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Iran and International Law

Pouria Askary

Subject: International Law »

Date Added: 2021-05-26

Iran and International LawIntroductionGeographically situated in the juxtaposition of East and West, peace among nations is the zeal of Iranian people...

Islamic Cooperation, International Law and the Organization of

Salim Farrar

Subject: International Law »

Date Added: 2021-10-27

International Law and the Organization of Islamic CooperationIntroductionThe Organization of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) is the second biggest internati...

Islamic International Law

Maurits Berger

Subject: International Law »

Date Added: 2018-08-28

Islamic International LawIntroductionIslamic law does not distinguish between national and international law in the modern sense of these words. Islam...

Islamic Law and Human Rights

Ayesha Shahid

Subject: International Law »

Date Added: 2016-03-31

Islamic Law and Human RightsIntroductionOne 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

IslandsIntroductionOne of the features of the contemporary Law of the Sea is the establishment of specific legal regimes for certain geographic realit...


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 López

Subject: International Law »

Date Added: 2013-07-24

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Jus Cogens

Anne Lagerwall

Subject: International Law »

Date Added: 2015-05-29

Jus Cogens Introduction Jus cogens (or ius cogens) is a latin phrase that literally means “compelling law.” It designates norms from which no ...

Just War

Howard Hensel, Eric Smith

Subject: International Law »

Date Added: 2019-07-31

Just WarIntroductionThe concept of just war can be seen as an implicit framework for analysis or series of questions within the context of which just ...

Landlocked Countries and the Law of the Sea

Kishor Uprety

Subject: International Law »

Date Added: 2020-01-15

Landlocked Countries and the Law of the SeaIntroductionThe definition of landlocked countries (LLC) is purely geography-based. These are countries lac...

Law of the Sea

Eugenia López-Jacoiste

Subject: International Law »

Date Added: 2018-01-11

Law of the SeaIntroductionOn 10 December 1982, the Third UN Conference on the Law of the Sea finally adopted the UN Convention on the Law of the Sea (...

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 ...

Law-Making by Non-State Actors

Timothy Masiko, Mary E. Footer

Subject: International Law »

Date Added: 2019-09-25

Law-Making by Non-State ActorsIntroductionInternational law is a set of norms that covers the general procedures and institutions for the conduct of i...

League of Nations, The

Rose Sydney Parfitt

Subject: International Law »

Date Added: 2017-02-28

The League of NationsIntroductionThe League of Nations, the precursor to the United Nations, was formed in 1920 in the wake of the First World War, as...

Lebanon, Special Tribunal for

Martin Wählisch

Subject: International Law »

Date Added: 2016-05-26

Special Tribunal for LebanonIntroductionOn 14 February 2005, Lebanon’s former Prime Minister, Rafik Hariri, was assassinated in a bomb attack against ...

Legal Status of Military Forces Abroad

Joop Voetelink

Subject: International Law »

Date Added: 2019-09-25

Legal Status of Military Forces AbroadIntroductionToday, states routinely deploy elements of their armed forces on the territory of other states withi...

Liability for International Environmental Harm

Jaye Ellis

Subject: International Law »

Date Added: 2013-11-27

Liability for International Environmental HarmIntroductionThree main approaches to the legal consequences of transboundary environmental harm have bee...

Liberation and Resistance Movements

Martin Wählisch

Subject: International Law »

Date Added: 2019-05-29

Liberation and Resistance MovementsIntroductionThe phenomenon of resistance and liberation movements has occurred throughout history and remains curre...

Mandates in International Law

Cait Storr

Subject: International Law »

Date Added: 2020-01-15

Mandates in International LawIntroductionThe term “mandate” has no fixed legal definition in international law. In general, it refers to a mode of ext...

Maritime Delimitation

Jorge Antonio Quindimil López

Subject: International Law »

Date Added: 2015-01-15

Maritime Delimitation Introduction Maritime delimitation is one of the most discussed issues in international law, distinguished by unusual te...

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