1. Research Library

        Territory, Authority, Rights. From Medieval to Global Assemblages (2006)

        Saskia Sassen

        Princeton: Princeton University Press 2008

        ISBN 9780691136455

      1. Through a consideration of territorial rights from the Middle Ages through to twentieth-century globalization, Sassen presents an argument that globalization has been made possible through the existence of institutions and networks originally created to maintain the power of the nation-state.