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- Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 145.00
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...
- Oxford University Press 2014; US$ 59.99
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 through which the members... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 130.00
Do countries keep their promises to the international community? When they sign treaties or learn about new expectations, do they take them seriously and implement them? Since we already know intuitively that not all countries do, the next question ? and the topic of this book ? is: who complies? By considering a wide range of different rules ? each... more...
- Edward Elgar Publishing 2014; US$ 60.00
The first in a series of Companions that offer broad coverage of a range of international courts and tribunals, The Elgar Companion to the International Court of Justice is a one-stop reference for those wishing to understand this highly significant and successful court. more...
- Springer 2014; US$ 179.00
Arguing that our attachment to Aristotelian modes of discourse makes a revision of their conceptual foundations long overdue, the author proposes the consideration of unacknowledged factors that play a central role in argument itself. These are in particular the subjective imprint and the dynamics of argumentation. Their inclusion in a four-dimensional... more...
- Springer 2014; US$ 129.00
The combination of the words ?international law? and ?crisis? is intriguing and leads to a number of questions. How does international law react to crises and what are the typical conditions under which the term ?crisis? is invoked? Is international law a vivid field of law due to and thanks to crises? Are parts of international law maybe in crisis... more...
- Nomos Verlagsgesellschaft 2014; US$ 44.10
Das Werk vermittelt neuen Rats- und Ausschussmitgliedern Grundkenntnisse über ihre Befugnisse, Verpflichtungen und Gestaltungsmöglichkeiten in der kommunalen Praxis, bietet erfahrenen Mandatsträgern durch weiterführende Hinweise das Rüstzeug zur Aktualisierung und Erweiterung ihres Repertoires, gibt Angehörigen der Verwaltung... more...
A Violation of International Law as a Necessary Element of a "Threat to the Peace" under the UN CharterNomos Verlagsgesellschaft 2014; US$ 97.54
Die Arbeit diskutiert, ob eine Völkerrechtsverletzung begriffsnotwendiger Inhalt einer "Bedrohung des Friedens" gemäß Art. 39 der UN-Charta ist. Die Frage ist insbesondere im Hinblick auf den internationalen Terrorismus und die Aufrüstung mit Massenvernichtungswaffen von großer praktischer Bedeutung. Der Autor analysiert zunächst... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 135.00
The attitude we take to power is almost invariably one of distrust, never more so than when it claims to be sovereign. And yet, we have always been drawn to sovereignty. Out of fear or fascination, we accepted that it was a condition of our liberty; that to assert ourselves as free, we would have to work not against but through sovereign power. This... more...