Developments in Customary International Law

Theory and the Practice of the International Court of Justice and the International ad hoc Criminal Tribunals for Rwanda and Yugoslavia

Birgit Schlütter

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ISBN13: 
9789004177727
E-ISBN: 
9789047431152
Publication Date: 
May 2010
Format: 
Hardback
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Pages, Illustr.: 
xxxviii, 370 pp.
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ISSN: 
0924-5332
Volume: 
62

by Sienho Yee

Centered around the international law of co-progressiveness, an all-encompassing and progressive law, this volume explores membership, leadership and responsibility in the international system and how these matters reflect and inform that law.
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Volume: 
71
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004250604
Publication date: 
November 2014

by Beatriz Huarte Melgar

The Transit of Goods in Public International Law, examines the legal status of transit, its definition, and its enforceability under international law using principles of systemic integration, effective rights, and economic cooperation.
Series: 
Volume: 
70
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004288218
Expected: 
February 2015

by Ramona Pedretti, Dr. iur., LL.M.

Ramona Pedretti offers a comprehensive assessment of customary law rules on immunity of Heads of State and other State officials in the context of crimes pursuant to international law and their relationship with core principles of international law.
Series: 
Volume: 
69
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004287761
Publication date: 
November 2014

Edited by Giorgio Gaja and Jenny Grote Stoutenburg

"Enhancing the Rule of Law through the International Court of Justice", edited by Giorgio Gaja and Jenny Grote Stoutenburg, explores the current and possible future contribution of the International Court of Justice to the rule of law in the international community.
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Volume: 
68
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004273191
Publication date: 
July 2014

Mario Silva, The International Holocaust Remembrance Alliance

Through scholarly consideration, State Legitimacy and Failure in International Law evaluates gaps in structural competency that precipitate state failure and examines the resulting consequences for the world community.
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Volume: 
67
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004268838
Publication date: 
February 2014

Ernst Hirsch Ballin

Citizens’ rights are the essential connecting link between human rights and life in a democratic society. The right to be a citizen can bridge the gap between the universality of human rights and the changing political and social settings of people’s lives.
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Volume: 
66
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004223189
Publication date: 
January 2014

Edited by: Poul F. Kjaer, Paulius Jurčys, Ren Yatsunami

This book examines hybridization as a defining phenomenon of regulatory frameworks in the transnational sphere. The contributions illustrate that globalization contributes to blurring the distinctions between national and international, public and private law; and that hybridization therefore...
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Volume: 
65
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004233928
Publication date: 
January 2013

By Chiara Giorgetti, with a foreword by Professors Michael Reisman and Lea Brilmayer

This book is the first legal study of state failure in international law. Dr. Giorgetti specifically analyses health, environmental and human rights emergencies and suggests concrete instruments for international actors facing emergencies in failing states. Her Principles for Action are an...
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Volume: 
64
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004181274
Publication date: 
March 2010

By Neyire Akpinarli

Current international law has not brought a more peaceful world order. An analysis of the concept of the “failed state” demonstrates the shortcomings of international law in addressing fundamental economic and social problems.
Series: 
Volume: 
63
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004178120
Publication date: 
October 2009

Michael Koebele

In his book, Michael Koebele examines the potential liability of transnational corporations under the Alien Tort Statute (also known as Alien Tort Claims Act) for violations of international law in connection with their operations and investments worldwide.
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Volume: 
61
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004173651
Publication date: 
April 2009

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