International Law (5ed)
Evans'International Lawis widely celebrated as an outstanding collection of interesting and diverse writings from the leading scholars in the field. The fully updated fifth edition succeeds in explaining the principles of international law and exposing the debates and challenges that underlie it. Now fully revised and updated, it continues to provide an authoritative and stimulating overview of this increasingly important subject; revealing international law in its full diversity.
International Lawis also accompanied by online resources, featuring the personal views and recollections of eminent international law practitioners.
Contents: Part I. The History and Theory of International Law1: A short history of international law, Stephen C Neff2: What is international law for?, Martti Koskenniemi3: A view of Delft: thinking about international law, Iain Scobbie
Part II. The Structure of International Legal Obligation4: The sources of international law, Anthea Roberts and Sandesh Sivakumaran5: Soft law in international law-making, Alan Boyle6: The practical working of the law of treaties, Malgosia Fitzmaurice
Part III. The Subjects of the International Legal Order7: Statehood self-determination, and recognition, Matthew Craven and Rose Parfitt8: International organizations, Dapo Akande9: The individual and the international legal system, Robert McCorquodale
Part IV. The Scope of Sovereignty10: Jurisdiction, Christopher Staker11: International law and restraints on the exercise of jurisdiction by national courts of states, Philippa Webb12: Immunities enjoyed by officials of states and international organizations, Chanaka Wickremasinghe13: The relationship between international and national law, Eileen Denza
Part V. Responsibility14: The nature and forms of international responsibility, James Crawford and Simon Olleson15: Issues of admissibility and the law on international responsibility, Phoebe Okowa16: Responsibility to protect, Spencer Zifcak
Part VI. Responding to Breaches of International Obligations17: Countermeasures and sanctions, Nigel White and Ademola Abass18: The means of dispute settlement, John Merrills19: The international court of justice, Hugh Thirlway20: The use of force and the international legal order, Christine Gray
Part VII. The Application of International Law21: The law of the sea, Malcolm Evans22: International environmental law, Catherine Redgwell23: International investment law, Surya Subedi24: International criminal law, Robert Cryer25: International human rights law, Nigel Rodley26: International refugee and migration law, Geoff Gilbert and Anna Magdalena Rüsch27: The law of armed conflict (international humanitarian law), David Turns
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