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Assessing the Effectiveness of International Courts

Assessing the Effectiveness of International Courts

Yuval Shany

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
April 2014
ISBN:
9780199643295
eISBN:
9780191749087
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199643295.001.0001
Subject:
Law, Public International Law, Comparative Law

Are international courts effective tools for international governance? Do they fulfil the expectations that led to their creation and empowerment? Why do some courts appear to be more effective than ... More

The BRIC States and Outward Foreign Direct Investment

The BRIC States and Outward Foreign Direct Investment

David Collins

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
May 2013
ISBN:
9780199652716
eISBN:
9780191746185
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199652716.001.0001
Subject:
Law, Public International Law, Comparative Law

This book examines the relatively recent and under-explored phenomenon of outward foreign direct investment (FDI) from the large emerging market countries, focusing on the four BRIC states (Brazil, ... More

Caribbean Integration Law

Caribbean Integration Law

David S. Berry

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
April 2014
ISBN:
9780199670079
eISBN:
9780191749452
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199670079.001.0001
Subject:
Law, Public International Law, Comparative Law

Caribbean Integration Law offers an in depth legal analysis of the two main regional organizations in the Caribbean, the Caribbean Community (CARICOM), and the Organisation of Eastern ... More

Comparative International Law

Comparative International Law

Anthea Roberts, Paul B. Stephan, Pierre-Hugues Verdier, and Mila Versteeg (eds)

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
January 2018
ISBN:
9780190697570
eISBN:
9780190697600
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190697570.001.0001
Subject:
Law, Public International Law, Comparative Law

By definition, international law, once agreed upon and consented to, applies to all parties equally. It is perhaps the one area of law where cross-country comparison seems inappropriate, because all ... More

Deference in International Courts and TribunalsStandard of Review and Margin of Appreciation

Deference in International Courts and Tribunals: Standard of Review and Margin of Appreciation

Lukasz Gruszczynski and Wouter Werner (eds)

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
November 2014
ISBN:
9780198716945
eISBN:
9780191785627
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198716945.001.0001
Subject:
Law, Public International Law, Comparative Law

Rights and obligations of States are determined by rules of international law. Indirectly, however, they may be also controlled by specific legal methodologies used by international courts and ... More

Global Intelligence OversightGoverning Security in the Twenty-First Century

Global Intelligence Oversight: Governing Security in the Twenty-First Century

Zachary K. Goldman and Samuel J. Rascoff (eds)

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
May 2016
ISBN:
9780190458072
eISBN:
9780190458102
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780190458072.001.0001
Subject:
Law, Public International Law, Comparative Law

In a world that is increasingly unstable, intelligence services such as the American CIA, the U.K.’s Secret Intelligence Service, and Israel’s Mossad exist to deliver security and stability. Whether ... More

In Whose Name?A Public Law Theory of International Adjudication

In Whose Name?: A Public Law Theory of International Adjudication

Armin von Bogdandy and Ingo Venzke

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
September 2014
ISBN:
9780198717461
eISBN:
9780191787034
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198717461.001.0001
Subject:
Law, Public International Law, Comparative Law

Roughly 90% of all international judicial decisions have been issued after 1990. The increasing activity of international courts over the past two decades is one of the most significant developments ... More

Is International Law International?

Is International Law International?

Anthea Roberts

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
October 2017
ISBN:
9780190696412
eISBN:
9780190696443
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190696412.001.0001
Subject:
Law, Public International Law, Comparative Law

Is International Law International? takes the reader on a sweeping tour of the international legal academy to reveal some of the patterns of difference, dominance, and disruption that belie ... More

The Law and Politics of International Regime Conflict

The Law and Politics of International Regime Conflict

Dirk Pulkowski

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
April 2014
ISBN:
9780199689330
eISBN:
9780191768279
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199689330.001.0001
Subject:
Law, Public International Law, Comparative Law

The international order is constituted by a plurality of international regimes, institutionalized arrangements in different areas which possess their own norms and procedures. This book examines how ... More

Parliaments and the European Court of Human Rights

Parliaments and the European Court of Human Rights

Philip Leach and Alice Donald

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
September 2016
ISBN:
9780198734246
eISBN:
9780191830907
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198734246.001.0001
Subject:
Law, Public International Law, Comparative Law

This book explores the role of national parliaments in the implementation of European Convention on Human Rights standards and judgments of the European Court of Human Rights. It also examines from ... More

The Privileges and Immunities of International Organizations in Domestic Courts

The Privileges and Immunities of International Organizations in Domestic Courts

August Reinisch (ed.)

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
September 2013
ISBN:
9780199679409
eISBN:
9780191758478
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199679409.001.0001
Subject:
Law, Public International Law, Comparative Law

International organizations have increasingly been involved in litigation before domestic courts. In this context, a host of legal issues has become relevant, including the domestic legal personality ... More

Religious Liberty in Western and Islamic Law

Religious Liberty in Western and Islamic Law

Kristine Kalanges

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
May 2012
ISBN:
9780199859467
eISBN:
9780199933518
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199859467.001.0001
Subject:
Law, Public International Law, Comparative Law

This book argues that differences between Western and Islamic legal formulations of religious freedom are attributable, in substantial part, to variations in their respective religious and ... More

The Role of National Courts in Applying International Humanitarian Law

The Role of National Courts in Applying International Humanitarian Law

Sharon Weill

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
April 2014
ISBN:
9780199685424
eISBN:
9780191765643
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199685424.001.0001
Subject:
Law, Public International Law, Comparative Law

International law is routinely applied in domestic courts. This can result in situations where the courts are being asked to rule on politically sensitive issues, especially issues which involve ... More

Russian Approaches to International Law

Russian Approaches to International Law

Lauri Mälksoo

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
May 2015
ISBN:
9780198723042
eISBN:
9780191789625
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198723042.001.0001
Subject:
Law, Public International Law, Comparative Law

This book examines Russian approaches to international law from three different yet closely interconnected perspectives: history, theory, and recent state practice. The study uses comparative ... More

Self-Determination and Secession in International Law

Self-Determination and Secession in International Law

Christian Walter, Antje von Ungern-Sternberg, and Kavus Abushov (eds)

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
August 2014
ISBN:
9780198702375
eISBN:
9780191772139
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198702375.001.0001
Subject:
Law, Public International Law, Comparative Law

The book reassesses the right to self-determination and secession in the light of recent developments, focusing particularly on the Commonwealth of Independent States (CIS). What are the implications ... More

Terror Detentions and the Rule of LawUS and UK Perspectives

Terror Detentions and the Rule of Law: US and UK Perspectives

Robert H. Wagstaff

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
April 2014
ISBN:
9780199301553
eISBN:
9780199344895
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199301553.001.0001
Subject:
Law, Public International Law, Comparative Law

This book describes how 9/11 terrorist attacks provoked panicked responses from the United States and the United Kingdom resulting in detentions of suspected terrorists in a manner incompatible with ... More

Transplanting International CourtsThe Law and Politics of the Andean Tribunal of Justice

Transplanting International Courts: The Law and Politics of the Andean Tribunal of Justice

Karen J. Alter and Laurence R. Helfer

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
June 2017
ISBN:
9780199680788
eISBN:
9780191760723
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199680788.001.0001
Subject:
Law, Public International Law, Comparative Law

The Andean Pact was founded in 1969 to build a common market in South America. Andean leaders copied the institutional and treaty design of the European Community, and in the 1970s, member states ... More

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