Oxford University Press Books
Books editi da Oxford University Press con argomento Jus Cogens International Law
Peremptory Norms in International Law
edizioni Oxford University Press collana Oxford Univ Pr (Paperback), 2009
This monograph analyzes the questions raised by the legal effects of peremptory norms of international law (jus cogens). A comprehensive study of this problem has been lacking so far in international legal doctrine. Peremptory norms, although often criticized and even more often approached with skeptical nihilism,...
International Norms and Cycles of Change
edizioni Oxford University Press collana (Hardcover), 2008
International lawyers and international relations scholars recognize that international norms change over time. Practices that were once permissible and even "normal" - like slavery, conquest, and wartime plundering - are now prohibited by international rules. Yet though we acknowledge norm change, we are just beginning...