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Vol 21 No 9 Sept/Oct 2016

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A new edition has been published, the details can be seen here:
Textbook on International Law 7th ed isbn 9780199574452

Textbook on International Law 6th ed

ISBN13: 9780199208180
New Edition ISBN: 9780199574452
Previous Edition ISBN: 0199260729
Published: July 2007
Publisher: Oxford University Press
Country of Publication: UK
Format: Paperback
Price: Out of print

The sixth edition of Textbook on International Law offers students new to the subject a concise and focused introduction to the essential topics of an international law course from the nature and sources of international law to the use of force and human rights. Dixon guides students through the legal principles and areas of controversy, bringing the subject to life with the use of topical examples to illustrate key concepts. The book incorporates helpful features including a glossary, chapter summaries and further reading.

The sixth edition includes further discussion of topical issues such as Guantanamo, the International Criminal Court and the use of force.

New to this edition:-

  • Summary of key issues at the end of each chapter
  • Further coverage of the international criminal court and the use of force
  • Topical examples from Guantanamo to military intervention in Iraq
  • Two colour text design

Public International Law
1. The Nature of International Law and The International System
2. The Sources of International Law
3. The Law of Treaties
4. International Law and National Law
5. Personality, Statehood and Recognition
6. Jurisdiction and Sovereignty
7. Immunities from National Jurisdiction
8. Law of the Sea
9. State Responsibility
10. The Peaceful Settlement of Disputes;
11. The Use of Force
12. Human Rights ;