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Cases & Materials on International Law - Martin Dixon

Cases & Materials on International Law

Paperback

Published: 29th September 2016
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Cases & Materials on International Law is a topical and engaging companion for study, offering broad coverage on public international law and placing disputes directly within the context of contemporary debate. The book contains the essential cases and materials that students need in order to fully understand and analyse the international legal system, drawing on a truly global range of jurisdictions and sources. Expert author commentary and notes place selected extracts within the wider legal framework and explain the complexities of the principles of law to students.The sixth edition includes expanded discussion of developing areas, including UN resolutions on climate change and international environmental law, new material from the International Law Commission, and coverage of major events, such as the annexation of Crimea, the legal context for Scottish independence and the UK's exit from the European Union, and the United Nations Security Council's Resolution on Malaysia Airlines MH17.Features of the new edition:Comprehensive and relevant coverage ensures this cases and materials book can be used for a range of courses and approaches to the subjectCommentary and supplementary notes help the student appreciate the implications of the materials presented and engage critically with the complexities of the lawAdopts a truly international perspective on the law across borders, including examination of non-Western and feminist viewpointsSuitable as an accompaniment to a core textbook or for use as a standalone resource 

Review from previous edition This is an excellent book on international law. It is well written, clearly structured, and supported by well selected cases. * Dr Federico Velez, Zayed University *

1: The nature of the international legal system 2: The sources of international law 3: The law of treaties 4: International law and domestic 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 Appendix

ISBN: 9780198727644
ISBN-10: 019872764X
Audience: Tertiary; University or College
Format: Paperback
Language: English
Number Of Pages: 832
Published: 29th September 2016
Publisher: Oxford University Press
Country of Publication: GB
Dimensions (cm): 24.4 x 17.3  x 3.0
Weight (kg): 1.33
Edition Number: 6
Edition Type: Revised