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The Global CovenantHuman Conduct in a World of States$
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Robert Jackson

Print publication date: 2003

Print ISBN-13: 9780199262014

Published to Oxford Scholarship Online: April 2004

DOI: 10.1093/0199262012.001.0001

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International Boundaries as a Planetary Institution

International Boundaries as a Planetary Institution

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(p.316) 12 International Boundaries as a Planetary Institution
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The Global Covenant
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Robert Jackson (Contributor Webpage)

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Oxford University Press
DOI:10.1093/0199262012.003.0012

This chapter examines concept of international boundaries. It considers the character and modus operandi of international boundaries, how these are determined and changed, and the justification for the current practice of endorsing inherited and existing borders. It discusses the current international norm of uti possidetis juris, which in a nutshell, states that ethnonationality or any other sociological definition of collective self is not by itself a valid basis for claiming self-determination.

Keywords:   international boundaries, borders, international relations

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