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Scott, John William Robertson (1866–1962), journalist

John Cripps.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Journalism. 1390 words.

Scott, John William Robertson (1866–1962), journalist, was born on 20 April 1866 at Wigton in Cumberland, the second of eight children (the first died in infancy) of David Young Crozier...

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Robertson Scott, John William

in Who Was Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. 457 words.

Born 1866; CH 1947; MA (honoris causa) Oxon., 1949; m 1906, Elspet Keith (d 1956); died 21 Dec. 1962

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Hamilton, Alexander

Robert Micklus.

in American National Biography Online

January 1999; p ublished online February 2000 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Medicine and Health; Literary Studies (Fiction, Novelists, and Prose Writers). 1141 words.

Hamilton, Alexander (26 September 1712–11 May 1756), physician and writer, was born in Edinburgh, Scotland, the son of Mary Robertson and William Hamilton, professor of divinity and...

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Books Received

in European Journal of International Law

June 2008; p ublished online June 2008 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Public International Law. 3431 words.

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Books Received

in European Journal of International Law

February 2009; p ublished online February 2009 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Public International Law. 6352 words.

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Books Received

in European Journal of International Law

November 2008; p ublished online November 2008 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Public International Law. 5054 words.

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Books Received

in European Journal of International Law

September 2008; p ublished online September 2008 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Public International Law. 4702 words.

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Tom Barker’s ‘To Arms!’ poster: internationalism and resistance in First World War Australia

Madelaine Chiam.

in London Review of International Law

March 2017; p ublished online July 2017 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Public International Law. 12460 words.

Abstract

This article relies on thinking of ‘law as … artefact’ to read an anti-war poster from First World War Australia as a contribution to the histories of...

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James Lorimer and the Character of Sovereigns: <i>The Institutes</i> as 21st Century Treatise

Gerry Simpson.

in European Journal of International Law

May 2016; p ublished online July 2016 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Public International Law. 8263 words.

In Vienna, Freud is completing his medical degree just as James Lorimer, in Edinburgh, is polishing his Institutes of the Law of Nations. I suppose the overall claim might be...

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Principal Office Holders by Country

Overview page. Subjects: Politics.

Australia

Prime Minister

July 1945 Joseph Chifley Australian Labor

Dec. 1949 Robert Menzies Liberal

Jan. 1966 Harold Holt Liberal

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Basketball

Alonford James Robinson.

in Africana: The Encyclopedia of the African and African American Experience, Second Edition

January 2005 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History. 3027 words.

In December 1891 Canadian-American physical education teacher James Naismith, of the School for Christian Workers (now Springfield College) in Springfield, Massachusetts, was instructed...

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From Watchdog to Workhorse: Explaining the Emergence of the ICC's Burden-sharing Policy as an Example of Creeping Cosmopolitanism

Padraig McAuliffe.

in Chinese Journal of International Law

June 2014; p ublished online May 2014 .

Journal Article. Subjects: International Law. 16305 words.

Though it was initially presumed that the primary role of the International Criminal Court (ICC) would be a residual one of monitoring and ensuring the fulfilment by the State of its...

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Part II The Transfer of Intangible Property, 11 Conceptual Underpinnings

Marcus Smith and Nico Leslie.

in The Law of Assignment

March 2018 .

Chapter. Subjects: Law. 67 pages. 42301 words.

This chapter examines the manner in which choses in action can be assigned when they are not embodied in a negotiable instrument. Assigning a chose in action involves the transfer of that...

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Protecting the Right to Housing in the Aftermath of Natural Disaster: Standards in International Human Rights Law

Rebecca J. Barber.

in International Journal of Refugee Law

October 2008; p ublished online July 2008 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Human Rights and Immigration; Refugee Studies. 17849 words.

In 2006, the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees reported that an average of 211 million people each year were directly affected by the accumulated impact of natural disasters.1...

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13 Challenging and Enforcing International Arbitral Awards in New York

John V. H. Pierce, Janet R. Carter and David N. Cinotti.

in International Commercial Arbitration in New York

June 2016 .

Chapter. Subjects: Arbitration; Law. 60 pages. 32670 words.

This chapter addresses the key issues involved in challenging and enforcing international arbitral awards in New York. First, it looks at the procedural issues that a party must consider...

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Part II Description of Interests, 6 Non-Possessory Security

Hugh Beale, Michael Bridge, Louise Gullifer and Eva Lomnicka.

in The Law of Security and Title-Based Financing

March 2018 .

Chapter. Subjects: Law. 102 pages. 70333 words.

This chapter analyses the nature of mortgage. It is a non-possessory security whereby the mortgagor transfers ownership to the mortgagee subject to an obligation to retransfer ownership on...

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