Protests and Visions: Peace Politics in Twentieth-century Britain

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Hutchinson Radius, 1989 - Political Science - 248 pages
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This is an incisive, controversial history of the great British peace movements of our century-- those 'protests' about war that broke through 'the normal apathy of the country in the matter of foreign affairs', as a Whitehall mandarin once put it.Hinton argues forcefully that peace 'visionaries' have often had an exaggerated faith in the power of the British state to set the world to rights.

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Contents

Imperialist Pacifism
1
Organizing the Virtuous Passion
12
Hobson and Angell
20
Copyright

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About the author (1989)

James Hinton lives in Nuevo Leon, Mexico, where he continues to write short stories for magazines such as New Frontier, Southern Review, The Chariton Reviw, Enigma, Happy, Snowy Egret, Aethlon and Mexican Life.

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