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Treaties & other sources of international law

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The Law of Treaties

The Law of Treaties

Author: Lord McNair Format: Hardback Release Date: 10/07/1986

States the law relating to treaties from an international aspect and in the light of international sources, while at the same time preserving the point of view of the average common lawyer. Lord McNair was strongly of the opinion that the common law of the British Commonwealth and the United States can and must in the future make greater contributions both to the content and to the practical application of international law. This classic work, first published in 1961 and now available again, retains its usefulness for practising international lawyers and academics concerned with all aspects of the making, application, enforcement, breach, or alteration of treaties.

The Peace Brokers

The Peace Brokers

Author: Saadia Touval Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 21/08/1982

From Israel's establishment as a state to the Egyptian-Israeli peace treaty, this work analyzes the role of third-party mediators of the Arab-Israeli dispute. What interests prompted the mediators to undertake their efforts? What effect did their intervention have on regional and global power struggles? Did the mediators actually make any difference? In a thorough treatment of the struggle for a negotiated peace, Saadia Touval answers these questions and tests his answers against the existing theories of international relations. Including a discussion of both United States and United Nations attempts at mediation, and providing a detailed picture of American-Israeli relations, he maintains that successful mediators do not have to be impartial. Drawing on official documents, memoirs, and other sources, this book discusses the mediation efforts of Count Folke Bernadotte; Ralph Bunche; the United Nations Palestine Conciliation Commission; President Eisenhower's emissary, Robert Anderson; Gunnar Jarring; the 1971 mission of the African heads of state; and Secretaries of State William Rogers and Henry Kissinger. Finally the author analyzes President Jimmy Carter's mediation, which led to the Camp David accords and the signing of the Egyptian-Israeli peace treaty. Since 1948 various powers have sought to protect their own interests by active assistance to one party or another in the Arab-Israeli struggle. This book shows how those countries and institutions that have attempted to mediate the conflict have also acted out of self-interest.

The Yamashita Precedent

The Yamashita Precedent

Author: Richard L. Lael Format: Hardback Release Date: 01/01/1982

The Making of the Test Ban Treaty

The Making of the Test Ban Treaty

Author: R.J. Terchek Format: Hardback Release Date: 07/01/1970

International Law and the Use of Force by States

International Law and the Use of Force by States

This book is intended for scholars and students of international law and international relations; military personnel and advisers to Government departments.