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Releasing Transitional Justice from the Technical Asylum: Judicial Reform in Guatemala seen through Technē and Phronēsis

Marcos Zunino.

in International Journal of Transitional Justice

March 2011; p ublished online January 2011 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Human Rights and Immigration; Public International Law; Human Rights. 9336 words.

The application of universal ideas to specific settings is a crucial aspect of transitional justice. Yet, that application awakens tensions between universal and local conceptions of...

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The 2001 Goff Lecture: The Lawyer's Duty to Arbitrate in Good Faith

V.V. Veeder.

in Arbitration International

December 2002; p ublished online September 2014 .

Journal Article. 10348 words.

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Global Commons

Surabhi Ranganathan.

in European Journal of International Law

August 2016; p ublished online October 2016 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Public International Law. 12568 words.

‘The tragedy of the commons’ and ‘the common heritage of mankind’ are concepts that dominate the legal discourse on governing global commons, including spaces beyond national jurisdictions,...

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Brown, James (1933 - 2006), Rhythm and Blues Musician / Singer, Funk Musician / Singer

Rob Bowman.

in African American National Biography

January 2006 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History. 1862 words.

rhythm-and-blues singer, was born James Joe Brown Jr. in a country shack just outside Barnwell, South Carolina, to Joe Gardner and Susan Behlings. His father did various jobs, while...

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Swaziland

Andrew Hermann.

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

January 2005 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History. 2920 words.

Swaziland’s beautiful, mountainous topography and unusually peaceful transition from Colonial rule to independence have earned it the nickname “the Switzerland of Africa.” Swaziland is a...

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The sentimental life of international law

Gerry Simpson.

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...

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Ohio

Donna M. DeBlasio.

in Encyclopedia of African American History, 1896 to the Present: From the Age of Segregation to the Twenty-first Century

January 2009 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History. 3722 words.

At the dawn of the twentieth century, Ohio was a booming state. Ohio industry took baby steps prior to the American Civil War; following the war manufacturing took off in various places...

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Compromissory Clauses as the Gatekeepers of the Law to be ‘Used’ in the ICJ and the PCIJ

Matina Papadaki.

in Journal of International Dispute Settlement

November 2014; p ublished online July 2014 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Arbitration; Private International Law and Conflict of Laws; Public International Law; Settlement of Disputes. 22718 words.

This article examines a selected case law of the International Court of Justice and its predecessor, the Permanent Court of International Justice. The cases examined are those where...

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Beyond ‘New Humanitarianism’: Physicians for Human Rights–Israel's Mobile Clinic and Open Clinic on the Interface of Social Justice, Human Rights and Medical Relief

Dani Filc, Nadav Davidovitch and Nora Gottlieb.

in Journal of Human Rights Practice

February 2015; p ublished online December 2014 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Ethical Issues and Debates; Human Rights and Immigration; Human Rights; Politics; Social Movements and Social Change. 9067 words.

The present article examines two projects of Physicians for Human Rights–Israel (PHR–IL)—a clinic in the Occupied Palestinian Territories and a clinic for undocumented migrant workers and...

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Part III Human Health and Human Rights, 16 Ethics of International Maritime Law and Ocean Governance

Marko Pavliha.

in The IMLI Treatise On Global Ocean Governance

July 2018 .

Chapter. Subjects: Law. 18 pages. 8951 words.

This chapter examines the role of ethics in international maritime law and ocean governance. It first considers the general ethical flavour of international law, giving a few examples of...

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Dealing in Power: Gatekeepers in Arbitrator Appointment in International Commercial Arbitration

Magdalene D’Silva.

in Journal of International Dispute Settlement

November 2014; p ublished online October 2014 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Arbitration; Private International Law and Conflict of Laws; Public International Law; Settlement of Disputes. 14655 words.

This article critically analyses arbitrator appointment in institutionally administered international commercial arbitration, by using Cotterrell’s ‘Law and Community’ socio-legal method to...

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‘The Divided West’: International Lawyers in Europe and America

Guglielmo Verdirame.

in European Journal of International Law

June 2007; p ublished online June 2007 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Public International Law. 15167 words.

It is well known that significant differences exist in international law scholarship between the United States and Europe. Even when they share a positive outlook on the role and future of...

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Managing Trade Conflicts in the ICT Industry: A Case Study of EU–Greater China Area

Han-Wei Liu and Shin-Yi Peng.

in Journal of International Economic Law

September 2016; p ublished online August 2016 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Financial Law; Public International Law; International Economic Law; Economics. 15367 words.

Trade policy is formulated through a rather complex decision-making process that involves two-way interactions between actors in public and private sectors. Such interactions are of...

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Freedwomen

Wilma King.

in Black Women in America, Second Edition

January 2005 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History. 4831 words.

During the 1930s, an interviewer for the Works Progress Administration (WPA) asked the Texan Margrett Nillin about her days in bondage. Her comments appear in George P. Rawick's The...

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Creolization: An Interpretation

Antonio Benítez-Rojo.

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

January 2005 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History. 3807 words.

Creolization has been referred to as the process of syncretization of African, European, and indigenous cultures that has taken place in the Americas, and particularly the Caribbean...

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Waters, Ethel (1896 - 1977), Stage / Screen Actor, Blues Musician / Singer

Elizabeth Amelia Hadley.

in Black Women in America, Second Edition

January 2005 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History. 3318 words.

Ethel Waters achieved many “firsts” during the course of her seven-decade career, establishing herself as a celebrated artist on vaudeville and Broadway, nightclubs, radio, recordings,...

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Entertainment Industry and African Americans

William Pencak.

in Encyclopedia of African American History, 1896 to the Present: From the Age of Segregation to the Twenty-first Century

January 2009 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History. 3897 words.

African American entertainment traditions were well established by 1890. The first black theater was the African Grove in New York, founded in 1821 and featuring Ira Aldridge, one of the...

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Morrison, Toni (born 1931), Fiction Writer, Nobel Prize Winner, Pulitzer Prize Winner, Educator

Carolyn C. Denard.

in Black Women in America, Second Edition

January 2005 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History. 8072 words.

Born Chloe Anthony Wofford in Lorain, Ohio, a steel-mill town on the shore of Lake Erie, Morrison was the second of four children. Her father was a welder in the steel mills, and her...

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Walking the Road He Paved — A Tribute to Antonio Cassese

in Journal of International Criminal Justice

December 2012; p ublished online October 2012 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Criminal Law; International Law. 7 words.

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Overdetermined Atrocities

James G. Stewart.

in Journal of International Criminal Justice

December 2012; p ublished online November 2012 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Criminal Law; International Law. 15330 words.

An event is overdetermined if there are multiple sufficient causes for its occurrence. A firing squad is a classic illustration. If eight soldiers are convened to execute a prisoner, they...

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