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The influence of Grotius in the Far East

by Sakuyei Takahashi

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Published in Brooklyn .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Grotius, Hugo, 1583-1645 -- Influence.,
  • International law -- Japan -- History

  • Edition Notes

    At head of title: Brooklyn Institute of Arts and Sciences. Dept. of Law. Anniversary of Hugo Grotius.

    StatementWith introductory remarks by Harrington Putnam
    ContributionsPutnam, Harrington, 1851-1937, Brooklyn Institute of Arts and Sciences. Dept. of Law
    The Physical Object
    Pagination13 p.
    Number of Pages13
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24171730M
    OCLC/WorldCa24254799

    Grotius was taken in the winter of to his prison, Louvestein Castle, in the south of the United Provinces. He lived there until March , when he escaped in famous and romantic circumstances: his wife arrived with a basket of books; Grotius (who was quite a small man) hid in the empty basket and was carried out of the castle. ThriftBooks sells millions of used books at the lowest everyday prices. We personally assess every book's quality and offer rare, out-of-print treasures. We deliver the joy of reading in % recyclable packaging with free standard shipping on US orders over $ Read more. Spend less.

      His three-volume book, first published in and dedicated to Grotius' patron at the time, Louis XIII, is regarded as the foundation of modern international law. In The Law of War and Peace, Grotius developed a system of principles of natural law, which are held to be binding on all people and nations regardless of local customs. The Law of War and Peace in Three Books () [De Jure Belli ac Pacis Libris Tres], by Hugo Grotius a/k/a Huig de Groot. Translated into English by Francis W. Kelsey () with the collaboration of Arthur E. R. Boak, Henry A. Sanders, Jesse S. Reeves and Herbert F. Wright. Kelsey’s footnotes have been omitted, and spelling has been modernized.

    Britain's War In The Far East During The Second World War In , Britain was an imperial power with colonies across south and south-east Asia. In December , Japan attacked British territories in Hong Kong, Malaya (now Malaysia), Singapore . Grotius' continuing influence owed much to the eighteenth-century French editor Jean Barbeyrac, whose extensive commentary was standard in most editions, including the classic, anonymously translated, English one (), which is the basis for the Liberty Fund edition.


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Buy The Influence of Grotius in the Far East: Read Kindle Store Reviews -   As a student of International Law in the Far East, I feel very mucli honored to have an occasion of joining with yotir institute in celebrating the th anniversary of our Father of International Law, Hugo Grotius, and to read a paper on his influence in the East.

Hugo Grotius (/ ˈ ɡ r oʊ ʃ i ə s /; 10 April – 28 August ), also known as Huig de Groot (Dutch: [ˈɦœyɣ də ɣroːt]) or Hugo de Groot (Dutch: [ˈɦyɣoː də ɣroːt]), was a Dutch humanist, diplomat, lawyer, theologian and jurist.

A teenage intellectual prodigy, he was born in Delft and studied at Leiden was imprisoned for his involvement in the intra Alma mater: Leiden University. Catalogue of the Works of Grotius and of Books Relating to Him.

[New York: printed for the Holland Society of New York], Takahashi, Sakuyei. The Influence of Grotius in the Far East.

Brooklyn, NY: Brooklyn Institute of Arts and Sciences, Dept. of Law, Vreeland, Hamilton. Hugo Grotius: The Father of the Modern Science of. Hugo Grotius, Dutch jurist and scholar whose masterpiece De Jure Belli ac Pacis (; On the Law of War and Peace) is considered one of the greatest contributions to the development of international law.

Also a statesman and diplomat, Grotius has been called the “father of international law.”. Hugo Grotius has 83 books on Goodreads with ratings. Hugo Grotius’s most popular book is The Rights of War and Peace.

The work of Grotius is one of the great landmarks in modern thinking about international relations, and has lost none of its importance. Grotius, a major intellectual figure of Europe, was a leading exponent of the concept of international society—that states form a society or community with one another.

He partially set the intellectual framework for the Peace of. Developments which have had no noticeable influence on the modern law have been left out of account. The evolution of international law in the Far East and in South and South-East Asia are treated in separate articles.

This article deals principally with European developments in the narrower sense, beginning with the international law of the. Volume 6: Thirty-five years after the appearance of Volume 5 of Life & Teaching of the Masters of the Far East, ten dusty cartons were discovered in the DeVorss warehouse, some of which held Spalding manuscripts, paper, letters, photographs, and other materials related to this man whose name has been a legend in metaphysical and truth s: Hugo Grotius - Hugo Grotius - Later life: Prince Maurice died inand in Grotius returned to Holland.

After intense debate in the States of Holland, Grotius was again threatened with arrest. In he went to Hamburg, then the centre of Franco-Swedish diplomatic relations. In the Swedish chancellor, Axel, Count Oxenstierna, offered him the position of Swedish.

The book had aroused the thought of kings as well as of scholars, and in the circles of high influence everywhere in Europe the name of Grotius had become well known. His book had excited the most opposite sentiments and awakened the most contradictory judgments, but among lawyers and statesmen its reception was from the first generally marked.

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Map of the Far East on pp. iv–v reproduced from John Keay, The Honourable Company: A History of the East India Company, published by Harper Collins, London: Used by permission.

Library of Congress Cataloging-in-Publication Data Grotius, Hugo, – [Mare liberum. English] The free sea / Hugo Grotius.

Profit and Principle: Hugo Grotius, Natural Rights Theories and the Rise of Dutch Power in the East Indies, Leiden, Brill. van Ittersum, M. “The Long Goodbye: Hugo Grotius’ Lustification of Dutch Expansion Overseas, ” History of European Ideas Vitoria, F.

On the American Indians. Grotius adopts Cicero’s defence of Roman imperialism in order to justify Dutch expansion in the Far East. However, by sleight of hand, Grotius modifies Cicero’s principles so that they accord with Dutch policy (pages ). also exposes Grotius’ debt to Quintilian: Grotius uses deductio to ascertain natural law, but inductio to.

"11 In the Footsteps of Grotius: The Netherlands and Its Representation at the International Military Tribunal for the Far East, " published on 01 Jan by Brill. The Thirty Year’s War raged during his life, full of atrocities done in the name of God, but Grotius’s book did little to allay them.

He died thinking himself a failure, little knowing that the Peace of Westphalia would be based in part on his theories, and that his work would, in a couple of centuries, become the basis for international law. JEAN CARAVOLAS, L' influence de Grotius et des Pays-Bas sur la pensée de Comenius.

WARREN SANDERSON, Some Influences of Science and Technology upon Dutch Painting from about to III. L'héritage de Hugo Grotius. JAKE KNOPPERS, Hugo Grotius in the Information Age: The Freedom of the Electronic Ocean. Right (regt, jus) in its wider sense is defined by Grotius as the agreement of the act of a reasonable being with reason, in so far as another person has an interest in such act (1, 1, 5).

Right in its narrower sense is the relation that subsits between a reasonable being and something which belongs to such being, as when I speak of my right (1. Mahan’s The Influence of Sea Power upon History: Securing International Markets in the s.

InCaptain Alfred Thayer Mahan, a lecturer in naval history and the president of the United States Naval War College, published The Influence of Sea Power upon History, –, a revolutionary analysis of the importance of naval power as a factor in the rise of the British.

Hugo Grotius (–), ‘the miracle of Holland’, was famous as a child prodigy, theologian, historian, poet, jurist, Dutch political figure, escaped political prisoner, and finally as Sweden's ambassador to France.

He is especially known for his major books on international law and practice, Mare Liberum () and De Jure Belli ac Pacis ().This book critically .1 Books That Shape One’s Intellectual Persona. In Februarymy treatise International Law in a Transcivilizational World was published by Cambridge University Press.

It took me 12 years to complete this book. This treatise (or textbook) covers almost all areas of international law and thus reflects my whole life as an international lawyer, beginning in Hugo Grotius (grō´shəs), –, Dutch jurist and humanist, whose Dutch name appears as Huigh de studied at the Univ.

of Leiden and became a lawyer when 15 years old. In Dutch political affairs Grotius supported Oldenbarneveldt against Maurice of Maurice gained power he had Grotius condemned () to prison for life, but Grotius made .