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Torture

Jamil Mujuzi

Subject: International Law »

Date Added: 2013-08-26

Torture Introduction The use of torture especially to seek the truth has been known to humankind for centuries. Like the use of torture, the c...

Theory, Critical International Legal

Jason Beckett

Subject: International Law »

Date Added: 2012-03-23

Critical International Legal Theory Introduction Although most writings on public international law (PIL) possess an esprit critique, what dis...

Organizations, International

Alison Duxbury

Subject: International Law »

Date Added: 2012-03-23

International Organizations Introduction Since World War II, both the number and the variety of international organizations operating in the in...

Courts, International

Cesare P. R. Romano

Subject: International Law »

Date Added: 2012-03-23

International Courts Introduction The multiplication of international courts is one of the most remarkable changes in international law and rel...

Political Science, International Law and

Wouter Werner

Subject: International Law »

Date Added: 2012-03-23

International Law and Political Science Introduction During the first decades following World War II, international law and international polit...

Nonstate Actors

Nicolás Carrillo Santarelli

Subject: International Law »

Date Added: 2013-07-24

Nonstate Actors ...

Recognition

Jean d’Aspremont

Subject: International Law »

Date Added: 2012-11-21

Recognition Introduction Recognition occupies a central place in state practice and in the literature, but this does not necessarily mean that...

Nationality and Statelessness

Laura van Waas

Subject: International Law »

Date Added: 2012-03-23

Nationality and Statelessness Introduction Nationality is the legal bond between a person and a state. It denotes membership and gives rise to ...

Crimes against Humanity

Beth van Schaack

Subject: International Law »

Date Added: 2012-03-23

Crimes Against Humanity Introduction Crimes against humanity have both a colloquial and a legal existence. In daily parlance, the term is employ...

Environmental Law, International

Jutta Brunnée

Subject: International Law »

Date Added: 2013-04-22

International Environmental Law Introduction International environmental law encompasses the legal norms and processes that address transbound...

Cyber Warfare

Marco Benatar

Subject: International Law »

Date Added: 2014-03-27

Cyber Warfare Introduction The advent of the Internet, and interconnected computer networks more generally, has impacted society in innumerabl...

Transnational Corruption

Ana Peyró Llopis

Subject: International Law »

Date Added: 2014-03-27

Transnational Corruption Introduction Although corruption is an old phenomenon, international efforts to combat corruption are quite recent. T...

Peace Keeping

Nigel D. White

Subject: International Law »

Date Added: 2012-03-23

Peacekeeping Introduction Peacekeeping is a development of the Cold War. It was not envisaged by the UN Charter of 1945, but it has proved ...

Universal Jurisdiction

Margarita Robles

Subject: International Law »

Date Added: 2014-01-13

Universal Jurisdiction Introduction The history of universal jurisdiction (UJ) has always been considered in dramatic terms, sometimes tragic....

European Arrest Warrant

Stefano Manacorda, Costantino Grasso

Subject: International Law »

Date Added: 2013-06-25

European Arrest Warrant Introduction The European Union has increased its influence over criminal law since the Treaty of Maastricht (1993) an...

Collective Security

Ademola Abass

Subject: International Law »

Date Added: 2014-03-27

Collective Security Introduction The term collective security in a general sense is given many understandings both professional and nonprofess...

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...

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 ...

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...

Neutrality

Elizabeth Chadwick

Subject: International Law »

Date Added: 2014-03-27

Neutrality Introduction On the outbreak of war, states which do not wish to participate declare neutrality. Also termed “armed neutrality,” a ...

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