Jump to Content Jump to Main Navigation

About this Subject

Forthcoming Articles

 

International Law - H - Oxford Bibliographies

You are looking at 21 - 40 of 99 items

History of International Law, 1550-1700

Ignacio De La Rasilla Del Moral

Subject: International Law »

Date Added: 2013-11-27

History of International Law, 1550–1700 Introduction Every epoch remakes the study of the history of international law in its own image. In th...

Human Rights

Jessica Almqvist

Subject: International Law »

Date Added: 2012-03-23

Human Rights Introduction The adoption in 1945 of the UN Charter and in 1948 of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights marks the initial sta...

Human Trafficking

John Winterdyk, Julie Kaye

Subject: International Law »

Date Added: 2014-01-30

Human Trafficking Introduction Along with drug trafficking and arms dealing, human trafficking has been described as one of the most profitabl...

Immunities

Lorna McGregor

Subject: International Law »

Date Added: 2012-03-23

Immunities Introduction International law characterizes the immunities of states and their officials as procedural rules that prevent the adjud...

Immunity, Sovereign

Xiaodong Yang

Subject: International Law »

Date Added: 2012-03-23

Sovereign Immunity Introduction Sovereign immunity, or state immunity, is a principle of customary international law, by virtue of which one so...

Institutional Law

Jan Klabbers

Subject: International Law »

Date Added: 2012-03-23

Institutional Law Introduction International organizations, it is often said, are strange creatures. On the one hand, they are created by their...

Intervention

Nicholas Tsagourias

Subject: International Law »

Date Added: 2012-03-23

Intervention Introduction Intervention refers to interference in the affairs of a state. Such interference can take many different forms: polit...

Intervention, Humanitarian

Dino Kritsiotis

Subject: International Law »

Date Added: 2012-03-23

Humanitarian Intervention Introduction This article begins with an assessment of the conceptual parameters of “humanitarian intervention” that ...

Investment Protection Treaties

Silvina Gonzalez Napolitano

Subject: International Law »

Date Added: 2013-07-24

Investment Protection Treaties ...

Islands

Esperanza Orihuela Calatayud

Subject: International Law »

Date Added: 2013-08-26

Islands Introduction One of the features of the contemporary Law of the Sea is the establishment of specific legal regimes for certain geograp...

Jurisdiction

Xiaodong Yang

Subject: International Law »

Date Added: 2012-10-25

Jurisdiction Introduction “Jurisdiction” is arguably the most versatile term in current international law. Frequently used in international le...

Jurisprudence (Judicial Law-Making)

Jorge Antonio Quindimil

Subject: International Law »

Date Added: 2013-07-24

Jurisprudence (Judicial Law-Making) ...

Law of Treaties, The

Antonio Remiro Brotons

Subject: International Law »

Date Added: 2012-03-23

The Law of Treaties Introduction The Law of Treaties is a set of international and national rules that governs the life of treaties from their ...

Liability for International Environmental Harm

Jaye Ellis

Subject: International Law »

Date Added: 2013-11-27

Liability for International Environmental Harm Introduction Three main approaches to the legal consequences of transboundary environmental har...

Martens Clause

Vaios Koutroulis

Subject: International Law »

Date Added: 2013-07-24

Martens Clause ...

Migration

Vincent Chetail

Subject: International Law »

Date Added: 2014-01-13

Migration Introduction The role of international law in the sensitive field of migration is complex, ambiguous, and frequently neglected by co...

Military Necessity

David Turns

Subject: International Law »

Date Added: 2012-03-23

Military Necessity Introduction Military necessity is one of the most fundamental yet most misunderstood and misrepresented principles of the i...

Military Occupation

Teresa Fajardo

Subject: International Law »

Date Added: 2013-08-26

Military Occupation Introduction Military occupation was defined by Oppenheim as “invasion plus taking possession of enemy country for the purp...

Minorities

Kristin Henrard

Subject: International Law »

Date Added: 2012-03-23

Minorities Introduction Although there is still no generally agreed-upon definition of the concept “minority,” it has become clear that most i...

Modes of Participation

Kai Ambos

Subject: International Law »

Date Added: 2013-06-25

Modes of Participation Introduction Subjects of international law were, originally, merely the states. The first international criminal law in...

How to Subscribe

Oxford Bibliographies Online is available by subscription and perpetual access to institutions and individuals. For more information or to contact an Oxford Sales Representative click here.

Purchase an Ebook Version of This Article

Ebooks of the Oxford Bibliographies Online subject articles are available in North America via a number of retailers including Amazon, vitalsource, and more. Simply search on their sites for Oxford Bibliographies Online Research Guides and your desired subject article.

If you would like to purchase an eBook article and live outside North America please email onlinemarketing@oup.com to express your interest.