Interpretation in International Law free ebook

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Interpretation in International Law

International lawyers have long recognised the importance of interpretation to their academic discipline and professional practice. As new insights on interpretation abound in other fields, international law and international lawyers have largely remained wedded to a rule-based approach, focusing almost exclusively on the Vienna Convention on the Law of Treaties. Such an approach neglects inter

Asian Data Privacy Laws: Trade & Human Rights Perspectives

The first work to examine data privacy laws across Asia, covering all 26 countries and separate jurisdictions, and with in-depth analysis of the 14 which have specialised data privacy laws. Professor Greenleaf demonstrates the increasing world-wide significance of data privacy and the international context of the development of national data privacy laws as well as assessing the laws, their pow

Complicity in International Law (Oxford Monographs in International Law)

This book examines how international law prohibits state and individual complicity. Complicity is a derivative form of responsibility that links an accomplice to the wrongdoing of a principal actor. Whenever a legal system prohibits complicity, it must address certain questions as to the content and structure of the rules. To understand how international law answers these questions, this book p

European Consensus and the Legitimacy of the European Court of Human Rights

In order to be effective, international tribunals should be perceived as legitimate adjudicators. European Consensus and the Legitimacy of the European Court of Human Rights provides in-depth analyses on whether European consensus is capable of enhancing the legitimacy of the European Court of Human Rights (ECtHR). Focusing on the method and value of European consensus, it examines the practica

Literature and Human Rights (Law & Literature) free ebook

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Literature and Human Rights (Law & Literature)

The idea of human rights is not new. But the importance of taking human rights seriously has never been more urgent than it is today. The eighteen essays which comprise Literature and Human Rights are written in a spirit of interdisciplinarity, and are intended to make a significant contribution to this vital and enduring debate.

Taking Economic, Social and Cultural Rights Seriously in International Criminal Law

Is the neglect of economic, social and cultural abuses in international criminal law a problem of positive international law or the result of choices made by lawyers involved in mechanisms such as criminal prosecutions or truth commissions? Evelyne Schmid explores this question via an assessment of the relationship between violations of economic, social and cultural rights and international cri

DNA and Property Crime Scene Investigation: Forensic Evidence and Law Enforcement

Traditionally, forensic investigation has not been fully utilized in the investigation of property crime. This ground-breaking book examines the experiences of patrol officers, command staff, detectives, and chiefs as they navigate the expectations of forensic evidence in criminal cases, specifically property crimes cases. DNA and Property Crime Scene Investigation looks at the current state of

Cengage Advantage Books: Business Law Today, The Essentials: Text and Summarized Cases 11th Edition

This briefer paperback, BUSINESS LAW TODAY, THE ESSENTIALS: TEXT AND SUMMARIZED CASES, 11E, is drawn from Miller's popular BUSINESS LAW TODAY: STANDARD EDITION. THE ESSENTIALS offers the same strengths that made BUSINESS LAW TODAY so successful. This edition combines the legal credibility and authoritativeness of a traditional business law book with strong visual appeal and student-friendly