International law

    International Law

    By Tom Ruys

    Paperback £34.45

    This textbook offers for the first time a comprehensive analysis of the classic doctrines and main areas of international law from a European perspective, meeting the needs of the many European law schools teaching public international law in English. Special attention is devoted to the practice of the European Union,...

    What's Wrong with Rights?

    By Radha D'Souza

    Paperback £18.45

    A critique of liberal rights exposing the paradox between 'good' capitalism and the reality of its actions.

    Cambridge Studies in International and Comparative Law

    By Federica Paddeu

    Hardback £70.05

    The defences available to a state under the law of state responsibility can be considered either as justifications which render acts lawful or excuses excluding the responsibility of the state for wrongful conduct. This book is the first to comprehensively examine the distinction, informed by state practice and theoretical considerations.

    Enforcement of Corporate and Securities Law

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    This book assembles the world's most authoritative specialists for a comparative analysis of the enforcement of corporate and securities laws in thirteen national jurisdictions. It examines the enforcement of corporate and securities laws across the globe and across different legal and political systems from an in-depth comparative perspective.

    International Organizations

    By Ian Hurd

    Paperback £27.80

    The third edition of Ian Hurd's lively introduction to international organizations has been revised and updated throughout. The only textbook to give a deep look at the law and politics of contemporary international organizations, it is an essential resource for advanced undergraduate courses in international relations and global governance.

    UN Peacekeeping Operations and the Protection of Civilians

    By Conor Foley

    Hardback £82.74

    This book explores the relationship between the development of UN peacekeeping and the protection of civilians under international law. While the UN acknowledges the relevance of international humanitarian law to its missions, this book argues that international human rights law regulations usually provide more appropriate guidance.

    Between Fragmentation and Democracy

    By Eyal Benvenisti

    Hardback £74.28

    This book explores how global institutions have increasingly deprived individuals of the means to protect their interests, and the role of the courts in mitigating the effects of globalization. It will appeal to scholars of international law and international politics, as well as public lawyers, political scientists, and those interested...

    Sharia Tribunals, Rabbinical Courts, and Christian Panels

    By Michael J. Broyde

    Hardback £56.14

    This book explores the rise of private arbitration in religious and other values-oriented communities, and it argues that secular societies should use secular legal frameworks to facilitate, enforce, and also regulate religious arbitration. It covers the history of religious arbitration; the kinds of faith-based dispute resolution models currently in use;...

    Causes of War

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    This is the third volume of a projected five-volume series charting the causes of war from 3000 BCE to the present day, written by a leading international lawyer, and using as its principal materials the documentary history of international law, largely in the form of treaties and the negotiations which...

    Human Rights Between Law and Politics

    Hardback £54.46

    This book analyses human rights in post-national contexts and demonstrates, through the case law of the European Court of Human Rights, that the Margin of Appreciation doctrine is an essential part of human rights adjudication. Current approaches have tended to stress the instrumental value of the Margin of Appreciation, or...

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