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International Law / Edition 3
     

International Law / Edition 3

by Malcolm Evans
 

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ISBN-10: 019956566X

ISBN-13: 2900199565664

Pub. Date: 08/20/2010

Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA

Evans' International Law provides wide-ranging analysis of all the key issues and themes in public international law and brings together an outstanding collection of interesting and diverse writings from the leading scholars in the field.

The fourth edition succeeds both in explaining the principles of international law and exposing the debates and challenges

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Evans' International Law provides wide-ranging analysis of all the key issues and themes in public international law and brings together an outstanding collection of interesting and diverse writings from the leading scholars in the field.

The fourth edition succeeds both in explaining the principles of international law and exposing the debates and challenges that underlie it. Now fully revised and updated, it continues to provide an authoritative and stimulating overview of this increasingly important subject; revealing international law in its full diversity.

International Law is also accompanied by an Online Resource Centre, featuring the personal views and recollections of eminent international law practitioners.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
2900199565664
Publisher:
Oxford University Press, USA
Publication date:
08/20/2010
Edition description:
NE
Pages:
833

Table of Contents

Part I. The History and Theory of International Law
1. A short history of international law, Stephen C Neff
2. What is international law for?, Martti Koskenniemi
3. A view of Delft: Some thoughts about thinking about international law, Iain Scobbie
Part II. The structure of international legal obligation
4. The sources of international law, Hugh Thirlway
5. Soft law in international law-making, Alan Boyle
6. International law and 'relative normality', Dinah Shelton
7. The practical working of the law of treaties, Malgosia Fitzmaurice
Part III. The subjects of the international legal order
8. Statehood self-determination, and recognition, Matthew Craven
9. International organizations, Dapo Akande
10. The individual and the international legal system, Robert McCorquodale
Part IV. The scope of sovereignty
11. Jurisdiction, Christopher Staker
12. International law and restraints on the exercise of jurisdiction by national courts of states, Hazel Fox
13. Immunities enjoyed by officials of states and international organizations, Chanaka Wickremasinghe
14. The relationship between international and national law, Eileen Denza
Part V. Responsibility
15. The nature and forms of international responsibility, James Crawford and Simon Olleson
16. Issues of admissibility and the law on international responsibility, Phoebe Okowa
17. Responsibility to protect, Spencer Zifcak
Part VI. Responding to breaches of international obligations
18. Countermeasures and sanctions, Nigel White and Ademola Abass
19. The means of dispute settlement, John Merrills
20. The international court of justice, Hugh Thirlway
21. The use of force and the international legal order, Christine Gray
Part VII. The application of international law
22. The law of the sea, Malcolm Evans
23. International environmental law, Catherine Redgwell
24. International investment law, Surya Subedi
25. International criminal law, Robert Cryer
26. International protection of Human Rights, Nigel Rodley
27. The law of war (international humanitarian law), David Turns

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