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  • GENERAL PRINCIPLES OF THE EUROPEAN CONVENTION ON HUMAN RIGHTS
    GERARDS, J.
    The European Convention on Human Rights is one of the world's most important and influential human rights documents. It owes its value mainly to the European Court of Human Rights, which applies the Convention rights in individual cases. This book offers insight into the concepts and principles that are key to understanding the European Convention and the Court's case law. It e...
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    69,00 €

  • HANDBOOK OF PSYCHOPHYSIOLOGY
    CACIOPPO / TASSINARY / BERNTSON
    The Handbook of Psychophysiology has been the authoritative resource for more than a quarter of a century. Since the third edition was published a decade ago, the field of psychophysiological science has seen significant advances, both in traditional measures such as electroencephalography, event-related brain potentials, and cardiovascular assessments, and in novel approaches ...
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    65,00 €

  • THE CAMBRIDGE WORLD HISTORY OF VIOLENCE, I
    FAGAN, G. / FIBIGER, L. / HUDSON, M.
    The first in a four-volume set, The Cambridge World History of Violence, volume I provides a comprehensive examination of violence in prehistory and the ancient world. Covering the period through to the end of classical antiquity, the chapters take a global perspective spanning sub-Saharan Africa, the Near East, Europe, India, China, Japan and Central America. Unlike many previ...
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    192,40 €

  • THE CAMBRIDGE WORLD HISTORY OF VIOLENCE, II
    GORDON, M. / KAEUPER, R. / ZURNDORFER, H.
    Violence permeated much of social life across the vast geographical space of the European, American, Asian and Islamic lands and through the broad sweep of what is often termed the Middle Millennium (roughly 500 to 1500). Focusing on four contexts in which violence occurred across this huge area, the contributors to this volume explore the formation of centralised polities thro...
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    192,40 €

  • THE CAMBRIDGE WORLD HISTORY OF VIOLENCE, III
    ANTONY, R. / CARROLL, S. / PENNOCK, C.
    In the period from 1500 to 1800 the problem of violence necessitated asking fundamental questions and formulating answers about the most basic forms of human organisation and interactions. Violence spoke to critical issues such as the problem of civility in society, the nature of political sovereignty and the power of the state, the legitimacy of conquest and subjugation, the p...
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    192,40 €

  • THE CAMBRIDGE WORLD HISTORY OF VIOLENCE, IV
    EDWARDS, L. / PENN, N. / WINTER, J.
    This book explores one of the most intractable problems of human existence - our propensity to inflict violence. It provides readers with case studies of political, social, economic, religious, structural and interpersonal violence from across the entire globe since 1800. It also examines the changing representations of violence in diverse media and the cultural significance of...
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    192,40 €

  • THE USE OF FORCE AND INTERNATIONAL LAW
    HENDERSON, C.
    The Use of Force and International Law offers an authoritative overview of international law governing the resort to force. Looking through the prism of the contemporary challenges that this area of international law faces, including technology, sovereignty, actors, compliance and enforcement, this book addresses key aspects of international law in this area: the general breadt...
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    53,04 €

  • GREAT CHRISTIAN JURISTS IN SPANISH HISTORY
    DOMINGO, R.
    The Great Christian Jurists series comprises a library of national volumes of detailed biographies of leading jurists, judges and practitioners, assessing the impact of their Christian faith on the professional output of the individuals studied. Spanish legal culture, developed during the Spanish Golden Age, has had a significant influence on the legal norms and institutions th...
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    145,60 €

  • LA AGONIA DEL PENSAMIENTO POLITICO OCCIDENTAL
    DUNN, J.
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    16,85 €

  • INTERNATIONAL TAX POLICY. BETWEEN COMPETITION AND COOPERATIO
    DAGAN, T.
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    145,60 €

  • A GLOBAL ANALYSISI OF TAX TREATY DISPUTES (2 VOLS.)
    BAISTROCCHI, E.
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    436,80 €

  • THE CAMBRIDGE HISTORY OF INTERNATIONAL LAW, 1
    LESAFFER, R. /   / PETERS, A.
    Volume I of The Cambridge History of International Law introduces the historiography of international law as a field of scholarship. After a general introduction to the purposes and design of the series, Part 1 of this volume highlights the diversity of the field in terms of methodologies, disciplinary approaches, and perspectives that have informed both older and newer histori...
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    195,00 €

  • RECLAIMING THE PUBLIC
    AVIHAY DORFMAN / ALON HAREL
    Reclaiming the Public defines and defends the intrinsic value of "the public" that resides in our public institutions and the officials that run them. The book argues that public institutions do not simply act for us but instead speak and act in our name; i.e., they represent us. Representation requires that decisions made by public institutions or officials are consistent with...
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    56,15 €

  • STATEHOOD AS POLITICAL COMMUNITY
    ALEX GREEN
    Alex Green argues that states arise under contemporary international law only when two abstract conditions are fulfilled. First, emerging states must constitute 'genuine political communities': collectives within which particular kinds of ethically valuable behaviour are possible. Second, such communities must emerge in a manner consistent with the ethical importance of individ...
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    177,90 €

  • RETHINKING THE RELATIONSHIP BETWEEN INTERNATIONAL, EU AND NATIONAL LAW
    LANDO KIRCHMAIR
    The interdisciplinary embedding and novel conceptual approach offered in the book to address the relationship between legal orders offers a significant and original contribution to the literature. The first part of the book provides a critical account of dominant approaches to explain this relationship where theories of Kelsenian monism, dualism, legal pluralism and constitutio...
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    196,50 €

  • FORTIN'S CHILDREN'S RIGHTS AND THE DEVELOPING LAW
    RACHEL E. TAYLOR
    The notion that children constitute an important group of rights holders has gained increasing acceptance both domestically and internationally. Nevertheless, this rhetorical commitment to children's rights is not necessarily realised in practice. Now in its fourth edition, Fortin's Children's Rights and the Developing Law explores the extent to which law and policy in England ...
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    74,90 €

  • INTERNATIONAL COURTS VERSUS NON-COMPLIANCE MECHANISMS
    CHRISTINA VOIGT / CAROLINE FOSTER
    This book explores the best mechanisms for helping bring about compliance with international treaties. In recent years, many international treaties have included non-compliance mechanisms (NCMs) to facilitate implementation and promote parties' compliance with their obligations. These NCMs exist alongside the formal dispute resolution processes of international courts and tribu...
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    224,65 €

  • LEGAL PROBLEMS OF INTERNATIONAL ORGANIZATIONS
    FELICE MORGENSTERN
    Felice Morgenstern was one of the leading international organizations lawyers of her generation, producing first-rate academic work based on her vast practical experience, gained as a legal official at the International Labour Organization. This re-issue of her classic Lauterpacht lectures delivered at Cambridge University in 1985 (with a Foreword by Jan Klabbers) discusses thr...
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    177,85 €

  • THE UN SECURITY COUNCIL AND THE MAINTENANCE OF PEACE
    CONGYAN CAI / LARISSA VAN DEN HERIK / TIYANJANA MALUWA
    How can the UN Security Council contribute to the maintenance of international peace and security in times of heightened tensions, global polarisation, and contestation about the principles underlying the international legal and political order? In this Trialogue, experts with diverse geographic, socio-legal, and ideational backgrounds present their perspectives on the Security...
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    50,50 €

  • PROHIBITED FORCE
    ERIN POBJIE
    Prohibited 'use of force' under article 2(4) of the UN Charter and customary international law has until now not been clearly defined, despite its central importance in the international legal order and for international peace and security. This book accordingly offers an original framework to identify prohibited uses of force in areas that are usually less studied, such as tho...
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    177,85 €

  • NETANYAHU VS THE GENERALS
    GUY ZIV
    Benjamin Netanyahu has carefully cultivated a self-image as Israel's 'Mr. Security' during his decades of political activity. His reputation as a security-minded leader has resonated with large swathes of the Israeli public, enabling him to become Israel's longest-serving prime minister. Yet the Israeli security community has long questioned Netanyahu's approach to national sec...
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    41,00 €

  • STATE AND NATION MAKING IN LATIN AMERICA AND SPAIN, 2
    FERRARO, A. /   / CENTENO, M.
    In 1960, Latin America and Spain had the same level of economic and social development, but, in just twenty years, Spain raced ahead. This book provides an in-depth analysis of the design and implementation of developmental state policies in both regions and examines the significant variance in success between Latin America and Spain. The second volume in a trilogy, this collec...
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    48,00 €

  • TRUST, COURTS AND SOCIAL RIGHTS
    DAVID VITALE
    Trust, Courts and Social Rights proposes an innovative legal framework for judicially enforcing social rights that is rooted in public trust in government or 'political trust'. Interdisciplinary in nature, the book draws on theoretical and empirical scholarship on the concept of trust across disciplines, including philosophy, sociology, psychology and political theory. It integ...
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    177,85 €

  • INTERNATIONAL HUMAN RIGHTS LAW AND PRACTICE
    ILIAS BANTEKAS / LUTZ OETTE
    Now in its fourth edition, Bantekas and Oette's textbook on international human rights law is the key text around the globe for both undergraduate- and graduate-level courses in law and other disciplines with a human rights dimension. It covers theoretical approaches to rights as well its practice, from grassroots activism to strategic litigation. In addition to classical topic...
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    87,95 €

  • THE 'FALL' OF THE ARAB SPRING
    TOFIGH MABOUDI
    Constitutional bargains are seen as cornerstones of democratic transitions in much of the world. Yet very few studies have theorized about the link between constitution-making and democratization. Shifting the focus on democratization away from autocratic regime break down, this book considers the importance of inclusive constitution-building for democratization. In this pathbr...
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    43,00 €

  • INTERNATIONAL COMMERCIAL CONTRACTS
    CORDERO-MOSS, G.
    Any practising lawyer and student working with international commercial contracts faces standardised contracts and international arbitration as mechanisms for dispute settlement. Transnational rules may be applicable, but national law is still important. Based on extensive practical experience, this book analyses international contract practice and its interaction with various ...
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    75,00 €

  • THE PRINCIPLES AND PRACTICE OF INTERNATIONAL COMMERCIAL ARBITRATION
    MARGARET L. MOSES
    This book not only deals with the broad application of international treaties, guidelines, laws and rules affecting international commercial arbitration, but also includes information about the most recent developments in the field. Readers learn how arbitration works, from the request to arbitrate, the selection of arbitrators, the procedures leading up to the hearing, the wit...
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    65,50 €

  • WEAPONISING EVIDENCE
    MARGHERITA MELILLO
    Weaponising Evidence provides the first analysis of the history of the international law on tobacco control. By relying on a vast set of empirical sources, it analyses the negotiation of the WHO Framework Convention on Tobacco Control (FCTC) and the tobacco control disputes lodged before the WTO and international investment tribunals (Philip Morris v Uruguay and Australia - Pla...
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    177,85 €

  • SELF-DETERMINATION AS VOICE
    NATALIE JONES
    Self-Determination as Voice addresses the relationship between Indigenous peoples' participation in international governance and the law of self-determination. Many states and international organizations have put in place institutional mechanisms for the express purpose of including Indigenous representatives in international policy-making and decision-making processes, as well...
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    177,85 €

  • COLLECTIVE SELF-DEFENCE IN INTERNATIONAL LAW
    JAMES A. GREEN
    Collective self-defence can be defined as the use of military force by one or more states to aid another state that is an innocent victim of armed attack. However, it is a legal justification that is open to abuse and its exercise risks escalating conflict. Recent years have seen an unprecedented increase in the number of collective self-defence claims. It has been the main bas...
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    196,50 €