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Abel, Charles William (1862–1930), missionary

David Wetherell.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

P ublished online May 2008 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Religion and Education. 1323 words.

Abel, Charles William (1862–1930), missionary, was born at 509 Oxford Street, Bloomsbury, London, on 25 September 1862, the youngest of three sons of William Edward Abel, a cashier at...

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Love in a Village

John A. Parkinson.

in Oxford Music Online

December 1992; p ublished online January 2002 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Opera; Musical Scores, Lyrics, and Libretti. 269 words.

Comic opera in three acts, composed or arranged by Thomas Augustine Arne to a libretto by Isaac Bickerstaff after Charles Johnson’s The Village Opera (1729); London, Covent Garden, 8...

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John Norton

Overview page. Subjects: Literature.

(1606–63), after receiving a B.A. (1624) and an M.A. (1627) from Cambridge and serving as a private chaplain in England emigrated to New England (1635) because of his Puritan sympathies. He...

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Tyler, John

Michael C. Miller.

in Encyclopedia of African American History, 1619-1895: From the Colonial Period to the Age of Frederick Douglass

January 2006 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History. 649 words.

John Tyler was born in Charles City County, Virginia, to John Tyler, a lawyer and politician, and Mary Armistead, who died when Tyler was seven. After graduating from William and Mary...

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Sources for the History of Arbitration: A Bibliographical Introduction

Derek Roebuck.

in Arbitration International

September 1998; p ublished online December 2014 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Arbitration; Company and Commercial Law; Competition Law; Employment and Labour Law; Settlement of Disputes. 46349 words.

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Primus, Pearl

Robert W. Logan.

in Black Women in America, Second Edition

January 2005 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History. 1139 words.

Pearl Primus set out to be a doctor and became a dancer. In her lifelong study of dance she also became a choreographer, an anthropologist, an educator, and a cultural ambassador. And in...

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Boston, Absalom (1785 - 1855), Entrepreneur, Whaling Industry Leader, Ship Captain, Community Activist

Barbara A. White.

in African American National Biography

January 2006 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History. 1732 words.

prosperous businessman, whaling captain, and community leader, whose court case against Nantucket led to the integration of the public schools, was a member of one of the largest and...

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Race, Theories of

Paul Finkelman and Matthew Wilhelm Kapell.

in Encyclopedia of African American History, 1619-1895: From the Colonial Period to the Age of Frederick Douglass

January 2006 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History. 5634 words.

The first African slaves in the New World were brought to the Caribbean in 1502. By the time of English settlement, in 1607, African slaves were found throughout Central and South...

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5 The Effect of Acts that Begin before the Main Temporal Limits but that Continue after

Nick Gallus.

in The Temporal Jurisdiction of International Tribunals

May 2017 .

Chapter. Subjects: Law. 40 pages. 18711 words.

This chapter looks at decisions on whether an act is continuing and the temporal jurisdiction of tribunals over such acts that begin before the main temporal limits addressed previously in...

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Using Investor–State Mediation Rules to Promote Conflict Management: An Introductory Guide

Susan D. Franck.

in ICSID Review - Foreign Investment Law Journal

February 2014; p ublished online January 2014 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Arbitration; Company and Commercial Law; Settlement of Disputes. 13214 words.

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Wind power to the people: overcoming legal, policy and social barriers to wind energy development in South Africa

Philip Martin Duguay.

in The Journal of World Energy Law & Business

March 2011; p ublished online March 2011 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Environment and Energy Law. 15711 words.

Wind energy project development in the Republic of South Africa has advanced rapidly following the issuance of a renewable energy feed-in tariff by the government in 2009. However, the...

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Unlocking the Unreal: An Inter-disciplinary Take on Hedley Bull's Notions of “International Society” and “International Order”

Alexander Orakhelashvili.

in Chinese Journal of International Law

March 2015; p ublished online March 2015 .

Journal Article. Subjects: International Law. 18138 words.

Hedley Bull's theory of international relations has widely been treated as of central importance within the international relations discipline. Yet, Bull's theory is inherently...

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Something Old, Something New: The 2006 Semipalatinsk Treaty on a Nuclear Weapon-Free Zone in Central Asia

Marco Roscini.

in Chinese Journal of International Law

November 2008; p ublished online September 2008 .

Journal Article. Subjects: International Law. 18524 words.

The present article analyses the provisions of the 2006 Semipalatinsk Treaty establishing a nuclear weapon-free zone in Central Asia, explores their different nature and compares them with...

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Prudent Anticipation? The Arbitration of Public Company Shareholder Disputes

in Arbitration International

June 2008; p ublished online August 2014 .

Journal Article. 18439 words.

Over recent years, there has been increasing attention given to the possibility of arbitration of public company shareholder disputes based on an arbitration clause in the company’s...

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Cross-Regime Harmonization through Proportionality Analysis: The Case of International Investment Law, the Law of State Immunity and Human Rights

Stephan W. Schill.

in ICSID Review - Foreign Investment Law Journal

September 2012; p ublished online August 2012 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Public International Law. 19700 words.

The present paper analyzes the relationship between international investment law and the law of State immunity as a case study for how international investment law and general international...

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Admissibility of claims in investment treaty arbitration

Saar A Pauker.

in Arbitration International

March 2018; p ublished online April 2018 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Arbitration; Company and Commercial Law; Competition Law; Employment and Labour Law; Settlement of Disputes. 43330 words.

Abstract

(In)admissibility of claims is a well-known doctrine in international litigation, which allows international courts or tribunals, having assumed...

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