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‘Patriotism’, ‘Cosmopolitanism’ and ‘Humanity’ in Victorian Political Thought
This article analyses the articulation of the relationship between ‘patriotism’ and ‘cosmopolitanism’ or commitment to ‘humanity’ in the writings of some major Victorian political thinkers. It is
‘Negrophilist’ Crusader: John Stuart Mill on the American Civil War and Reconstruction
Summary The article analyses the extensive and passionate responses that the American Civil War and the issues it raised elicited from John Stuart Mill. While it attempts to offer a brief but
Guizot's historical works and J.S. Mill's reception of Tocqueville
In this article the relevance to the development of John Stuart Mill's political thought of his reading of Fran?ois Guizot's early historical works is examined jointly with some aspects of
Victorian Political Thought on France and the French
Introduction: Victorian 'Public Moralists', Ethnocentrism, and the View of France Was France 'The Most Civilised of Nations'? French Politics Through British 'Glasses' French National Character and
Mill on Nationality
John Stuart Mill's thought has been central in recent (as well as older) works of political theory discussing the relationship between liberal democratic politics and nationality or nationalism --
John Stuart Mill -- thought and influence : the saint of rationalism
More than two hundred years after his birth, and 150 years after the publication of his most famous essay On Liberty, John Stuart Mill remains one of the towering intellectual figures of the Western
Utilitarianism and Empire
Chapter 1 Introduction Chapter 2 Jeremy Bentham on Slavery and the Slave Trade Chapter 3 Jeremy Bentham: Legislator of the World Chapter 4 James Mill's The History of British India: The Question of
Liberty Abroad: J. S. Mill on International Relations
1. Introduction: Mill and international politics 2. International law and international morality 3. Inter-state treaties and international morality 4. Redefining non-intervention 5. A few words on