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International Law: Contemporary Principles and Practices 2nd ed


ISBN13: 9780409327038
Previous Edition ISBN: 9780409317947
Published: December 2010
Publisher: LexisNexis Australia
Country of Publication: Australia
Format: Paperback
Price: Price on Application



The second edition of this authoritative and analytical work provides a clear and balanced account of the traditional framework and emerging rules of custom and treaty law. The inclusion and discussion of a range of primary sources provides an understanding of the foundations and practical implementation of international law as an integrated regime.

In addition to a comprehensive coverage of essential areas such as sources, treaties, jurisdiction, personality, territory, law of the sea, state responsibility and sovereign immunity, more specialised topics are included, such as international environmental law, human rights and the rules of the World Trade Organization.

Summaries and extracts from major treaties and leading decisions of important tribunals as well as the practices of states and global organisations support a deeper understanding of each topic.

Fully revised and updated, the text reflects recent developments affecting the principles and practices in contemporary international law. Chapter order is restructured, accommodating increased focus on international criminal law and human rights.

Subjects:
Public International Law, Other Jurisdictions , Australia
Contents:
1. History and theory of International Law
2. Sources and Methodology of International Law
3. The Law of Treaties
4. The Relationship between International and National Law
5. Personality and Recognition
6. Rights in Relation to Territory
7. Law of the Sea
8. State Jurisdiction and Immunities
9. State Responsibility for Internationally Wrongful Acts
10. The Use of Force and the UN Charter Regime for Collective Security
11. Dispute Resolution by International Tribunals
12. World Trade Organization
13. International Environmental Law
14. Human Rights
15. International criminal law
Appendices.