The World Court in Action: Judging among the Nations / Edition 328

The World Court in Action: Judging among the Nations / Edition 328

by Howard N. Meyer
     
 

In this book, Howard N. Meyer traces the World Court back to The Hague Conference of 1899 and shows its development through World War I, the League of Nations, World War II, and the Cold War, all the way up to the contemporary challenges of East Timor and Kosovo.See more details below

Overview

In this book, Howard N. Meyer traces the World Court back to The Hague Conference of 1899 and shows its development through World War I, the League of Nations, World War II, and the Cold War, all the way up to the contemporary challenges of East Timor and Kosovo.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780742509245
Publisher:
Rowman & Littlefield Publishers, Inc.
Publication date:
01/01/2002
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
256
Product dimensions:
5.84(w) x 8.94(h) x 0.73(d)

Table of Contents

Chapter 1 Foreword Chapter 2 Preface Chapter 3 Prologue Chapter 4 A Century Ends, an Effort Begins Chapter 5 Onward Movement until a Tragic Halt Chapter 6 Not a Whole World's Court Chapter 7 The Part World Court Functions Chapter 8 Judging "Between the Nations" Begins Chapter 9 A Palace as a Court House Chapter 10 The Court's Second Coming Chapter 11 Advice about the UN Charter and Others Chapter 12 Transnational Force and Global Law Chapter 13 Transnational Force: Iran and Nicaragua Chapter 14 Some New International Law: Namibia and Decolonization Chapter 15 Contesting Ownership on Land and at Sea Chapter 16 Some Unfinished Business Chapter 17 Reparations: Nicaragua and Iran Chapter 18 Court versus Council Chapter 19 Was It "Worth the Trouble"? Chapter 20 Rounding Out the Century Chapter 21 To Court to Ban the Bomb? Chapter 22 Sources and Suggestions: A Bibliography Chapter 23 Chronology Chapter 24 Index

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