English | October 15th, 2007 | ISBN: 1599410869 | 482 Pages | EPUB | 1.19 MB
This new Law Stories title sets the most significant international law cases in their social, political, and historical context. It showcases sixteen essays by leading international law experts.
The essays, written in an accessible form, 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 core controversies and most significant developments in the field.