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Norton, Peter John Hill-, Baron Hill-Norton (1915–2004), naval officer

Richard Hill.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

March 2009; p ublished online January 2008 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Military History; Naval Forces and Warfare. 2804 words.

Norton, Peter John Hill-, Baron Hill-Norton (1915–2004), naval officer, was born Peter John Norton on 8 February 1915 in Germiston, South Africa, the only son of Martin John (Jack) Norton (dnull...

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Hill, Peter

Silvio A. Bedini.

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

January 2005 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History. 1249 words.

Peter Hill was born on July 19, 1767, presumably a son of slaves owned by Quaker clockmaker Joseph Hollinshead, Jr., of Burlington Township, New Jersey. Hill grew up in the Hollinshead...

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Poor, Salem

Rayford W. Logan.

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

January 2005 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History. 446 words.

Salem Poor was born free in Massachusetts. Leaving his wife, he enlisted in a Massachusetts militia company under Captain Benjamin Ames. Like black soldier Peter Salem, he served with...

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Book Survey 2010

in Journal of International Economic Law

March 2011; p ublished online March 2011 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Financial Law; Public International Law; Economics. 2860 words.

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Arbitration by the Numbers: The State of Empirical Research on International Commercial Arbitration

Christopher R. Drahozal.

in Arbitration International

June 2006; p ublished online October 2014 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Arbitration; Company and Commercial Law; Competition Law; Employment and Labour Law; Settlement of Disputes. 8369 words.

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‘Something So Un-English’: Mediation and Arbitration in Hong Kong, 1841–1865

in Arbitration International

March 2010; p ublished online September 2014 .

Journal Article. 7959 words.

The British Government gave the first colonial Government of Hong Kong no jurisdiction over civil disputes. The authorities there tried to do the best they could by recommending...

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Part II Key Risks and Disputes Associated with International Mining Projects, 5 Political Risk and Resource Nationalism

Henry G. Burnett and Louis-Alexis Bret.

in Arbitration of International Mining Disputes

Chapter. Subjects: Arbitration; Law. 34 pages. 18461 words.

This chapter first discusses the notions of political risk and resource nationalism. Political risk refers to the risk that some political event will materially affect the projected...

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John Milton and the Epochs of International Law

Christopher N. Warren.

in European Journal of International Law

May 2013; p ublished online June 2013 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Public International Law. 13900 words.

For the historian of international law William Grewe in his controversial opus, The Epochs of International Law, it was the English writer John Milton who offered the death...

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Sources for the History of Arbitration: A Bibliographical Introduction

Derek Roebuck.

in Arbitration International

September 1998; p ublished online December 2014 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Arbitration; Company and Commercial Law; Competition Law; Employment and Labour Law; Settlement of Disputes. 46349 words.

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I Background, 5 Constitutional Failure Revisited

Ellen Kennedy.

in Constitutional Democracy in Crisis?

October 2018 .

Chapter. Subjects: Law. 16 pages. 7473 words.

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The Transformation of International Transitional Justice Advocacy

Jelena Subotić.

in International Journal of Transitional Justice

March 2012; p ublished online February 2012 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Human Rights and Immigration; Public International Law; Human Rights. 9709 words.

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The scope and structure of international transitional justice (TJ) advocacy have changed significantly in two principal ways over the...

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Massachusetts

Paul Finkelman and David Quigley.

in Encyclopedia of African American History, 1619-1895: From the Colonial Period to the Age of Frederick Douglass

January 2006 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History. 3480 words.

Slavery existed in Massachusetts from the founding generation of Puritans up to and beyond the era of the American Revolution. Puritan writers debated the legitimacy of the institution,...

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Renegotiating acquired rights in the oil and gas industries: Industry and political cycles meet the rule of law

Thomas W. Wälde.

in The Journal of World Energy Law & Business

May 2008; p ublished online May 2008 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Environment and Energy Law. 24732 words.

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Effects of Invisibility: In Search of the ‘Economic’ in Transitional Justice

Zinaida Miller.

in International Journal of Transitional Justice

December 2008; p ublished online October 2008 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Human Rights and Immigration; Public International Law; Human Rights. 12978 words.

1This article argues that the field of transitional justice – in both its institutional and scholarly aspects – has historically excluded issues of economic inequality,...

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Towards Victim-Centred Transitional Justice: Understanding the Needs of Families of the Disappeared in Postconflict Nepal

Simon Robins.

in International Journal of Transitional Justice

March 2011; p ublished online March 2011 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Human Rights and Immigration; Public International Law; Human Rights. 11058 words.

Abstract1

Despite many transitional justice processes claiming to be ‘victim-centred,’ in practice they are rarely driven by the needs of those...

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Peace, Proposals for the Preservation of

Achilles Skordas.

Reference Entry. Subjects: Public International Law; International Law; Law. 11283 words.

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11 Non-state community Virtual Currencies

Benjamin Geva and Dorit Geva.

in Cryptocurrencies in Public and Private Law

March 2019 .

Chapter. Subjects: Law. 26 pages. 12532 words.

This chapter focuses on the use of cryptocurrencies as a kind of ‘community currency’ and what might be the most future-proof characteristics of non-state currencies. It first provides an...

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