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Author Scarfi, Juan Pablo, 1979- author

Title The hidden history of international law in the Americas : empire and legal networks / Juan Pablo Scarfi
Published New York, NY : Oxford University Press, 2017
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Description 1 online resource
Summary This work offers an exploration of the deployment of international law for the legitimization of U.S. ascendancy as an informal empire in Latin America. This text explores the intellectual history of a distinctive idea of American international law in the Americas, focusing principally on the evolution of the American Institute of International Law (AIIL)
Notes Previously issued in print: 2017
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Audience Specialized
Notes Description based on online resource; title from home page (viewed on March 15, 2017)
Subject American Institute of International Law -- History.
International law -- America -- History.
International law -- United States -- History.
Law -- America -- Foreign influences.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 9780190622374 (ebook)