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Overview page. Subjects: Social Sciences — Arts and Humanities.

Many sociological and anthropological definitions exist, but most tend to privilege some combination of small-scale, relative boundedness, strong affective ties, traditionalism, and...

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Human Rights Before the International Court of Justice: Community Interest Coming to Life?

Bruno Simma.

in The Development of International Law by the International Court of Justice

September 2013; p ublished online January 2014 .

Chapter. Subjects: Public International Law; Legal System and Practice. 13597 words.

This chapter examines the link between the Court and human rights. It addresses two questions: first, has the development of international human rights law had an impact on the...

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A Reluctant Guardian

Gleider I Hernández.

in The International Court of Justice and the Judicial Function

May 2014; p ublished online August 2014 .

Chapter. Subjects: Public International Law; Legal System and Practice. 29394 words.

The concept of ‘international community’, nebulously defined, has the potential to generate specific and far-reaching legal effects. This Chapter examines whether the understanding of the...

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The International Court of Justice and the Law of State Responsibility

James Crawford SC.

in The Development of International Law by the International Court of Justice

September 2013; p ublished online January 2014 .

Chapter. Subjects: Public International Law; Legal System and Practice. 8406 words.

This chapter examines the relationship between the ICJ and the law of state responsibility. The discussions cover the contribution of the Permanent Court of International Justice (PCIJ) to...

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Conclusion

Edward Chukwuemeke Okeke.

in Jurisdictional Immunities of States and International Organizations

May 2018; p ublished online May 2018 .

Chapter. Subjects: Public International Law; Legal System and Practice. 2454 words.

The conclusion makes the case that the jurisdictional immunities of States and international organizations are not only sustainable but also necessary for international relations and...

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Nature of International Organizations and Purpose of Their Immunity

Edward Chukwuemeke Okeke.

in Jurisdictional Immunities of States and International Organizations

May 2018; p ublished online May 2018 .

Chapter. Subjects: Public International Law; Legal System and Practice. 4744 words.

This chapter addresses the nature of international organizations and the purpose of their immunity. International organizations are created by their constituent member States to discharge...

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The International Court of Justice and the Judicial Function

Gleider I Hernández.

May 2014; p ublished online August 2014 .

Book. Subjects: Public International Law; Legal System and Practice. 368 pages.

The ascertainment by a court of a principle of law has a constitutive, and not merely a declaratory character. Accordingly, the judicial function plays an important role in the safeguarding...

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The European Court of Justice1

Arman Sarvarian.

in Professional Ethics at the International Bar

September 2013; p ublished online January 2014 .

Chapter. Subjects: Legal System and Practice; Public International Law. 15131 words.

This chapter examines the procedure and practice of advocacy before the European Court of Justice and General Court of the European Union. In tracing the historical development of advocacy...

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