in The Oxford Companion to American Theatre
January 2004; p ublished online January 2004 .
Reference Entry. Subjects: Theatre. 184 words.
a melodrama by John Colton. [Martin Beck Theatre, 331 perf.] At the “Far‐Famed House of Mother Goddam,” a
in Voices from Shanghai
October 2008; p ublished online March 2013 .
Chapter. Subjects: Modern History (1700 to 1945). 446 words.
This chapter presents “Wandering” (1942), a poem by Hermann Goldfarb. The poem internalizes the wandering Jew theme as the Jewish condition of homelessness. To the Shanghai refugees, this...
in From Fu Manchu to Kung Fu Panda
March 2014; p ublished online November 2016 .
Chapter. Subjects: Society and Culture. 19939 words.
This chapter examines three American films that take us from otherness to sameness and reflect the swing of the pendulum governing images of China that took place in the 1930s: Josef von...
in Sternberg and Dietrich
April 2019; p ublished online March 2019 .
Chapter. Subjects: Literary Theory and Cultural Studies. 6221 words.
The conclusion examines Sternberg’s films without Dietrich and gives a clearer idea of both what he brought to their collaboration and what Dietrich alone helped him realize. An ethics of...
in The Red and the Black
December 2016; p ublished online September 2017 .
Chapter. Subjects: Film. 5039 words.
Samuel Fuller’s Crimson Kimono (1959) is, like Odds against Tomorrow (1959), a paradigmatic late ‘50s American noir. Part policier, part melodrama, part “art” film, part “B” or exploitation...
Reference Entry. Subjects: Public International Law; International Law; Law. 4762 words.
International Humanitarian Law and Raison D’Etat: the Balance Sheet of Kazakhstan’s Ratification of the Geneva Convention on Refugees
in International Journal of Refugee Law
March 2014; p ublished online March 2014 .
Journal Article. Subjects: Human Rights and Immigration; Refugee Studies. 8504 words.
Post-soviet countries have been eager to accede to international humanitarian law while quite reluctant to honour the resulting obligations. The home to thousands of asylum seekers from...
in Chinese Journal of International Law
June 2015; p ublished online June 2015 .
Journal Article. Subjects: International Law. 14662 words.
Originating at the height of the Cold War, Air Defense Identification Zones (ADIZs), i.e. non-territorial airspace unilaterally designated by States for aircraft identification, had not...
in Journal of International Economic Law
March 2012; p ublished online March 2012 .
Journal Article. Subjects: Financial Law; Public International Law; Economics. 9433 words.
The year 2011 marked the 10th year of China’s World Trade Organization (WTO) membership. Acceding to the WTO demonstrates China’s attempt to integrate in the global trading system as one of...
in London Review of International Law
December 2014; p ublished online December 2014 .
Journal Article. Subjects: Public International Law. 12747 words.
To mark the launch of the London Review of International Law, the editors invited Gerry Simpson, Kenneth Bailey Chair of Law at Melbourne Law School and Visiting Professor of Public...
Pilića Farm, Prosecutor v Erdemović (Dražen), Sentencing judgment, Case No IT-96-22-T, ICL 51 (ICTY 1996), 29th November 1996, Trial Chamber I (ICTY)
Legal Material. Subjects: Public International Law; International Law; Law. 21646 words.
What was the validity of Dražen Erdemović's guilty plea.
What was the correct sentence to be imposed.
in European Journal of International Law
February 2015; p ublished online March 2015 .
Journal Article. Subjects: Public International Law. 41016 words.
This article discusses the ongoing transformation of international organizations law. It first provides an overview (an anatomy) of the paradigmatic theory concerning the law of...