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Public international law books

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Recently Published

Managing the Euro Crisis National EU policy coordination in the debtor countries by Sabrina Ragone Managing the Euro Crisis National EU policy coordination in the debtor countries

Sabrina Ragone is currently Senior Research Fellow at the Max Planck Institute for Comparative Public Law and International Law, Heidelberg.
Format: Hardback - Released: 04/11/2017

The Fundamental Principles of EEA Law EEA-ities by Carl Baudenbacher The Fundamental Principles of EEA Law EEA-ities

It focuses on the principles at the core of EEA law, some of which are common to EU and EEA law, while others have a specific place in EEA law and some ensure consistency between the EEA Agreement and the...
Format: Hardback - Released: 03/11/2017

Rethinking Human Rights and Global Constitutionalism From Inclusion to Belonging by Ekaterina (National University of Ireland, Galway) Yahyaoui Krivenko Rethinking Human Rights and Global Constitutionalism From Inclusion to Belonging
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This book offers new perspectives and insights into the functioning of mechanisms utilised by global constitutionalism.
Format: Hardback - Released: 26/10/2017

Intersectionality in the Human Rights Legal Framework on Violence against Women At the Centre or the Margins? by Lorena Sosa Intersectionality in the Human Rights Legal Framework on Violence against Women At the Centre or the Margins?

This book theoretically explores intersectionality within human rights norms on violence against women and the derived duties for States.
Format: Hardback - Released: 26/10/2017

Criminal Jurisdiction over Armed Forces Abroad by Rain (University of Melbourne) Liivoja, Eyal Benvenisti Criminal Jurisdiction over Armed Forces Abroad
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This book studies the principles and practice of extending a country's criminal law to offences committed abroad by their armed forces personnel.
Format: Hardback - Released: 28/09/2017

International Law by Malcolm N. Shaw International Law

The definitive and authoritative international law text, updated to reflect key case law, international practice and treaty developments.
Format: Paperback - Released: 14/09/2017

International Law by Malcolm N. Shaw International Law

The definitive and authoritative international law text, updated to reflect key case law, international practice and treaty developments.
Format: Hardback - Released: 14/09/2017

Legal Consequences of Peremptory Norms in International Law by Daniel Costelloe Legal Consequences of Peremptory Norms in International Law

This work explores in new depth the legal consequences of peremptory norms.
Format: Hardback - Released: 07/09/2017

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Global Constitutionalism A Socio-legal Perspective by Aydin Atilgan Global Constitutionalism A Socio-legal Perspective

This book provides insights into the viability of the idea of global constitution. Global constitutionalism has emerged as an alternative paradigm for international law. In other words, global constitutionalism could be handled in the context of a global constitutional culture...
Format: Hardback - Released: 23/11/2017

The Misery of International Law Confrontations with Injustice in the Global Economy by John (Professor of Commercial Law, University of Durham) Linarelli, Margot E. (Director of the Laboratory for Advanced Salomon The Misery of International Law Confrontations with Injustice in the Global Economy
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International law is not neutral in the interests it protects and offends. This book examines how current international legal regimes constitute and sustain economic injustice, and presents a forceful case for ridding international law of its hallmarks of fostering poverty,...
Format: Hardback - Released: 29/11/2017

Bandung, Global History, and International Law Critical Pasts and Pending Futures by Luis (University of Kent, Canterbury) Eslava Bandung, Global History, and International Law Critical Pasts and Pending Futures
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This study of the 1955 Bandung Conference is central to the history of international law and the post-colonial world order.
Format: Hardback - Released: 30/11/2017

International Law as a Belief System by Jean (University of Manchester) D'Aspremont International Law as a Belief System

Offers a new perspective on international law and international legal argumentation: to what event is international law a belief system?
Format: Hardback - Released: 30/11/2017

The Responsibility to Protect in International Law by Natalie Oman The Responsibility to Protect in International Law

This book tracks the development of the emerging international legal principle of a responsibility to protect over the past decade. It contrasts the influential version of the principle introduced by the International Commission on Intervention and State Sovereignty in 2001...
Format: Hardback - Released: 02/12/2017

The Bakassi Dispute and the International Court of Justice Continuing Challenges by Edwin Egede The Bakassi Dispute and the International Court of Justice Continuing Challenges

On the 10th of October 2002 the International Court of Justice delivered the Bakassi decision, which, amongst other things, excised the resource rich land and maritime territory of Bakassi from Nigeria and transferred its legal title to Cameroon. These two...
Format: Hardback - Released: 05/12/2017

The UN Security Council Members' Responsibility to Protect A Legal Analysis by Andreas Kolb The UN Security Council Members' Responsibility to Protect A Legal Analysis

This book examines the hard legal core, if any, of the Responsibility to Protect (R2P) concept with regard to the commitment to take collective action through the UN Security Council. It addresses the question of whether public international law establishes...
Format: Hardback - Released: 05/12/2017

Human Security Discourse and International Law A Principled Approach by Shireen (Macquarie University, Australia) Daft Human Security Discourse and International Law A Principled Approach
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The concept of human security has emerged in international relations and policy as an idea which not only seeks to relocate the focus of international society on the individual, but also challenges the current priorities of the international community. In...
Format: Hardback - Released: 08/12/2017

Claims for Secession and Federalism A Comparative Study with a Special Focus on Spain by Alberto Lopez Basaguren Claims for Secession and Federalism A Comparative Study with a Special Focus on Spain

This volume, incorporating the work of scholars from various parts of the globe, taps the wisdom of the Westphalian (and post-Westphalian) world on the use of federalism and secession as tools for managing regional conflict.
Format: Hardback - Released: 11/12/2017

Morality and Responsibility of Rulers European and Chinese Origins of a Rule of Law as Justice for World Order by Anthony (Beijing Institute of Technology School of Law) Carty Morality and Responsibility of Rulers European and Chinese Origins of a Rule of Law as Justice for World Order

Arguing that the concept of an 'international rule of law' has a history independent from that of the national rule of law, this book discusses early modern European thought on natural law and justice and Chinese thought on world order...
Format: Hardback - Released: 14/12/2017

Landmark Cases in Public International Law by Eirik Bjorge Landmark Cases in Public International Law

The past two hundred years have seen the transformation of public international law from a rule-based extrusion of diplomacy into a fully-fledged legal system. Landmark Cases in Public International Law examines decisions that have contributed to the development of international...
Format: Hardback - Released: 28/12/2017

International Human Rights Law Documents by Urfan (Cardiff University) Khaliq International Human Rights Law Documents

An accessible and comprehensive collection of key universal and regional human rights law treaties and other related documents.
Format: Paperback - Released: 31/12/2017

Black Women and International Law Deliberate Interactions, Movements and Actions by Jeremy I. Levitt Black Women and International Law Deliberate Interactions, Movements and Actions

Explores the manifold relationship between black women and international law, highlighting the historic and contemporary ways they have influenced and been influenced.
Format: Paperback - Released: 31/12/2017

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Recent Developments in Space Law Opportunities & Challenges by R. Venkata Rao Recent Developments in Space Law Opportunities & Challenges

This book offers a compendium of diverse essays on emerging legal issues in outer space, written by experts in the field of space law from different parts of the globe.
Format: Hardback - Released: 03/09/2017

Clean Brexit Why leaving the EU still makes sense - Building a post-Brexit economy for all by Liam Halligan, Gerard Lyons Clean Brexit Why leaving the EU still makes sense - Building a post-Brexit economy for all
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Unashamedly optimistic about Britain's future, Clean Brexit draws on extensive discussions with leading politicians and diplomats across the UK, Europe and the world to argue that leaving the EU provides an opportunity for the UK to re-invent its economy, while...
Format: Hardback - Released: 01/09/2017

Between Fragmentation and Democracy The Role of National and International Courts by Eyal (University of Cambridge) Benvenisti, George W. Downs Between Fragmentation and Democracy The Role of National and International Courts
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This book explores how global institutions have created democratic deficits, and the role of the courts in mitigating the effects of globalization.
Format: Hardback - Released: 31/08/2017

Subsequent Agreements and Subsequent Practice in Domestic Courts by Katharina Berner Subsequent Agreements and Subsequent Practice in Domestic Courts

The book analyses how subsequent agreements and subsequent practice as defined in articles 31 and 32 of the 1969 Vienna Convention on the Law of Treaties have been applied in interpretative reality.
Format: Hardback - Released: 31/08/2017

International Law and Religion Historical and Contemporary Perspectives by Martti (Academy Professor, University of Helsinki) Koskenniemi International Law and Religion Historical and Contemporary Perspectives
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This collective volume brings together contributions by academics in various fields of law and the humanities, in order to tackle the complex interactions between international law and religion. The originality and the variety of approaches makes this book a must-have...
Format: Hardback - Released: 24/08/2017

Transformative Constitutionalism in Latin America The Emergence of a New Ius Commune by Armin von (Director of the Max Planck Institute for Comparative Public Law and International Law) Bogdandy Transformative Constitutionalism in Latin America The Emergence of a New Ius Commune

Written by leading commentators on Latin American jurisprudence, this collection provides an introduction to the recent developments in constitutional law and human rights law that have transformed Latin American politics. It proposes a cutting-edge methodological framework for conceptualizing legal change...
Format: Hardback - Released: 22/08/2017

Incitement on Trial Prosecuting International Speech Crimes by Richard Ashby Wilson Incitement on Trial Prosecuting International Speech Crimes

This book explains why international criminal tribunals struggle to monitor inciting speech, and proposes a model of prevention and punishment.
Format: Hardback - Released: 18/08/2017

The Logic of Financial Nationalism The Challenges of Cooperation and the Role of International Law by Federico (Queen's University Belfast) Lupo-Pasini The Logic of Financial Nationalism The Challenges of Cooperation and the Role of International Law

This book analyzes the dangers of financial nationalism in an interconnected global financial system, and discusses how international law might address them.
Format: Hardback - Released: 18/08/2017

Incitement on Trial Prosecuting International Speech Crimes by Richard Ashby Wilson Incitement on Trial Prosecuting International Speech Crimes

This book explains why international criminal tribunals struggle to monitor inciting speech, and proposes a model of prevention and punishment.
Format: Paperback - Released: 18/08/2017

Current Challenges in Court Administration by Piotr Mikuli Current Challenges in Court Administration

Current Challenges in Court Administration provides a valuable source of reference for academics and students in constitutional law, as well as for lawmakers.
Format: Hardback - Released: 11/08/2017

Empire, Emergency and International Law by John (National University of Ireland, Maynooth) Reynolds Empire, Emergency and International Law
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This book analyses the states of emergency exposing the intersections between colonial law, international law, imperialism and racial discrimination.
Format: Hardback - Released: 10/08/2017

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