International Law / Edition 6

International Law / Edition 6

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by Malcolm N. Shaw
     
 

ISBN-10: 0521728142

ISBN-13: 9780521728140

Pub. Date: 12/31/2008

Publisher: Cambridge University Press

The fourth edition of Malcolm Shaw's bestselling textbook in international law represents a major revision of its predecessor. Alongside substantial new chapters dealing with human rights and the United Nations, Professor Shaw has incorporated new material on international environmental law, state succession, recognition, the settlement of disputes by peaceful means…  See more details below

Overview

The fourth edition of Malcolm Shaw's bestselling textbook in international law represents a major revision of its predecessor. Alongside substantial new chapters dealing with human rights and the United Nations, Professor Shaw has incorporated new material on international environmental law, state succession, recognition, the settlement of disputes by peaceful means and international institutions. Above all the book remains a comprehensive and highly readable introduction to international law.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780521728140
Publisher:
Cambridge University Press
Publication date:
12/31/2008
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
1708
Sales rank:
380,045
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 8.90(h) x 2.70(d)

Table of Contents

Preface; Table of cases; Table of treaties and agreements; Table of abbreviations; 1. The nature and development of international law; 2. International law today; 3. Sources; 4. International law and municipal law; 5. The subjects of international law; 6. The international protection of human rights; 7. The regional protection of human rights; 8. Recognition; 9. Territory; 10. Air law and space law; 11. The law of the sea; 12. Jurisdiction; 13. Immunities from jurisdiction; 14. State responsibility; 15. International environmental law; 16. The law of treaties; 17. State succession; 18. The settlement of disputes by peaceful means; 19. International law and the use of force by states; 20. The United Nations; 21. International institutions; Index.

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