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Vol 22 No 5 May/June 2017

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Arlidge, Eady & Smith on Contempt

Edited by: Patricia Londono, David Eady, A.T.H. Smith, Rt. Hon Lord Eassie
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Intimations of Global Law

ISBN13: 9781107091627
Published: December 2014
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
Country of Publication: UK
Format: Hardback
Price: £67.00
Paperback edition , ISBN13 9781107463783

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A strain of law has emerged since the mid-1960s which asserts a global reach and jurisdiction beyond any international or transnational remit. Intimations of Global Law detects this strain in new structures of international law which claim a planetary scope independent of state consent, in new threads of global constitutional law, administrative law and human rights law and in revived notions of ius gentium and the global rule of law. It is also visible in the legal pursuit of functionally differentiated global public goods, general conflict rules, norms of 'legal pluralism' and the new transdisciplinary legal hybrids such as the global law of peace and humanity law. The coming of global law affects the forms in which law manifests itself in a global age and the shape of our legal-ethical horizons.

Global law is a diverse, unsettled and sometimes conflicted legal category, and one which poses many new challenges.

Public International Law
1. Why global law?
2. Taking law to the world
3. Seven species of global law
4. The circuit of global law
5. Intimations of global law
6. Confronting global law

Series: Global Law Series

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Intimations of Global Law ISBN 9781107463783
Published December 2014
Cambridge University Press