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articulation

Overview page. Subjects: Media Studies.

1. In oral communication, control of the voice so as to produce clear and distinct sounds in speech.

2. (semiotics) Structural levels within semiotic...

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Towards a Jurisprudential Articulation of Indigenous Land Rights

Gaetano Pentassuglia.

in European Journal of International Law

February 2011; p ublished online February 2011 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Public International Law. 18514 words.

As expert analysis concentrates on indigenous rights instruments, particularly the long fought for 2007 UN Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples, a body of jurisprudence over...

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crime(s) against humanity

Edited by John P. Grant and J. Craig Barker.

in Encyclopaedic Dictionary of International Law

January 2009; p ublished online January 2009 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: International Law. 400 words.

The first articulation as to what constitutes a crime against humanity appears in art. 6 of the Charter of the

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The principle of legality

Antonio Cassese, Paola Gaeta, Laurel Baig, Mary Fan, Christopher Gosnell and Alex Whiting.

in Cassese's International Criminal Law

January 2013; p ublished online June 2013 .

Chapter. Subjects: International Criminal Law. 10052 words.

This chapter begins with a discussion of how national legal systems tend to embrace and ground their criminal law lies on, with respecct to either the doctrine of substantive justice or...

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A Positivist Pluralism?

Víctor M Muñiz-Fraticelli.

in The Structure of Pluralism

February 2014; p ublished online April 2014 .

Chapter. Subjects: Constitutional and Administrative Law; Public International Law. 9242 words.

Since its emergence in the 1970s and 80s, social-scientific legal pluralism has been largely hostile to the legal positivist tradition, accusing it of centralism, formalism, autonomism, and...

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On Fragile Architecture: The UN Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples in the Context of Human Rights

Karen Engle.

in European Journal of International Law

February 2011; p ublished online February 2011 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Public International Law. 11314 words.

This article traces the development of the international human rights and international indigenous rights movements, with a particular eye towards their points of convergence and divergence...

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<i>Rechtsstaat</i>, Rule of Law, <i>l'Etat de droit</i>

Martin Loughlin.

in Foundations of Public Law

July 2010; p ublished online September 2010 .

Chapter. Subjects: Public International Law. 15740 words.

This chapter examines the origins of the various articulations of the general expression of the ‘rule of law’ in English, German, and French legal thought. It shows that the role performed...

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Imperium sine fine

Benjamin Straumann.

in International Law and Empire

January 2017; p ublished online February 2017 .

Chapter. Subjects: Public International Law. 13471 words.

Cicero’s Republic contains a debate about the justice of Roman rule and Roman Empire. The so-called Carneadean debate, known to early modern natural lawyers through its echoes in Virgil,...

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The Supreme Court of Ireland

William Binchy.

in Judicial Activism in Common Law Supreme Courts

December 2007; p ublished online January 2009 .

Chapter. Subjects: Public International Law. 25377 words.

This chapter examines judicial activism among Irish Supreme Court judges. It argues that the Supreme Court is in a transition from the intoxication of the bold articulation of a new range...

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Francisco Suárez S.J. on the End of Peaceful Order among States and Systematic Doctrinal Scholarship

Tobias Schaffner.

in System, Order, and International Law

April 2017; p ublished online June 2017 .

Chapter. Subjects: Public International Law. 11662 words.

This chapter argues that the work of Suárez, like that of other theologians and natural lawyers, offers an insightful (albeit imperfect) articulation of the values of peace and justice...

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Supranational Citizenship

Francesca Strumia.

in The Oxford Handbook of Citizenship

August 2017; p ublished online September 2017 .

Article. Subjects: Law and Society; International Law. 11270 words.

Supranational citizenship, as a concept, sits somewhat uncomfortably between the regional experience of European citizenship and discourses on global or cosmopolitan citizenship.European...

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