in A Concise Companion to the Jewish Religion
January 1999; p ublished online January 2003 .
Reference Entry. Subjects: Judaism and Jewish Studies. 169 words.
Spanish Kabbalist (d. 1305). De Leon was the author of a number of Kabbalistic works but these pale
in The Concise Oxford Dictionary of World Religions
January 2000; p ublished online January 2003 .
Reference Entry. Subjects: Religious Studies. 117 words.
Jewish kabbalist. Moses Ben Shem Tov taught his version of the kabbalah in his Midrash
in Grove Art Online
August 1996; p ublished online January 1998 .
Reference Entry. Subjects: Art. 719 words.
French painter. Son of a soap manufacturer, he received his first artistic training in Marseille under Augustin Aubert (1781–1857). In 1835 he moved to Paris and entered the atelier of...
Vallmajo I Sala and ors v Kabareb and 68 others, Formal Indictment, Order No 3/2008, ILDC 1198 (ES 2008), 6th February 2008, Spain; National Court
Legal Material. Subjects: International Courts and Tribunals; Public International Law; International Law; Law. 62222 words.
Whether Spanish courts had jurisdiction over genocide, crimes against humanity, war crimes, torture, and terrorism committed in Rwanda and the Democratic Republic of the Congo between 1990...
in Jewish Studies
P ublished online August 2012 .
Article. Subjects: Judaism and Jewish Studies. 5250 words.
Gershom Scholem (b. 1897–d. 1982) is generally considered the most important Jewish historian of the 20th century, as well as one of the most important contributors to modern Jewish...
in African American National Biography
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quilt maker, was born a slave, probably in Georgia. Her maiden name is unknown, as are the names and occupations of her parents. As is often the case with little-known historical...
in Africana: The Encyclopedia of the African and African American Experience, Second Edition
January 2005 .
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The term classical music has many varied and often vague meanings, but it most commonly refers to the European tradition of music performed in concert settings, with an emphasis on...
Case of Yatama v Nicaragua, Yapti Tasba Masraka Nanih Asla Takanka (‘YATAMA’) v Nicaragua, Preliminary objections, merits, reparations and costs, IACHR Series C no 127, IHRL 1511 (IACHR 2005), 23rd June 2005, Inter-American Court of Human Rights [IACtHR]
Legal Material. Subjects: International Responsibility; Relationship Between International and Domestic Law; Public International Law; International Law; Law. 73554 words.
Whether Nicaragua’s denial of members of an indigenous regional political party to register to run in municipal elections, and the subsequent appeals procedure carried out pursuant to...
in International Journal of Transitional Justice
March 2012; p ublished online February 2012 .
Journal Article. Subjects: Human Rights and Immigration; Public International Law; Human Rights. 9709 words.
The scope and structure of international transitional justice (TJ) advocacy have changed significantly in two principal ways over the...
in Arbitration International
September 2011; p ublished online September 2014 .
Journal Article. Subjects: Arbitration; Company and Commercial Law; Competition Law; Employment and Labour Law; Settlement of Disputes. 31301 words.
Lautsi and ors v Italy, Merits, App no 30814/06, IHRL 3688 (ECHR 2011), 18th March 2011, Grand Chamber [ECtHR]
Legal Material. Subjects: Public International Law; International Law; Law. 24886 words.
Whether the presence of crucifixes in the classrooms of the state school formerly attended by the first applicant’s sons amounted to a violation of the right to education under Article 2 of...
in European Journal of International Law
February 2013; p ublished online April 2013 .
Journal Article. Subjects: Public International Law. 16260 words.
War and law enforcement refer to structures of the political imaginary before they refer to legal norms. In this article, I delineate the basic categories through which this framing of...
in Arbitration International
September 2014; p ublished online January 2015 .
Journal Article. 35533 words.
The abstract 'power' of an arbitral tribunal to 'exclude,' or 'disqualify,' counsel of one of the parties from the proceedings, should not be doubted. But the Devil, as usual, is lurking in...
South African Apartheid Litigation, Re, Ntzebesa and ors v Daimler Chrysler Corporation and ors, District Court judgment denying reconsideration, 617 FSupp 2d 228 (SDNY 2009), ILDC 1472 (US 2009), 8th April 2009, District Court for the Southern District of New York [S.D.N.Y.]
Legal Material. Subjects: Immunities; Relationship Between International and Domestic Law; Public International Law; International Law; Law. 35782 words.
Whether non-state actors could be held liable under the Alien Tort Statute for torts committed outside the United States in violation of customary international law and whether non-state...
Khulumani and ors v Barclays National Bank Ltd and ors, Appeal judgment, 504 F3d 254 (2d Cir 2007), ILDC 686 (US 2007), 12th October 2007, Court of Appeals (2nd Circuit) [2d Cir.]
Legal Material. Subjects: Public International Law; International Law; Law. 50531 words.
Whether aiding and abetting violations of customary international law provided a basis for Alien Tort Statute jurisdiction.
Whether private actors could be liable for aiding and...