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Hobson, Paul (d. 1666), Particular Baptist preacher

Richard L. Greaves.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Protestantism and Protestant Churches. 1661 words.

Hobson, Paul (d. 1666), Particular Baptist preacher, was a tailor from Buckinghamshire according to the heresiographer Thomas Edwards. An opponent of the solemn league and covenant in 1643,...

Hobson, Paul

in Who's Who

P ublished online December 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Politics. 117 words.

Born Wath-upon-Dearne 18 July 1970; s of Alan and Carol Hobson; civil partnership, Stephen Webb

Director, Modern Art Oxford, since 2013...

Hobson pilot, Ann (born 1943), Classical Musician, Music Educator

Barbara Bonous-Smit.

in African American National Biography

January 2006 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History. 1581 words.

harpist, was born Ann Stevens Hobson in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, the younger of two daughters of Grace Stevens Smith and Harrison D. Hobson. Her father was a social worker and her...

Hobson's Choice

Overview page. Subjects: Dance.

Ballet in three acts with choreography by Bintley, music by Paul Reade, and design by H. Griffen. Premiered 13 Feb. 1989 by Sadler's Wells Royal Ballet at Covent Garden, London, with Karen...

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Ann McKeighan Lee.

in Oxford Art Online

P ublished online January 2003 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Art of the United States. 491 words.

American city and seat of Erie County in the state of New York. Buffalo is situated at the eastern end of Lake Erie, where the lake flows into the Niagara River, and has a population...

David Bintley

Overview page. Subjects: Dance.

(b Huddersfield, 17 Sept. 1957)

British dancer, choreographer, and ballet director. After training at the Royal Ballet Upper School, he joined Sadler's Wells Royal Ballet in 1976....

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John Milton

Overview page. Subjects: Literature.


son of John Milton the elder, a scrivener and composer of music. He was educated at St Paul's School and Christ's College, Cambridge, where he wrote poetry in Latin,...

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What is International Economic Law?

Steve Charnovitz.

in Journal of International Economic Law

March 2011; p ublished online March 2011 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Financial Law; Public International Law; Economics. 9153 words.

The Field of International Economic Law

Steve Charnovitz.

in Journal of International Economic Law

September 2014; p ublished online August 2014 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Financial Law; Public International Law; International Economic Law; Economics. 10004 words.

In a journal analyzing developments in the theory and practice of international economic law (IEcL), it is appropriate occasionally to reflect on the changing meaning of IEcL and its...

“Mopping-up”: UNHCR, Neutrality and Non-Refoulement since the Cold War

Tor Krever.

in Chinese Journal of International Law

September 2011; p ublished online July 2011 .

Journal Article. Subjects: International Law. 9068 words.

Since the close of the Cold War, the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) has undergone a fundamental mutation, reinventing itself as a humanitarian actor, extending its...

The Emergence of Functionalism in International Institutional Law: Colonial Inspirations

Jan Klabbers.

in European Journal of International Law

August 2014; p ublished online October 2014 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Public International Law. 16959 words.

The theory of functionalism dominates the law of international organizations, explaining why organizations have the powers they possess, why they can claim privileges and immunities, and...

An International Lawyer in Democracy and Dictatorship – Re-Introducing Herbert Kraus

Heiko Meiertöns.

in European Journal of International Law

February 2014; p ublished online April 2014 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Public International Law. 16985 words.

Herbert Kraus (1884–1965) is among the forgotten international lawyers of the 20th century. Kraus took part in a number of developments of great importance for the shaping of modern...

International Organizations or Institutions, History of

Robert Kolb.

Reference Entry. Subjects: Public International Law; International Law; Law. 7018 words.

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Inherent Imperialism

Frederick Cowell.

in Journal of International Criminal Justice

September 2017; p ublished online October 2017 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Criminal Law; International Law; International Criminal Law; International Humanitarian Law; Transnational Crime. 10004 words.


Since 2008, the International Criminal Court has been subject to criticism for being somehow imperialist, and some criticism of the Court has pursued...

Arbitration of Federal Securities Claims

Edward Chukwuemeke Okeke.

in Arbitration International

September 1999; p ublished online December 2014 .

Journal Article. 14660 words.

Part III International Law in Asian and Pacific States, The Pacific (Including Oceania and Australasia), 32 New Zealand

Kenneth Keith.

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

September 2019 .

Chapter. Subjects: Law. 25 pages. 12525 words.

This concluding chapter discusses New Zealand’s interaction with international law, adopting a chronological approach which takes account of the increasing authority of New Zealand’s...

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W. E. B. Du Bois: An Interpretation

Cornel West.

in Africana: The Encyclopedia of the African and African American Experience, Second Edition

January 2005 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History. 14219 words.

W. E. B. Du Bois is the towering black scholar of the twentieth century. The scope of his interests, the depth of his insights, and the sheer majesty of his prolific writings bespeak a...