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- Andrews UK 2015; US$ 4.49
Between 1870 and 1914 Europe experienced mounting diplomatic tensions and the division of the continent into rival alliance systems. The outbreak of war in 1914 had long term origins which are complex and often obscure. This e-book is written to make these conflicts and the debates that surround them easy to understand and accessible. It covers the... more...
- De Gruyter 2015; US$ 70.00
Between 1950s and the 1970s, visions of the ?future? became a key notion for Western industrial societies. Future research was grounded on the assumption that there were many different ?futures? that could be predicted and controlled. At first, future research was the source of expertise for a veritable planning boom, but later, future... more...
- Ashgate Publishing Ltd 2015; US$ 104.95
Crossing disciplinary boundaries, this volume offers a rare forum for a serious analysis of the territorial dispute over the Diaoyu/Senkaku Islands between China and Japan. To understand the complexity of the dispute and to find peaceful solutions, we must reach beyond the confines of a single discipline and perspective. The volume deconstructs conflicting... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2015; US$ 54.95
Africa has experienced a number of territorial disputes over land and maritime boundaries, due in part to its colonial and post-colonial history. This book explores the legal, political, and historical nature of disputes over territory in the African continent, and critiques the content and application of contemporary International law to the resolution... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2015; US$ 54.95
This book examines the concept of nationality of means of transportation in terms of jurisdiction in international law. It reassesses the definition of nationality and explores how it is conferred. The book first places nationality in the broader perspective of jurisdiction in international law, and examines the historical development and necessity... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2015; US$ 67.95
The 5th edition of Public International Law continues the book?s accessible, student-friendly tradition with a writing style that is both conversational and easy to read. Features designed to support learning include highlighted key cases, introductory chapter overviews, and end-of-chapter aides-mémoire and recommended further reading. Public... more...
- VS Verlag für Sozialwissenschaften 2015; US$ 49.99
Die politische Ordnung der Welt ist ein Thema, mit dem sich Wissenschaftler seit mehr als zweitausend Jahren beschäftigen. In jüngster Zeit hat das Thema jedoch Karriere gemacht, seit die USA deutlicher als bisher ihren Anspruch auf Welthegemonie geltend machen. Die Europäer quält die Vorstellung von einem Empire Amerika, das nach eigener Entscheidung... more...
- Oxford University Press 2015; US$ 57.99 US$ 49.87
An Introduction to Contemporary International Law: A Policy-Oriented Perspective introduces the reader to all major aspects of contemporary international law. It applies the highly acclaimed approach developed by the New Haven School of International Law, holding international law as an ongoing process of authoritative decision-making through which... more...
- Ashgate Publishing Ltd 2015; US$ 144.95
This collection considers how general principles of law and underlying theories of justice from political science and international relations make a significant contribution to our understanding of the constituent elements of global justice. The book explores justice arising in specific areas of international law, including international humanitarian... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 54.95
There is much debate about the scope of international law, its compatibility with individual state practice, its enforceability and the recent and limited degree to which it is institutionalized. This collection of essays seeks to address the issue of access to justice, the related element of domestic rule of law which does not yet figure significantly... more...