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A new addition to the popular In Principle series of texts, International Law: In Principle is a concise yet wide-ranging analysis of the fragmented and dynamic field of public international law. It provides a clear analysis of the core principles and sources of international law, together with its nature and history.
In addition, the book contains authoritative contributions by experts on:
State jurisdiction and immunities;
The use of force and collective security;
World Trade Organization law;
International environmental law;
The law of the sea;
International criminal law; and
Human rights law.
Each chapter of this accessible and contemporary learning tool also includes short problem questions and answers, as well as tutorial topics. This book is essential for those readers wishing to test their understanding of international law and its relevance in today’s world.
1 The Nature and History of International Law
2 Sources and Methodology of International Law
3 The Relationship between International and National Law
4 States in International Law
5 Non-State Actors of International Law
6 State Jurisdiction and Immunities
7 State Responsibility
8 Law of Treaties
9 Dispute Resolution by International Tribunals
10 Use of Force and United Nations Collective Security System
11 World Trade Organization
12 Law of the Sea
13 International Environmental Law
14 International Human Rights
15 International Criminal Law
ISBN: 9780455225692 ISBN-10: 0455225699 Series: In Principle Audience:
Published: 25th June 2009 Publisher: Law Book Co of Australasia Country of Publication: AU