International Working Men’s Association
- See First International.
Historical dictionary of Marxism. David Walker and Daniel Gray . 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
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international — internationality, n. internationally, adv. /in teuhr nash euh nl/, adj. 1. between or among nations; involving two or more nations: international trade. 2. of or pertaining to two or more nations or their citizens: a matter of international… … Universalium
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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International Longshoremen's Association — Infobox Union name= ILA country= United States, Canada affiliation= AFL CIO, CLC, ITF members= 65,000 (2006)ref|members full name= International Longshoremen s Association native name= founded= 1892 current= head= dissolved date= dissolved state … Wikipedia