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Pacifism

Anke Biehler.

Reference Entry. Subjects: Theory of International Law; Public International Law; International Law; Law. 3016 words.

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Pacifism

Kermit L. Hall.

in The Oxford Companion to American Law

January 2002; p ublished online January 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Law. 12 words.

Hans Kelsen: International Peace through International Law

Danilo Zolo.

in European Journal of International Law

January 1998; p ublished online January 1998 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Public International Law. 0 words.

This article focuses on Hans Kelsen's theory of international law and pacifism. Following an analytical reconstruction of Kelsen's these, the author makes a number of critical observations....

Walther Schücking and the Pacifist Traditions of International Law

Mónica García-Salmones.

in European Journal of International Law

August 2011; p ublished online August 2011 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Public International Law. 16175 words.

In this article I discuss four pacifist traditions in international law in play during the 20th century, in the context of the Symposium on Walther Schücking. The article addresses the fact...

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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Jus Post Bellum Proportionality and the Fog of War

Larry May.

in European Journal of International Law

February 2013; p ublished online April 2013 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Public International Law. 10529 words.

This article begins by briefly discussing the general idea of jus post bellum norms before turning to discuss some of Michael Walzer’s ideas about jus post bellum, particularly...

Part 3 Trends in Decision and Conditioning Factors: Claims Relating to Respect, Eleven Claims Relating to Freedom from Religious Discrimination

Myres S. McDougal, Harold D. Lasswell and Lung-chu Chen.

in Human Rights and World Public Order

February 2019 .

Chapter. Subjects: Law. 37 pages. 17500 words.

This chapter focuses on claims relating to freedom from religious discrimination. It begins with a factual background on discrimination based upon religious beliefs and expressions, which...

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War and Peace in the Natural Law Tradition

John Finnis.

in Human Rights and Common Good

April 2011; p ublished online September 2011 .

Chapter. Subjects: Jurisprudence and Philosophy of Law. 12125 words.

This chapter surveys the history and merits of just war theory: its account of peace and pacific intention in war; its requirements of motive and intention, and relativising of distinctions...

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Emergency Planning between the Wars

A. W. Brian Simpson.

in In the Highest Degree Odious

November 1994; p ublished online March 2012 .

Chapter. Subjects: History of Law. 8668 words.

For the next sixteen years, Britain was free of executive detention. But Military Intelligence Section 5 (MI5), the source of the demand for a power to detain citizens without trial in the...

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From Nationalist Peace to Democratic War

Thomas Hippler.

in Paradoxes of Peace in Nineteenth Century Europe

February 2015; p ublished online April 2015 .

Chapter. Subjects: Jurisprudence and Philosophy of Law; History of Law. 9529 words.

This chapter illustrates how the Holy Alliance and its Troppau Protocol express a principle which can be found—sometimes in disguised form—in virtually all ulterior peace movements: the...

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Part III International Law in Asian and Pacific States, East Asia, 13 Japan

Mogami Toshiki.

in The Oxford Handbook of International Law in Asia and the Pacific

September 2019 .

Chapter. Subjects: Law. 21 pages. 10621 words.

This chapter examines international law in Japan. It begins by looking at Japan’s embroilment with international law in the course of its efforts to revise the unequal treaties which had...

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The Ban on the Veil and European Law

Ronan McCrea.

in Human Rights Law Review

March 2013; p ublished online February 2013 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Human Rights and Immigration. 20360 words.

This article argues that the fate of veil bans under European law is uncertain. It shows that European commitments to free speech and freedom of religion cannot accommodate an absolute ban...

The European Tradition in International Law: Walther Schücking

Christian J. Tams.

in European Journal of International Law

August 2011; p ublished online August 2011 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Public International Law. 421 words.

The Moral Appeal of Legal Monism

Paul Gragl.

in Legal Monism

March 2018; p ublished online May 2018 .

Chapter. Subjects: Public International Law; EU Law. 24004 words.

This chapter looks beyond the mere epistemological and descriptive horizon of legal monism and enquires as to what follows from a unitary view of the law in normative sense. Furthermore,...

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Introduction

Cecilia M. Bailliet and Kjetil Mujezinović Larsen.

in Promoting Peace Through International Law

January 2015; p ublished online April 2015 .

Chapter. Subjects: Public International Law; Human Rights and Immigration. 9054 words.

The introduction outlines both the relationship between international law and peace and that between international legal scholarship and peace research. The chapter presents differing...

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Proportionate Killing

Jovana Davidovic.

in Weighing Lives in War

August 2017; p ublished online September 2017 .

Chapter. Subjects: Human Rights and Immigration; Public International Law. 10493 words.

This chapter attempts to explain how liability and lesser-evil justifications can work together, in an individualist account of just war, to answer some difficult questions about fighting...

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Max Huber – His Life

Dietrich Schindler.

in European Journal of International Law

February 2007; p ublished online February 2007 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Public International Law. 7846 words.

Doing Justice to the Political. The International Criminal Court in Uganda and Sudan: A Reply to Sarah Nouwen and Wouter Werner

Bas Schotel.

in European Journal of International Law

November 2011; p ublished online November 2011 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Public International Law. 3486 words.

This article is a reaction to Sarah Nouwen and Wouter Werner, ‘Doing Justice to the Political. The International Criminal Court in Uganda and Sudan’, 21 EJIL (2010) 941. It takes issue with...

Rethinking Jus Post Bellum in an Age of Global Transitional Justice: Engaging with Michael Walzer and Larry May

Ruti Teitel.

in European Journal of International Law

February 2013; p ublished online April 2013 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Public International Law. 3689 words.

Taking Michael Walzer’s and Larry May’s reflections on jus post bellum as a point of departure, I explore here some of the limits of what might be called the inherited notion ofnull...

The Use of Force in International Law before World War I: On Imperial Ordering and the Ontology of the Nation-State

Jochen von Bernstorff.

in European Journal of International Law

May 2018; p ublished online May 2018 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Public International Law. 14978 words.

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This contribution builds on the assumption that the largely unregulated employment of force practised by Europeans outside of central...