The Globalization of International Law

The Globalization of International Law

by Paul Schiff Berman

ISBN-10: 0754624129

ISBN-13: 9780754624127

Pub. Date: 12/01/2005

Publisher: Ashgate Publishing, Limited

Product Details

Ashgate Publishing, Limited
Publication date:
The International Library of Essays on Globalization and Law
Product dimensions:
6.60(w) x 9.70(h) x 2.20(d)

Table of Contents

Pt. IThe multiplicity of normative communities
1The folktales of justice : tales of jurisdiction3
2Legal pluralism29
Pt. IIProblems of geographical borders
3Governing cyberspace61
4The Internet and the abiding significance of territorial sovereignty79
5Against "against cyberanarchy"97
6The structural rules of transnational law123
7Multiple nationality and the postnational transformation of citizenship127
8The information revolution and the paradox of American power153
Pt. IIIThe relationship between the national and the international
9Turtles and torturers, the transformation of international law167
10The new dispute settlers : (half) truths and consequences201
11Redefining universal jurisdiction241
12The limits of idealism265
13From unimaginable to possible : Spain, Pinochet, and the judicialization of power283
14How is international human rights law enforced?303
15Constructing a global law - violence against women and the human rights system325
16Toward an institutional theory of sovereignty363
17The promise of hybrid courts405
18The development and incorporation of international norms in the formation of copyright law421
Pt. IVThe role of transnational governmental and non-governmental actors
19The accountability of government networks475
20The power of EU collective action : the impact of EU data privacy regulation on US business practice497
21The Ottawa Convention Banning Landmines, the role of international non-governmental organizations and the idea of international civil society519
22Accounting for NGOs549
23A bottom-up approach to international lawmaking : the tale of three trade finance instruments561

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