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Cases and Materials on International Law / Edition 2

Cases and Materials on International Law / Edition 2


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ISBN-13: 9781854314086
Publisher: Oxford University Press
Publication date: 01/01/1995
Pages: 688
Product dimensions: 6.00(w) x 1.25(h) x 9.00(d)

About the Author

Martin Dixon, Lecturer in Law, Cambridge University and Fellow of Queen's College, Cambridge Robert McCorquodale, Director, British Institute of International and Comparative Law
Sarah Williams, Dorset Fellow in Public International Law and Senior Research Fellow, British Institute of International and Comparative Law

Table of Contents

The nature and sources of international law:
the relevance of international law
the international community and international law
theories of international law. Part 2 International law and national law:
general theories
statute of the International Court of Justice
custom - general considerations, local custom, persistent objector, the relationship of custom and treaty law
general principles of law
judicial decisions and the writings of publicists
resolutions of international organizations
soft law. Part 3 The law of treaties:
definition of a treaty - general definition of a treaty, unilateral statements, pacta sunt servanda
Vienna Convention on the Law of Treaties 1969 - general principles, customary international law
formation and application of treaties - formation, entry into force, impact on third states
reservations to treaties - general principles, the legal effect of reservations, reservations to human rights treaties
interpretation of treaties
invalidity of treaties - general principles, error, jus cogens, unequal treaties, procedure for invoking the validity of a treaty
termination of treaties - grounds for termination, other aspects of termination. Part 4 International law and national law. Part 5 Personality and recognition. Part 6 International human rights law. Part 7 Sovereignity over territory. Part 8 Jurisdictional sovereignty. Part 9 Immunities from national jurisdiction. Part 10 Law of the sea. Part 11 State responsibility. Part 12 International environmental law. Part 13 The use of force, collective security and peacekeeping. Part 14 Peaceful settlement of international disputes.(Part contents)

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