic turn in Latin America -- The birth of the Root doctrine -- Pan-Americanism and rehabilitated Monroeism -- The Monroe Doctrine and the standard of civilization -- The Central American Court of Justice and the Monroe Doctrine -- Conclusion
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Description based on online resource; title from digital title page (viewed on April 03, 2019)
Subject Root, Elihu, 1845-1937 -- Influence
Root, Elihu, 1845-1937.
International law -- America -- History -- 20th century -- Historiography
International law -- America -- History -- 20th century
Monroe doctrine -- History -- 20th century
Influence (Literary, artistic, etc.)
International law.
LAW / International
Monroe doctrine.
Latin America -- International status -- History -- 20th century
United States -- Foreign relations -- Latin America -- History -- 20th century
Latin America.
United States.
Genre/Form History.
Form Electronic book
LC no. 2019004111
ISBN 9004379517 electronic book
9789004379510 electronic book
hardcover ; alkaline paper