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,...
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...
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...
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...
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...
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...
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...
Reference Entry. Subjects: Public International Law; International Law; Law. 7018 words.
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...
Atkins (Daryl Renard) v Virginia, Appeal decision, Docket No 00-8452, 536 US 304 (2002), 122 S.Ct. 2242 (2002), 153 L.Ed.2d 335 (2002), ILDC 692 (US 2002), 20th June 2002, United States [us]
Legal Material. Subjects: Relationship Between International and Domestic Law; Public International Law; International Law; Law. 17218 words.
Whether the views of the ‘world community’ were relevant evidence in considering whether there was a consensus on the use of the death penalty against mentally retarded defendants, for the...
Northern Cameroons, Cameroon v United Kingdom, Preliminary Objections, Judgment,  ICJ Rep 15, ICGJ 153 (ICJ 1963), 2nd December 1963, International Court of Justice [ICJ]
Legal Material. Subjects: Public International Law; International Law; Law. 82906 words.
Whether the Court could adjudicate on the merits of Cameroon's complaint that the United Kingdom breached its obligations under the Trusteeship Agreement for the Territory of the Cameroons...
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...
Sarei and ors v Rio Tinto PLC and Rio Tinto Limited, Judgment on Motion to Dismiss, ILDC 604 (US 2002), 221 F.Supp.2d 1116 (C.D. Cal. 2002), 9th July 2002, District Court for the Central District of California [C.D. Cal.]
Legal Material. Subjects: Law of the Sea; Public International Law; International Law; Law. 55247 words.
Whether the exhaustion of local remedies was required before stating a claim under the Alien Tort Statute (‘ATS’) in the United States.
Whether the plaintiffs adequately pleaded...