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Title Vattel's international law in a XXIst century perspective / edited by Vincent Chetail & Peter Haggenmacher = Le droit international de Vattel vu du XXIe siècle / edite par Vincent Chetail & Peter Haggenmacher
Published Boston : Martinus Nijhoff Publishers, 2011
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Description 1 online resource (xviii, 442 pages)
Series Graduate institute of international and development studies ; v. 9
Graduate Institute of International and Development Studies (Series) ; v. 9
Contents "International community" from Dante to Vattel / Martti Koskenniemi -- De la balance politique et de ses rapports avec le droit des gens : Vattel, la "guerre pour l'equilibre" et le systeme europeen / Bruno Arcidiacono -- Vattel, Rousseau et la question de la "justice" de la guerre / Gabriella Silvestrini -- Les dualismes du droit des gens / Emmanuelle Jouannet -- Vattel et le droit des traites / Pierre-Marie Dupuy -- Lauterpacht and Vattel on the sources of international law : the place of private law analogies and general principles / Amanda Perreau-Saussine -- Vattel's natural liberty of conscience of nations in a new age of belief and faith / Anthony Carty -- Les competences territoriales / Giovanni Distefano -- Vattel and colonialism : some preliminary observations / Antony Anghie -- Vattel and the peaceful settlement of international disputes / Lucius Caisch -- Le droit des relations commerciales : entre mercantilisme et liberalisme / Tabrizi Ben Salah -- Vattel et le droit des relations diplomatiques : un precurseur du droit diplomatique contemporain / Eric Wyler -- Vattel et le ius ad bellum / Slim Laghmani -- Vattel and the laws of war : a tale of three circles / Stephen C. Neff -- Neutrality and alliances / Stefan Oeter -- A schoolmaster abolishing homework? : Vattel on peacemaking and peace treaties / Randall Lesaffer
Summary No other scholar has so deeply influenced the development of international law or shaped the doctrinal debates as Vattel. More than 250 years after its publication, his Law of Nations has remained the most frequently quoted treatise of international law. Vattel's International Law from a XXIst Century Perspective explores the reasons behind the extraordinary authority of Vattel and analyses its continuing relevance for thinking and understanding contemporary international law. It gathers the contributions from well-known experts of international law and history for the purpose of evaluating th
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Subject Vattel, Emer de, 1714-1767. Droit des gens
International law.
Form Electronic book
Author Chetail, Vincent.
Haggenmacher, Peter.
ISBN 9004194649 (electronic bk.)
9789004194649 (electronic bk.)
Other Titles Droit international de Vattel vu du XXIe siècle