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A binary relation ∼ on a set S is symmetric if, for all a and b in S, whenever ab then ba.

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On the Recent Development of International Law: Some Russian Perspectives

Sergei Yu. Marochkin.

in Chinese Journal of International Law

November 2009; p ublished online October 2009 .

Journal Article. Subjects: International Law. 8510 words.

There are some new features and new trends in the development of international law at the beginning of the new century and new millennium. The relatively short historical period of 60 years...

The Dynamics of International Legal Regime Formation: The Sino-British Joint Declaration on the Question of Hong Kong Revisited: A Reply to Roda Mushkat

Kevin Y. L. Tan.

in European Journal of International Law

November 2011; p ublished online November 2011 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Public International Law. 1373 words.

The Crisis of the European Union in the Light of a Constitutionalization of International Law

Jürgen Habermas.

in European Journal of International Law

May 2012; p ublished online June 2012 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Public International Law. 6829 words.

Abstract

The crisis of the European Union showcases the asymmetry between transnational capacities for political action and social as well as...

Holocaust Denial before the European Court of Human Rights: Evolution of an Exceptional Regime

Paolo Lobba.

in European Journal of International Law

February 2015; p ublished online March 2015 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Public International Law. 9037 words.

Litigation concerning domestic restrictions on Holocaust denial has produced a 30-year-long jurisprudence of the European Court and European Commission of Human Rights. In spite of solemnly...

Contracting in global supply chains and cooperative remedies

Fabrizio Cafaggi and Paola Iamiceli.

in Uniform Law Review

August 2015; p ublished online August 2015 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Private International Law and Conflict of Laws. 23369 words.

Contractual relationships may have different content and functions depending on whether the enterprises operate in global open markets or in ‘close’ global supply chains (GSCs). GSCs are...

Settling Self-determination Conflicts: Recent Developments

Marc Weller.

in European Journal of International Law

February 2009; p ublished online February 2009 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Public International Law. 26736 words.

Self-determination conflicts outside the colonial context have previously appeared virtually impossible to settle. Long-running and very destructive internal armed conflicts have been the...

To Do Away with International Law? Some Limits to ‘The Limits of International Law’

Anne van Aaken.

in European Journal of International Law

February 2006; p ublished online February 2006 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Public International Law. 10543 words.

Different methodological approaches to international law abound. Recently the rationalist, game-theoretical approach in the law and economics tradition has gained much prominence, certainly...

Exploring International Criminal Law’s Reluctance to Resort to Modalities of Group Responsibility

Shachar Eldar.

in Journal of International Criminal Justice

May 2013; p ublished online March 2013 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Criminal Law; International Law. 9963 words.

In recent years, some prominent scholars of international criminal law have reacted to the phenomenon of collective perpetration of international crimes by advocating for a more...

Race, Hierarchy and International Law: Lorimer’s Legal Science

Martti Koskenniemi.

in European Journal of International Law

May 2016; p ublished online July 2016 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Public International Law. 7642 words.

The international lawyers of the late 19th century – the ‘Gentle Civilizers’ – had no doubt about the superiority of European culture over alternative ways of life and regularly supported...

Sovereignty and tragedy in contemporary critiques of investor state dispute settlement

Paul Robert Gilbert.

in London Review of International Law

P ublished online October 2018 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Public International Law. 8676 words.

Abstract

Critiques of investor state dispute settlement (ISDS) as a neoliberal or neoimperial legal technique frequently pivot on the notion that it entails a...

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The International Legal Status of the Vatican/Holy See Complex

John R. Morss.

in European Journal of International Law

November 2015; p ublished online February 2016 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Public International Law. 11105 words.

This article offers a re-examination of the international legal status of what is here termed the Vatican/Holy See complex (VHS), focusing on claims to statehood. The problematic ‘effect’...

Common Article 1 of the 1949 Geneva Conventions: A Soap Bubble?

Carlo Focarelli.

in European Journal of International Law

February 2010; p ublished online February 2010 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Public International Law. 25976 words.

Common Article 1 of the 1949 Geneva Conventions is today generally seen as a ‘quasi-constitutional’ international law rule, premised on the doctrine of obligations erga omnes and imposing...

The Law and Procedure of the International Court of Justice 1960–1989

Hugh Thirlway.

in British Yearbook of International Law

January 2011; p ublished online November 2011 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Public International Law. 532 words.

Friedrich F. Martens on ‘The Office of Consul and Consular Jurisdiction in the East’

Andreas T. Müller.

in European Journal of International Law

August 2014; p ublished online October 2014 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Public International Law. 11439 words.

Friedrich F. Martens is famous for the clause named after him and his Cours of 1882. Much less known is his doctoral thesis of 1873 on ‘The Office of Consul and Consular Jurisdiction in the...

The Purpose of the WTO Agreement on the Application of Sanitary and Phytosanitary Measures (SPS)

Boris Rigod.

in European Journal of International Law

May 2013; p ublished online June 2013 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Public International Law. 15071 words.

Among the WTO Agreements, the SPS Agreement provides for the strictest rules on domestic regulatory measures. Governments adopting measures to protect human, animal, and plant life and...

The David Effect and ISDS

Sergio Puig and Anton Strezhnev.

in European Journal Of International Law

November 2017; p ublished online November 2017 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Public International Law. 14131 words.

Abstract

The legitimacy of international investment law is fiercely contested. Chiefly, scholars argue that investor–state dispute settlement empowers...

Conceptions of War and Paradigms of Compliance: The ‘New War’ Challenge to International Humanitarian Law

Nicolas Lamp.

in Journal of Conflict and Security Law

July 2011; p ublished online May 2011 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Public International Law. 18328 words.

The article argues that the so-called ‘new wars’ pose a fundamental challenge to international humanitarian law (IHL). Although not historically new, this type of war differs in crucial...

A Forgotten Kelsenian? The Story of Helen Silving-Ryu (1906–1993)

Reut Yael Paz.

in European Journal of International Law

November 2014; p ublished online January 2015 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Public International Law. 14025 words.

This article seeks to create a historical contextualization of the first female law professor in America, Helen Silving-Ryu (1906–1993). Relying on Pierre Bourdieu’s work on the social and...

Towards a Philosophical Account of Crimes Against Humanity

Christopher Macleod.

in European Journal of International Law

May 2010; p ublished online May 2010 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Public International Law. 11553 words.

In this article I discuss the nature of crimes against humanity. The various definitions that have been used, or alluded to, in the legal literature are outlined, and it is suggested that...

The Latest United States Sanctions Against Iran: What Role to the WTO Security Exceptions?

George-Dian Balan.

in Journal of Conflict and Security Law

December 2013; p ublished online April 2013 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Public International Law. 12763 words.

The US initiated the sanctions campaign against Iran at the end of the 1970s for national security reasons. The most significant step was arguably taken years later by the Clinton...