X

Audible Trade

Audible allows users to send audible books to other users.
You can only receive a book once per audible account.

Check out the free 3 month trial, if you don't have an audible account yet

In order to receive an audible book you need to have your audible e-mail adress saved in your Settings

Also remeber "sharing is caring". People are more likely to share there books with you if you offer yours as well.

Book Trade

Please remeber "sharing is caring". People are more likely to share there books with you if you offer many books yourself as well.

Not enough tokens

I'm sorry but you do not have enough tokens to the trade, yet. Please trade your books with others first in order to request this book.

Request Book for Free

Nicholas Murray Butler's The International Mind

From Charles F. Howlett

Nicholas Murray Butler

Book Informations

  • Released: 2013-05-01
  • Pages: 125
  • Language: en
  • ISBN-10:1623961408
  • ISBN-13:9781623961404

Beschreibung

This new edition of Nicholas Murray Butler's The International Mind marks the 100th anniversary of its publication. Widely read at the time, it has reached the status of classic work. Butler is one of the 20th Century’s most famous college presidents. He transformed Columbia University into a famous research institution of higher learning. More importantly, this work still has an important message for today’s readers: how can we establish an international mind that builds a lasting peace for the world. This work is based on Butler’s famous speeches as president of the Lake Mohonk Conferences on International Arbitration, which took place just prior to the start of World War 1. Butler was a strong proponent of judicial internationalism and education as the mechanism through which the settlement of disputes between nations could be resolved. As head of the justestablished Carnegie Endowment for International Peace’s Division of Intercourse and Education, Butler put forth his own views on international understanding. Later, Butler would become president of Carnegie’s Peace Endowment and was most responsible for helping to bring forth the 1928 KelloggBriand Pact, renouncing war as an instrument of national policy. In 1931, based on his efforts for world peace, which began at Lake Mohonk (NY), Butler shared the Nobel Peace Prize with Jane Addams. This new edition has a scholarly introduction as well as an extensive bibliographic essay on American Peace Writings by Charles F Howlett. An added feature to this new edition is a listing of Butler’s most notable works, the platforms of the 1907 & 1912 Lake Mohonk Conferences, and an lengthy 1914 interview with Butler by New York Times reporter, Edward Marshall. Readers will find the appendices an added bonus to a now classic work. This new edition of Butler’s important book will bring to light one of the early 20th century peace classics devoted to the study of international arbitration. It offers a clear and compelling argument as to the importance of internationalism as proposed by some of the more prominent educational leaders, statesmen, and jurists of the preWorld War 1 period. Most importantly, reissuing this work in its one hundredth anniversary year bears testimony to its lasting importance since Butler’s efforts and those at the Lake Mohonk Conferences on International Arbitration led to the creation of a Permanent Court of International Justice only a few years after the conclusion of the First World War.

Rate/Setting


12345678910



Offers



(Please add a loction in your profil for pickup)




Offers


Only Offers/Searches from registered users with name will be displayed. Set up a name here to see your offers.





Book-Sharing 2019 - Impressum | Datenschutz