International Working Men’s Association


International Working Men’s Association

Historical dictionary of Marxism. . 2014.

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  • international — (adj.) 1780, apparently coined by Jeremy Bentham from INTER (Cf. inter ) + NATIONAL (Cf. national). In communist jargon, as a noun and with a capital i , it is short for International Working Men s Association, the first of which was founded in… …   Etymology dictionary

  • International Workingmen's Association — The International Workingmen s Association (IWA), sometimes called the First International, was an international socialist organization which aimed at uniting a variety of different left wing political groups and trade union organizations that… …   Wikipedia

  • International, First — ▪ labour federation [1864] formally  International Working Men s Association        federation of workers groups that, despite ideological divisions within its ranks, had a considerable influence as a unifying force for labour in Europe during… …   Universalium

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  • international relations — a branch of political science dealing with the relations between nations. [1970 75] * * * Study of the relations of states with each other and with international organizations and certain subnational entities (e.g., bureaucracies and political… …   Universalium

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