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Aboriginal TitleThe Modern Jurisprudence of Tribal Land Rights

Aboriginal Title: The Modern Jurisprudence of Tribal Land Rights

P.G. McHugh

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
January 2012
ISBN:
9780199699414
eISBN:
9780191732133
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199699414.001.0001
Subject:
Law, Public International Law, Legal History

Aboriginal title was one of the most remarkable and controversial legal developments in the common law world of the late-twentieth century. The common law doctrine gave sudden substance to the ... More

Access-RightThe Future of Digital Copyright Law

Access-Right: The Future of Digital Copyright Law

Zohar Efroni

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
January 2011
ISBN:
9780199734078
eISBN:
9780199866137
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199734078.001.0001
Subject:
Law, Public International Law

Copyright law has become the subject of general concerns that reach beyond the limited circles of specialists and prototypical rights-holders. The role, scope, and effect of copyright mechanisms ... More

The Accountability of Armed Groups under Human Rights Law

The Accountability of Armed Groups under Human Rights Law

Katharine Fortin

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
September 2017
ISBN:
9780198808381
eISBN:
9780191846106
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198808381.001.0001
Subject:
Law, Human Rights and Immigration, Public International Law

Although the practice of holding armed groups to account under human rights law remains controversial and under-theorized as a matter of law, statements from Commissions of Inquiry and United Nations ... More

Acoustic JurisprudenceListening to the Trial of Simon Bikindi

Acoustic Jurisprudence: Listening to the Trial of Simon Bikindi

James E K Parker

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
November 2015
ISBN:
9780198735809
eISBN:
9780191799778
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198735809.001.0001
Subject:
Law, Public International Law, Philosophy of Law

Between September 2006 and December 2008, Simon Bikindi stood trial at the International Criminal Tribunal for Rwanda (ICTR), accused of inciting genocide with his songs. Bikindi’s trial was ... More

America and the Law of Nations 1776-1939

America and the Law of Nations 1776-1939

Mark Weston Janis

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
May 2010
ISBN:
9780199579341
eISBN:
9780191722653
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199579341.001.0001
Subject:
Law, Public International Law, Legal History

This book is an exploration of the ways in which Americans have perceived, applied, advanced, and frustrated international law. It demonstrates the varieties and continuities of America's approaches ... More

Applicable Law in Investor-State ArbitrationThe Interplay Between National and International Law

Applicable Law in Investor-State Arbitration: The Interplay Between National and International Law

Hege Elisabeth Kjos

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
May 2013
ISBN:
9780199656950
eISBN:
9780191746291
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199656950.001.0001
Subject:
Law, Public International Law

This book examines the law, national and/or international, that arbitral tribunals apply on the merits to settle disputes between foreign investors and host states. In light of the freedom that the ... More

Arbitration CostsMyths and Realities in Investment Treaty Arbitration

Arbitration Costs: Myths and Realities in Investment Treaty Arbitration

Susan D. Franck

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
April 2019
ISBN:
9780190054434
eISBN:
9780190054465
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190054434.001.0001
Subject:
Law, Public International Law

Investment treaty arbitration (sometimes called ISDS or investor-state dispute settlement) has become a flashpoint in the backlash against globalization, with costs becoming an area of core scrutiny. ... More

Arcs of Global JusticeEssays in Honour of William A. Schabas

Arcs of Global Justice: Essays in Honour of William A. Schabas

Margaret M. deGuzman and Diane Marie Amann (eds)

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
January 2018
ISBN:
9780190272654
eISBN:
9780190272685
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190272654.001.0001
Subject:
Law, Public International Law, Criminal Law and Criminology

Invoking famous words by Martin Luther King Jr.–‘the arc of the moral universe is long, but it bends toward justice’–this volume analyses developments respecting global justice in the decades since ... More

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

Atrocity Speech LawFoundation, Fragmentation, Fruition

Atrocity Speech Law: Foundation, Fragmentation, Fruition

Gregory S. Gordon

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
May 2017
ISBN:
9780190612689
eISBN:
9780190612719
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780190612689.001.0001
Subject:
Law, Criminal Law and Criminology, Public International Law

Hate speech is widely considered a precondition for mass atrocity. Since World War II a large body of case law has interpreted the key offenses criminalizing such discourse: (1) incitement to ... More

The Authority of International LawObedience, Respect, and Rebuttal

The Authority of International Law: Obedience, Respect, and Rebuttal

Basak Çali

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
November 2015
ISBN:
9780199685097
eISBN:
9780191765377
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199685097.001.0001
Subject:
Law, Public International Law, Philosophy of Law

This book tackles an old, but ever relevant question: does international law enjoy legal authority over domestic orders? If so, what is the form and extent of the authority of international law? The ... More

Beyond ConstitutionalismThe Pluralist Structure of Postnational Law

Beyond Constitutionalism: The Pluralist Structure of Postnational Law

Nico Krisch

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
January 2011
ISBN:
9780199228317
eISBN:
9780191594793
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199228317.001.0001
Subject:
Law, Constitutional and Administrative Law, Public International Law

This book traces a fundamental transformation in law—the turn towards ‘postnational law’—which reflects the increasing enmeshment of national, regional, and international law and calls into question ... More

Blame it on the WTO?A Human Rights Critique

Blame it on the WTO?: A Human Rights Critique

Sarah Joseph

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
September 2011
ISBN:
9780199565894
eISBN:
9780191728693
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199565894.001.0001
Subject:
Law, Public International Law, Human Rights and Immigration

The World Trade Organization (WTO) is often accused of, at best, not paying enough attention to human rights or, at worst, facilitating and perpetuating human rights abuses. This book weighs these ... 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

Buying Social JusticeEquality, Government Procurement, and Legal Change

Buying Social Justice: Equality, Government Procurement, and Legal Change

Christopher McCrudden

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
January 2009
ISBN:
9780199232420
eISBN:
9780191716058
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199232420.001.0001
Subject:
Law, Public International Law, EU Law

Governments spend huge amounts of money buying goods and services from the private sector. How far should their spending power be affected by social policy? Arguments against the practice are often ... 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

Challenging Acts of International Organizations Before National Courts

Challenging Acts of International Organizations Before National Courts

August Reinisch (ed.)

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
January 2011
ISBN:
9780199595297
eISBN:
9780191595752
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199595297.001.0001
Subject:
Law, Constitutional and Administrative Law, Public International Law

The challenging of acts of international organizations before national courts is the focus of this book. After the Kadi-hype following the 2008 European Court of Justice judgment, this book ... More

Changing Nature of Religious Rights under International Law

Changing Nature of Religious Rights under International Law

Malcolm Evans, Peter Petkoff, and Julian Rivers (eds)

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
April 2015
ISBN:
9780199684229
eISBN:
9780191765858
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199684229.001.0001
Subject:
Law, Public International Law, Human Rights and Immigration

This book explores new and emerging perspectives in the field of protection of religious rights under international law at an institutional level three decades after the 1981 Declaration. It captures ... More

China's International Investment StrategyBilateral, Regional, and Global Law and Policy

China's International Investment Strategy: Bilateral, Regional, and Global Law and Policy

Julien Chaisse (ed.)

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
April 2019
ISBN:
9780198827450
eISBN:
9780191866319
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198827450.001.0001
Subject:
Law, Public International Law, Company and Commercial Law

The phenomenal story of China’s ‘unprecedented disposition to engage the international legal order’ has been primarily told and examined by political scientists and economists. Since China adopted ... More

Civilian or Combatant?A Challenge for the 21st Century

Civilian or Combatant?: A Challenge for the 21st Century

Anicée Van Engeland

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
April 2015
ISBN:
9780199743247
eISBN:
9780190260231
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:osobl/9780199743247.001.0001
Subject:
Law, Public International Law

The book describes how the practice and evolution of warfare have turned international humanitarian law into an enigmatic law that is complex to understand, interpret, and enforce. It identifies the ... More

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