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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 Rights, European Court of

Ana Salinas de Frías

Subject: International Law »

Date Added: 2014-08-26

European Court of Human Rights Introduction In the aftermath of the Second World War Europe was faced with the need to not only reconstruct th...

Human Rights, Foundations of

Alejandro Lorite Escorihuela

Subject: International Law »

Date Added: 2014-06-30

Foundations of Human Rights Introduction Researching the foundations of human rights entails various possible types of endeavors and appeals t...

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...

Hybrid International Criminal Tribunals

Sarah Williams

Subject: International Law »

Date Added: 2014-04-28

Hybrid International Criminal Tribunals Introduction International criminal law has traditionally recognized two main mechanisms to secure ind...


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...

Indigenous Peoples

Jérémie Gilbert

Subject: International Law »

Date Added: 2014-06-30

Indigenous Peoples Introduction The rights of indigenous peoples under international law have evolved greatly since the late 1980s. Efforts by...

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...

International Court of Justice

Hugh Thirlway, Cristina Hoss

Subject: International Law »

Date Added: 2015-11-30

International Court of Justice Introduction The International Court of Justice (ICJ, the Court) is a principal organ of the United Nations, al...

International Investment Arbitration

C.L. Lim, Jean Ho

Subject: International Law »

Date Added: 2016-04-28

International Investment Arbitration Introduction International investment arbitration is heterogeneous. At its core, it represents the settlement of in...

International Law, Reasonableness in

Giovanni Sartor, Giorgio Bongiovanni, Chiara Valentini

Subject: International Law »

Date Added: 2016-02-25

Reasonableness in International Law Introduction The idea of reasonableness is pervasive in law. At the domestic, international, and transnational level...

International Trade and Human Rights

Anthony E. Cassimatis, Catherine E. Drummond

Subject: International Law »

Date Added: 2014-06-30

International Trade and Human Rights Introduction Article 55(a) of the United Nations Charter provides that the UN shall promote “higher stand...


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 ...

Islamic Law and Human Rights

Ayesha Shahid

Subject: International Law »

Date Added: 2016-03-31

Islamic Law and Human Rights Introduction One of the contemporary challenges faced by Islamic law today is the issue of compatibility between Islamic la...


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...


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...

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