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Habeas Corpus

David Clark

Subject: International Law »

Date Added: 2016-08-30

Habeas CorpusIntroductionThis entry considers habeas corpus in common law jurisdictions (including mixed jurisdictions such as South Africa) and in in...

Hijaz and International Law, The

Malik Dahlan

Subject: International Law »

Date Added: 2021-04-21

The Hijaz and International LawIntroductionThe Hashemite Kingdom of Hijaz attracted little notice in the Western international legal history during it...

History of International Law, 1550–1700

Ignacio De La Rasilla Del Moral

Subject: International Law »

Date Added: 2013-11-27

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

Hostilities, Direct Participation in

Shane Darcy

Subject: International Law »

Date Added: 2016-05-26

Direct Participation in HostilitiesIntroductionContemporary armed conflicts involve not only fighting and military confrontation between regular armed...

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 and Regional Protection, Relativism and Universalism of

Claudio Corradetti

Subject: International Law »

Date Added: 2017-06-27

Relativism and Universalism of Human Rights and Regional ProtectionIntroductionThe international system of human rights is organized around both a uni...

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 TraffickingIntroductionAlong with drug trafficking and arms dealing, human trafficking has been described as one of the most profitable crimes i...

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 PeoplesIntroductionThe rights of indigenous peoples under international law have evolved greatly since the late 1980s. Efforts by indigenou...

Individual Criminal Responsibility

Chantal Meloni

Subject: International Law »

Date Added: 2020-10-28

Individual Criminal ResponsibilityIntroductionThe recognition of individual criminal responsibility under international law is relatively recent. The ...

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...

Inter-American Commission on Human Rights (IACHR) and Inter-American Court of Human Rights (IACtHR)

Walter Arévalo-Ramírez, Andres Rousset Siri

Subject: International Law »

Date Added: 2021-09-22

Inter-American Commission on Human Rights (IACHR) and Inter-American Court of Human Rights (IACtHR)IntroductionThe Inter-American System for the Prote...

International and Non-International Armed Conflict, Detention in

Nicholas Tsagourias

Subject: International Law »

Date Added: 2017-03-30

Detention in International and Non-International Armed ConflictIntroductionInternational humanitarian law contains rules regulating detention during a...

International Committee of the Red Cross

David Forsythe

Subject: International Law »

Date Added: 2019-06-26

International Committee of the Red CrossIntroductionThe International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) is the founding agency of the International Re...

International Community

William Conklin

Subject: International Law »

Date Added: 2020-04-22

International CommunityIntroductionThis annotated bibliography, preoccupied with Anglo-American scholarship, analytically distinguishes several very d...

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...

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