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Russian Approaches to International Law

Alexander Merezhko

Subject: International Law »

Date Added: 2012-03-23

Russian Approaches in International Law Introduction Contemporary Russian doctrine of international law has grown out of the Soviet school of i...

Sanctions, International

Iain Cameron

Subject: International Law »

Date Added: 2012-03-23

International SanctionsThis article was revised by Iain Cameron and Anton Moiseienko on May 26th, 2021. The revised version can be found here.Introduc...

Sanctions, International

Iain Cameron, Anton Moiseienko

Subject: International Law »

Date Added: 2021-05-26

International SanctionsIain Cameron and Anton Moiseienko updated this article on May 26th, 2021. It was originally written by Iain Cameron, published ...


Theodore Christakis

Subject: International Law »

Date Added: 2012-03-23

Secession Introduction The term secession designates the unilateral withdrawal from a state of part of its territory and population with the wi...


Mary Ellen O’Connell

Subject: International Law »

Date Added: 2012-03-23

Self-DefenseIntroductionHumanity has always recognized that individuals should have the right to defend themselves from violence. In international law...


Silvia Scarpa

Subject: International Law »

Date Added: 2014-05-29

Slavery Introduction Slavery had existed for thousands of years, when, finally, in the 18th century the abolitionist ideal gained momentum. We...

Soft Law

Teresa Fajardo

Subject: International Law »

Date Added: 2014-01-30

Soft Law Introduction The generic term soft law covers a wide range of instruments of different nature and functions that make it very difficu...

Space Law

Frans von der Dunk

Subject: International Law »

Date Added: 2012-03-23

Space LawIntroductionSpace law is best defined as the law dealing in a substantial manner with human activities in outer space. Traditionally conceive...

Spanish School of International Law (c. 16th and 17th Centuries)

Pablo Antonio Fernández-Sánchez

Subject: International Law »

Date Added: 2013-09-30

Spanish School of International Law (c. 16th and 17th Centuries) Introduction The most important contribution to the development of modern int...

Sports Law, International

Carmen Pérez González

Subject: International Law »

Date Added: 2014-03-27

International Sports Law Introduction This article explores the relationship between international law and sport activity. The existence of an...

State of Necessity

Sarah Heathcote

Subject: International Law »

Date Added: 2014-01-13

State of Necessity Introduction State of necessity, now known as “necessity” and codified by Article 25 of the International Law Commission’s ...

Superior Orders

Annemieke van Verseveld

Subject: International Law »

Date Added: 2016-04-28

Superior OrdersIntroduction“Superior orders” refers to a defense in International Criminal Law (ICL). The gist of this defense is that a subordinate i...

Taba Arbitration, The

Robbie Sabel

Subject: International Law »

Date Added: 2020-04-22

The Taba ArbitrationIntroductionThe 1979 Egypt-Israel Peace Treaty stipulated that the boundary was the “[r]ecognized international boundary between E...

Teaching International Law

Christine Schwöbel-Patel

Subject: International Law »

Date Added: 2018-06-27

Teaching International LawIntroductionThe teaching of international law is a topic of interest to most international law educators. The pedagogy emplo...

Territorial Title

Masaharu Yanagihara

Subject: International Law »

Date Added: 2012-03-23

Territorial Title Introduction Especially essential for the existence of modern European international law is a state with a “defined territory...


Ben Saul

Subject: International Law »

Date Added: 2012-03-23

Terrorism Introduction International law has struggled to regulate terrorism for over a century, beginning with efforts to cooperate in the ext...

The 1948 Arab-Israeli Conflict and International Law

Noura Erakat

Subject: International Law »

Date Added: 2021-08-25

The 1948 Arab-Israeli Conflict and International LawIntroductionInternational law’s indeterminacy and its capacity to be shaped by what Duncan Kennedy...

The Ottoman Empire and International Law

Nobuyoshi Fujinami

Subject: International Law »

Date Added: 2021-08-25

The Ottoman Empire and International LawIntroductionThe Ottoman Empire has long been a marginal subject in both the history and theory of internationa...

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...


José Elías Esteve Moltó

Subject: International Law »

Date Added: 2013-07-24

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