Founding the World State: H. G. Wells on Empire and the English-Speaking Peoples

  title={Founding the World State: H. G. Wells on Empire and the English-Speaking Peoples},
  author={Duncan Bell},
  journal={International Studies Quarterly},
  • D. Bell
  • Published 2018
  • Political Science
  • International Studies Quarterly
Introduction Celebrated as a genius by many, dismissed as a monomaniacal crank by others, H. G. Wells (1866-1946) was once hard to ignore. Most famous today as one of the founders of modern science fiction, during the first half of the twentieth century he was known throughout the world as an audacious and controversial political thinker. Questions of global order were central to his work. From the opening decade of the century until the close of the Second World War he campaigned tirelessly… Expand
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