Cases and Materials on International Law
Blackstone Press, 2000 - International law - 653 pages
Each day the media reports the rapid changes occurring around the world which have a significance for international law. The struggle for self-determination in the USSR and elsewhere, the attempts to control terrorism, the role of the United Nations, the cries for human rights, and the urgent need to protect the environment are all matters addressed by international law.
However, too often the treaties, the resolutions, the statements, the cases and the other materials concerning these matters are not readily available to students of international law. Many are in United Nations documents, in national journals or in foreign government publications. As there is an increasing interdependence of the international community, it is important for this material to be easily accessible. This book is a complete collection of cases and materials and contains the material students generally need, covering both the well-established and the developing international law.
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Termination of treaties i Grounds for termination ii Other aspects
Introductory note 1 The relevance of international law 2 The interna
Introductory note 1 General theories 2 Statute of the International
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accepted action acts agreement apply Arbitration areas Article Assembly authority binding breach circumstances claim concerned considered constitute continental shelf contracting Court of Justice Covenant crimes customary international law customary law decision Declaration delimitation determine diplomatic dispute East Timor effect enforcement entity environment environmental equity established European exclusive economic zone exercise existence fact force foreign human rights ICJ Rep immunity Immunity Act 1978 individual international community International Court International Law Commission international legal International Tribunal interpretation issue jurisdiction jus cogens Law of Treaties legislation Libya measures national law nature Nicaragua norm object obligations opinio juris Opinion Organization paragraph particular parties peace person political practice principles protection provisions purpose question recognition regard relations relevant Republic reservation Resolution respect responsibility RIAA rules of international Security Council self-defence self-determination sovereign sovereignty Statute territorial sea theory trade United Kingdom United Nations Charter Vienna Convention violation