The Palestine Yearbook of International Law, 1999-2000

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Martinus Nijhoff Publishers, May 31, 2002 - Law - 448 pages
This well-established and widely-respected "Yearbook," is a primary source of information on significant and topical legal issues relating to the Palestinian territories. It provides, in a single annual volume, not only leading articles on topics of major interest to the international legal community, but also key legislation, court decisions, legal cases, treaties, reslolutions, special reports, and other relevant legal material translated from the original Arabic or Hebrew into English. The 11th volume of "The Palestine Yearbook of International Law" is devoted specifically to the question of Palestine refugees and includes: - a comparison of the international legal framework designed to protect refugees with the framework already established for the protection of Palestinian Refugees, - an examination of the various pieces of legislation enacted to 'legally' confiscate Palestinian lands, - raising the question as to how the plight of Palestinian refugees may be addressed in the international legal system, - legal precedents regarding refugees, includiing the Dayton accord and UN Resolutions, -various agreements signed over the course of the past year, - a detailed bibliography of books, monographs and articles, - a comprehensive index. This new volume, as with its predecessors, will be an invaluable source of reference and record on the complex legal issues relating to the Palestinian territories, and will be of prime interest to legal practitioners, researchers, scholars and anyone involved in law, politics, human rights or international relations who has an interest in this region.
 

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Contents

RECOMMENDATIONS FOR DURABLE SOLUTIONS
2
International Legal Framework and the Palestinian Refugees
9
ARTICLES
12
Durable Solutions and Palestinian Refugees
36
Recommendations for Durable Solutions Based on a Reinterpretation
65
Absentees Property Laws and Israels Confiscation of Palestinian
73
Akram is Associate Professor at Boston University School of Law She thanks
106
Who Speaks for the Palestinian Refugees? John Quigley
131
Fundamental Agreement between the Holy See and the State
317
Agreement between the State of Israel and the Holy See
323
General Framework Agreement for Peace in Bosnia
331
The Sharm el Sheikh Memorandum on the Implementation
339
Report of the Special Committee to Investigate Israeli Practices
351
Letter from the U N SecretaryGeneral to the President of
377
SELECTED UNITED NATIONS DOCUMENTS
383
G A Res 36146 United Nations Relief and Works Agency
389

An International
155
Foreword to Amicus Brief on the Status of Palestinian Refugees
185
LAW REPORTS
261
Palestinian
287
Law No 3 of 1999 on Regulating Legal Practice
298
Israeli
315
A Concise History of the ArabIsraeli
391
The Land Law of Palestine
399
Articles
415
Cases Cited
431
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