Competing Visions of World Order

Global Moments and Movements, 1880s–1930s

  • Sebastian Conrad
  • Dominic Sachsenmaier

Part of the Palgrave Macmillan Transnational History Series book series (PMSTH)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-x
  2. Introduction: Competing Visions of World Order: Global Moments and Movements, 1880s–1930s

  3. Conceptions of World Order and Global Consciousness in the Imperialist Age

  4. World War I as a Global Moment: Implications for Conceptions of World Order

  5. Movements Toward Alternative World Order

About this book


Bringing together scholars from around the world, this first book in the Palgrave Macmillan Transnational History Series raises the question of how we can get away from the contemporary language of globalization, so as to identify meaningful, global ways of defining historical events and processes in the late Nineteenth and Twentieth centuries.


colonization decolonization global history globalization history imperialism society

Editors and affiliations

  • Sebastian Conrad
    • 1
  • Dominic Sachsenmaier
    • 2
  1. 1.Free University of BerlinGermany
  2. 2.Duke UniversityUSA

Bibliographic information

  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Palgrave Macmillan, a division of Nature America Inc. 2007
  • Publisher Name Palgrave Macmillan, New York
  • eBook Packages Palgrave History Collection
  • Print ISBN 978-1-349-53848-5
  • Online ISBN 978-0-230-60428-5
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