No Country is an Island: Australia and International Law

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UNSW Press, 2006 - History - 175 pages
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International law does not seem immediately relevant to domestic Australian politics and law, let alone to our everyday lives. Yet, as this essential book shows, international law has a growing significance for trade, human rights, crime, terrorism and climate change. This is a highly readable, timely and important book that shows that while international law can seem remote, there is an urgent need to understand it and for its processes to be as transparent as possible.
 

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Contents

TWO International law and the mechanics of engagement
24
THREE Human rights
64
FOUR Trade
106
FIVE No country is an island
144
Appendix
161
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