The Charter of the United Nations: A Commentary

The Charter of the United Nations: A Commentary


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The Charter of the United Nations: A Commentary by Bruno Simma

This is the authoritative, article-by-article account of the legislative history, interpretation, and practical application of each and every United Nations Charter provision. Written by a team of distinguished scholars and practitioners, this book is the product of a combination of academic research with the insights of practice, and is an indispensable work of reference for all those interested in this significant international organization. The Commentary will be crucial in providing new directions for the development of international law and the United Nations in the twenty-first century.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780199580156
Publisher: Oxford University Press
Publication date: 01/20/2013
Pages: 2606
Product dimensions: 7.10(w) x 10.10(h) x 4.50(d)

About the Author

Bruno Simma is Professor of International Law and European Community Law and Director of the Institute of International Law at the University of Munich. Since 1987 he has also been Professor of Law at the University of Michigan. He has held visiting Professorships at the Universities of Siena and Michigan. He is a member of the United Nations Committee on Economic, Social and Cultural Rights and the founder editor of the Euorpean Journal of International Law.

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