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Middle East Boundaries and State Formation

Michelle Burgis-Kasthala

Subject: International Law »

Date Added: 2019-01-15

Middle East Boundaries and State FormationIntroductionStates are the primary actors in the international system, and as Shaw reminds us, “statehood is...

Migration

Vincent Chetail

Subject: International Law »

Date Added: 2014-01-13

Migration Introduction The role of international law in the sensitive field of migration is complex, ambiguous, and frequently neglected by co...

Military Necessity

David Turns

Subject: International Law »

Date Added: 2012-03-23

Military Necessity Introduction Military necessity is one of the most fundamental yet most misunderstood and misrepresented principles of the i...

Military Occupation

Teresa Fajardo

Subject: International Law »

Date Added: 2013-08-26

Military OccupationIntroductionMilitary occupation was defined by Oppenheim as “invasion plus taking possession of enemy country for the purpose of ho...

Minorities

Kristin Henrard

Subject: International Law »

Date Added: 2012-03-23

Minorities Introduction Although there is still no generally agreed-upon definition of the concept “minority,” it has become clear that most i...

Modes of Participation

Kai Ambos

Subject: International Law »

Date Added: 2013-06-25

Modes of Participation Introduction Subjects of international law were, originally, merely the states. The first international criminal law in...

Most-Favored-Nation Clauses

Jordi Bonet

Subject: International Law »

Date Added: 2014-08-26

Most-Favored-Nation Clauses Introduction A most-favored-nation clause (MFNC) is a specific treaty provision “whereby a State [the granting Sta...

Multinational Corporations in International Law

Menno T. Kamminga

Subject: International Law »

Date Added: 2014-01-13

Multinational Corporations in International Law Introduction A multinational corporation is a centrally coordinated company that is establishe...

Nationality and Statelessness

Laura van Waas, María José Recalde Vela

Subject: International Law »

Date Added: 2012-03-23

Nationality and StatelessnessIntroductionNationality is the legal bond between a person and a state. It denotes membership and gives rise to both righ...

Natural Law

Craig Reeves

Subject: International Law »

Date Added: 2012-03-23

Natural Law Introduction Natural law as a field of jurisprudence is part of a wider tradition of thought whose roots reach back into Greek phil...

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 ...

New Approaches to International Law

Thomas Skouteris

Subject: International Law »

Date Added: 2012-03-23

New Approaches to International Law Introduction New Approaches to International Law captions scholarly work that has become known under numero...

New Haven School of International Law, The

Fozia Lone

Subject: International Law »

Date Added: 2019-03-27

The New Haven School of International LawIntroductionThe jurisprudence of the New Haven school, otherwise known as the New Haven approach, is a contem...

Non liquet

Ulrich Fastenrath, Franziska Knur

Subject: International Law »

Date Added: 2016-03-31

Non LiquetIntroductionThe term non liquet originated in Roman law and means “it is not clear.” It refers to a situation in which a competent court or ...

Noninternational Armed Conflict (“Civil War”)

Faustin Ntoubandi

Subject: International Law »

Date Added: 2020-04-22

Noninternational Armed Conflict (“Civil War”)IntroductionA noninternational armed conflict (NIAC) or civil war—as it used to be called in the past—is ...

Nonstate Actors

Nicolás Carrillo Santarelli

Subject: International Law »

Date Added: 2013-07-24

Nonstate Actors ...

Nuclear Non-Proliferation

María José Cervell Hortal

Subject: International Law »

Date Added: 2013-10-29

Nuclear Non-ProliferationIntroductionThe concept of nuclear nonproliferation was coined in a formal way at the beginning of the 1960s, though the Trea...

Nuremberg Trials

Kevin Jon Heller, Catherine E. Gascoigne

Subject: International Law »

Date Added: 2015-10-26

Nuremberg Trials Introduction The “Nuremberg trials” generally refers to a series of thirteen trials held in the immediate aftermath of World ...

Organizations, International

Alison Duxbury

Subject: International Law »

Date Added: 2012-03-23

International OrganizationsIntroductionSince World War II, both the number and the variety of international organizations operating in the internation...

Pacifism in International Law

Jeremy Moses

Subject: International Law »

Date Added: 2019-08-28

Pacifism in International LawIntroductionThe label of pacifism has been applied to a very wide range of political movements and ideologies that focus ...

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