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Author Dixon, Martin (Martin J.), author

Title Cases and materials on international law / by Martin Dixon, Robert McCorquodale, Sarah Williams
Edition Fifth edition
Published Oxford : Oxford University Press, [2011]


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Description lvi, 708 pages ; 25 cm
Contents 1. The nature of the international legal system -- 2. The sources of international law -- 3. The law of treaties -- 4. International law and national law -- 5. Personality and recognition -- 6. International human rights law -- 7. Sovereignty over territory -- 8. Jurisdictional sovereignty -- 9. Immunities from national jurisdiction -- 10. Law of the sea -- 11. State responsibility -- 12. International environmental law -- 13. International economic law -- 14. International criminal law -- 15. The use of force, collective security and peacekeeping -- 16. Peaceful settlement of international disputes
Summary "Cases and Materials on International Law is a topical and engaging companion for study; placing international law directly in the context of contemporary debate. It offers broad coverage of international law, and is suitable for use alongside a range of course structures and teaching styles. The book contains the essential cases and materials that students need in order to understand and analyze the international legal order, providing notes on selected extracts to explain the complexities of the law to students. These are from a full range of international sources. The fifth edition includes further discussion of topical areas such as international criminal law, featuring a new chapter focusing explicitly on this subject. It also provides expanded coverage of topical areas including the use of force in Iraq and the role of international organizations. The new edition considers the perspectives of non-western and feminist scholars."--Publisher's website
Notes Previous edition: 2003
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Subject International law -- Cases.
International law.
Author McCorquodale, Robert, author
Williams, Sarah, author
LC no. 2011289204
ISBN 0199562717 (paperback)
9780199562718 (paperback)
Other Titles Cases & materials on international law
International law