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, despite the neo-conservative ideology of some members of the Bush Administration. The US is more correctly classified as a hegemonic power—it has predominant military, economic and technical strength combined with a self-concept of exceptionalism and moral superiority.' None of this is new but what is new

In: Austrian Review of International and European Law Online

-interested wielding of power. Hawley’s article provides fertile ground for thinking through the position and responsibilities of contemporary hegemonic power from a normative perspective. In her contribution, ‘Between Rhetoric, Social Norms, and Law: Liberty of Speech in Republican Rome’, Valentina Arena turns to the

In: Polis: The Journal for Ancient Greek and Roman Political Thought

in general supports the social order and follows its institutions of civil society, which reproduce and disseminate hegemonic power. Ernesto Laclau and Chantal Mouffe’s theory of hegemony draws on Gramsci’s account of hegemony, but their approach decouples hegemony and class while keeping hegemony as

In: Peace, Culture, and Violence

those seeking to understand how Malaysian museums and memorials serve hegemonic power, and to see that there can be cracks in that edifice where more pluralistic voices and views have begun to emerge. References Mitchell, Don (1996). The Lie of the Land. Migrant workers and the California

, the Mainland Chinese. While the majority of Taiwanese people embrace democracy, it is debatable whether Taiwan’s democracy poses an existential threat to China. To a certain degree, the de-Sinisation movement simultaneously elevates and challenges the hegemonic power of China. In fact, the actual

In: International Journal of Taiwan Studies

the speeches of Chávez) with whom he sets up an alignment and also calls on public memory. Reyes then moves on to provide a justification of the data from which his analysis is derived. Contextualizing his data, Reyes explains the role of the United States as a global hegemonic power. Readers can

In: New West Indian Guide / Nieuwe West-Indische Gids

leaders continued to view it as a menacing hegemonic power. A profusion of new ideas were absorbed through translations of American authors, even as the Communist Party launched a campaign against “spiritual pollution.” The enduring syndrome of attraction and repulsion became more pronounced during the

In: Journal of American-East Asian Relations

analysis is more complex as Cuban counterrevolutionaries sought to use U.S. hegemonic power to reclaim their own control over the island. However, the book’s overall analysis is both questionable and inadequately sustained by the evidence it presents. This weakness is most glaring in the two chapters on

In: New West Indian Guide / Nieuwe West-Indische Gids

system of law. China, once the hegemonic power of the region, also adopted civil law legal systems when it sought Japan’s support in the effort of modernizing the country in the 19th century. Later, the Communist revolution blocked the development of a legal system and the People’s Republic of China

In: Legislating for Equality

power of the United States at the moment. The following brief contribution will touch upon only on one of the several factors which are considered at the moment, namely the development of international treaty law under the auspices of the hegemonic power of the United States and globalization. It has

In: Austrian Review of International and European Law Online