International Law Stories

Authors: Noyes, John E. / Janis, Mark Weston / Dickinson, Laura A.
Edition: 1st
Copyright Date: 2007
  • Publication Date: October 15th, 2007
  • ISBN: 9781599410869
  • Subject: International-Public
  • Series: Law Stories
  • Type: Overviews
  • Description: This title sets the most significant international law cases in their social, political, and historical context. It showcases 13 essays by leading international law experts. The essays are organized in three groupings: stories about the development of international human rights law, stories about the use of international law in the U.S. legal system, and stories about international law's impact on interstate politics and the global economy. Experienced international law scholars, teachers, and practitioners will discover valuable new insights, and readers new to international law will find that the book quickly immerses them in the most significant developments in the field.