September 2004; p ublished online November 2004 .
Book. Subjects: International Relations. 192 pages.
Global organizations are exercising unprecedented power–from the hallowed halls of the UN to the closed boardrooms of multinational corporations. Yet their leaders are often scandalously...
in Global Justice
January 2009; p ublished online May 2009 .
Chapter. Subjects: Social and Political Philosophy. 10057 words.
John Rawls' highly influential work, The Law of Peoples, dominates discussion of what our responsibilities are in the global domain. After a concise account of The Law of Peoples, this...
in The UN Convention on the Rights of the Child
March 2019 .
Chapter. Subjects: Law. 58 pages. 33845 words.
This section is about Article 38 of the UN Convention on the Rights of the Child dealing with The Rights of Children in Armed Conflict.
Part IV Traditional Institutions and Decentralisation, 20 The Tinkhundla Decentralisation System: Is this a Blend of Traditional and Modern State Governance that Works?
in Decentralisation and Constitutionalism in Africa
August 2019 .
Chapter. Subjects: Law. 21 pages. 10940 words.
This chapter studies how the Kingdom of Eswatini (formerly known as Swaziland) eschewed ‘Western’ forms of democracy and, through its tinkhundla system, embraced traditional governance. The...
in International Journal of Refugee Law
December 2013; p ublished online January 2014 .
Journal Article. Subjects: Human Rights and Immigration; Refugee Studies. 14099 words.
This article reconsiders the origins of the concept of ‘persecution’ in international refugee law, thus changing the way the history of the refugee definition has been conventionally...
in Journal of International Economic Law
December 2015; p ublished online January 2016 .
Journal Article. Subjects: Financial Law; Public International Law; International Economic Law; Economics. 18202 words.
International trade law underwent a profound paradigm shift during the 1990’s and into the 21st century as a response to globalization, and to a legitimacy crisis sparked by unresolved...
Ahmad and ors, American Civil Liberties Union (intervening) and ors (intervening) v United Kingdom, Merits, App no 24027/07, App no 11949/08, App no 36742/08, App no 66911/09, App no 67354/09, IHRL 1663 (ECHR 2012), 10th April 2012, European Court of Human Rights [ECtHR]
Legal Material. Subjects: Public International Law; International Law; Law. 42052 words.
Whether detention in a special detention facility, together with application of administrative measures such as solitary confinement, amounted to a violation of Article 3 of the Convention...