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  • Resolving Claims to Self-Determinationby Andrew Coleman

    Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 145.00

    Since the end of World War Two and the formation of the UN, the nature of warfare has undergone changes with many wars being ?intra-state? wars, or wars of secession. Whilst wars of secession do not involve the same number or type of combatants as in the last two World Wars, their potential for destruction and their danger for the international community... more...

  • Die "hypothetische Einwilligung" im Andreas Albrecht

    Duncker & Humblot 2010; US$ 102.69

    Hauptbeschreibung Im Arztstrafrecht wird neben der wirklichen, der gemutmaßten und der mutmaßlichen Einwilligung auch der Gedanke einer hypothetischen Einwilligung anerkannt. Der BGH zieht aus seinem Grundansatz, jede ärztliche Heilbehandlung als Körperverletzung zu behandeln, die zu ihrer Rechtmäßigkeit einer rechtlich wirksamen Einwilligung des... more...

  • Beyond a One-Dimensional Stateby Zelim Skurbaty

    BRILL 2004; US$ 269.00

    With a scholarly attention to analytical precision, factual accuracy, and scrupulous objectivity the authors of the present volume ? coming from such diverse fields as international law, philosophy, ethics, economics, political science, - detail and explore the protean character of autonomy as both a concept (autonomy's subtypes, autonomy vs. other... more...

  • Philosophy of International Lawby Anthony Carty

    Edinburgh University Press 2007; US$ 109.45

    A fundamental challenge to the foundations of the discipline of international law. This book offers an internal critique of the discipline of international law whilst showing the necessary place for philosophy within this subject area. By reintroducing philosophy into the heart of the study of international law Anthony Carty explains how traditional... more...

  • Legitimacy in International Lawby Rudiger Wolfrum; Volker Roben

    Springer 2008; US$ 119.00

    Does international law lack legitimacy in general? Has international law or a part of it yielded to the facts of power? What is the relevance of non-enforcement or failure to obey for the legitimacy of that particular international norm? This book contains perspectives on these questions. more...

  • Law at the Vanishing Pointby Aaron Fichtelberg

    Ashgate Publishing Ltd 2008; US$ 134.95

    This volume examines the philosophical foundations of modern international law using the tools of Anglo-American legal theory and western political thought. It provides a fascinating new challenge to those who reduce international law to either ethics or politics and provides a critical new appraisal of its power as an independent force in human social... more...

  • The Fundamental Rules of the International Legal Orderby Christian Tomuschat; Jean Marc Thouvenin

    BRILL 2005; US$ 210.00

    An outgrowth of a joint reflection by French and German international lawyers, this book attempts to reconceptualize the doctrine of hierarchy in international law by emphasizing that a clear distinction should be drawn between primary rules and secondary rules. It contributes to clarifying the meaning of jus cogens and other similar concepts. more...

  • Spontane Verknüpfung von Dienstenby Thomas Mundt

    Diplomica Verlag 2003; US$ 52.50

    Hauptbeschreibung Diese Disseration beschreibt ein neuartiges Verfahren zur Client-unabhängigen Kombination vorhandener Dienste. Dabei werden auf einem Server Templates hinterlegt. Diese Templates enthalten Programmcode, mit dessen Hilfe vorhandene Dienste aufgerufen werden können. Bei der Anfrage nach einem augenblicklich nicht vorhandenen Dienst... more...

  • Die Stiftung privaten Rechts als öffentlich-rechtliches Organisationsmodellby Claudia Kaluza

    BWV Berliner Wissenschafts-Verlag 2010; US$ 35.01

    Hauptbeschreibung Stiftungsgründungen durch juristische Personen öffentlichen Rechts sind verstärkt zu beobachten. Diese Entwicklung deutet darauf hin, dass das Stiftungswesen einen rechtlichen Wandel durchlebt. Gegenstand der Untersuchung ist daher die Frage, ob aktuelle Stiftungsgründungen noch mit dem herkömmlichen Stiftungsbegriff vereinbar sind.... more...

  • Linien der Rechtsprechung des Bundesverfassungsgerichts - erörtert von den wissenschaftlichen Mitarbeiterinnen und Mitarbeitern. Band 2by Sigrid Emmenegger; Ariane Wiedmann

    De Gruyter 2011; US$ 182.00

    Volume 2 seizes upon central, typical and significant topics and problems and discusses them in an academic manner. The release of this volume marks the 60-year anniversary of the establishment of the Federal Constitutional Court in September 1951. more...