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Title International law and the quest for its implementation : liber amicorum Vera Gowlland-Debbas = Le droit international et la quête de sa mise en oeuvre / edited by Laurence Boisson de Chazournes and Marcelo Kohen
Published Leiden ; Boston, Mass. : Brill, 2010
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Contents Autour de lʼaffaire stoll / Lucius Caflisch -- Droits individuels et droits de lʼhomme : chevauchements et différences / Christian Dominicé -- The extra-territorial reach of human rights obligations : a brief perspective on the link to jurisdiction / Guys S. Goodwin-Gill -- The wall in the occupied Palestinian territory / Vaughan Lowe -- Compliance with human rights norms extraterritorially : 'human rights imperialism? / Ralph Wilde -- Standards et normes techniques dans lʼorde juridique contemporain : quelques réflexions / Laurence Boisson de Chazournes -- Towards an international law of responsibility : early doctrine / James Crawford, Thomas Grant & Francesco Messineo -- Advisory opinions and the Secretary-General with special reference to the 2004 advisory opinion on the wall / John Dugard -- Unity in the application of international law at the global level and the responsibility of judges at the national level : reviewing Georges Scelleʼs 'role splitting' theory / Pierre-Marie Dupuy -- The binding nature of the decisions of the International Court of Justice / Abdul G. Koroma -- Choosing our international judges, past and present / Philippe Sands -- La paix par le droit. Entre réalité, mythe et utopie / Eric Wyler
Vera and the (Re)Turn to aesthetics / Daniel Warner -- The Security Council Legibus Solutus? On the legislative forays of the council / Georges Abi-Saab -- The subject of subjects and the attribution of attribution / Andrew Clapham -- La Désuétude de lʼarticle 26 de la Charte des Nations Unies, expression de lʼéchec du systéme onusien / Monique Chemillier-Gendreau -- Le Conseil de sécurité, les sanctions ciblées et le respect des droits de lʼhomme / Luigi Condorelli -- There is no need to change the composition of the Security Council. It is time for stressing accountability / Marcelo G. Kohen -- Lʼ(ir)responsabilité des forces multinationales? / Linos-Alexandre Sicilianos -- Targeted sanctions and obligations of states on listing and de-listing procedures / Djacoba Liva Tehindrazanarivelo -- Fearʼs legal dimension : counterterrorism and human rights / Andrea Bianchi -- The Human Rights Council and the challenges of the United Nations system on human rights : towards a cultural revolution? / Vincent Chetail -- International humanitarian law, human rights and the UK courts / Christine Chinkin
Summary This Liber Amicorum appears on the occasion of Professor Vera Gowlland-Debbas' retirement from the Graduate Institute. It includes contributions by her colleagues and friends from distinguished universities and international institutions. It covers different fields in which she has excelled. This collective work is divided into three main sections. The first section examines matters concerning the law of the United Nations. The second section is devoted to human rights and international humanitarian law. The third section addresses issues related to law-making, compliance with international la
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Contributions in English and French
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Subject Gowlland-Debbas, Vera, 1943-
United Nations.
International and municipal law.
International courts.
International law.
Genre/Form Festschriften.
Form Electronic book
Author Boisson de Chazournes, Laurence.
Gowlland-Debbas, Vera, 1943-
Kohen, Marcelo G.
ISBN 9047430581 (electronic bk.)
9789047430582 (electronic bk.)
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Other Titles Droit international et la quête de sa mise en oeuvre