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Title Time, history and international law / edited by Matthew Craven, Malgosia Fitzmaurice and Maria Vogiatzi
Published Leiden ; Boston : M. Nijhoff, 2007
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Description 1 online resource (251 pages)
Series Developments in international law, 0924-5332 ; v. 58
Developments in international law ; v. 58. 0924-5332
Contents Introduction: international law and its histories / Matt Craven -- International law and its history: the story of an unrequited love / Randall Lesaffer -- Foreign office international legal history / David J. Bederman -- English approaches to international law in the nineteenth century / Michael Lobban -- A case study on jurisprudence as a source of international law: Oppenheim's influence / Amanda Perreau-Saussine -- Time, history, and sources of law peremptory norms: is there a need for new sources of international law / Hazel Fox -- Reluctant Grundnormen: Artlcles 31(3)(c) and 42 of the Vienna Convention on the Law of Treaties and the Fragmentation of International Law / Jan Klabbers -- The time of conclusion and the time of application of treaties as points of reference in the interpretative process / Don Greig -- Piracy and the origins of enmity / Gerry Simpson -- Distance and contemporaneity in exploring the practice of states: the British Archives in Relation to the 1957 Oman and Muscat Incident / Anthony Carty
Summary Offers an insight into the frequently asked question on the relationship between international law, time and history, approaching the issue from a legal and philosophical point of view. This book states that it is possible to identify at least three different ways in which the above relationship may be conceived
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Print version record
Subject International law -- Sources.
International law -- History.
Genre/Form History.
Form Electronic book
Author Craven, Matthew C. R.
Fitzmaurice, M.
Vogiatzi, Maria.
ISBN 9047411447 (electronic bk.)
9789047411444 (electronic bk.)