Conceptual and contextual perspectives on the modern law of treaties /

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Imprint:Cambridge, United Kingdom : Cambridge University Press, [2018]
©2018
Description:1 online resource (1062 pages)
Language:English
Subject:Treaties.
International organization.
International obligations.
LAW -- International.
International obligations.
International organization.
Treaties.
Law of treaties.
Vienna Convention on the Law of Treaties (Vienna, 23 May 1969)
International organizations.
Electronic books.
Format: E-Resource Book
URL for this record:http://pi.lib.uchicago.edu/1001/cat/bib/12576355
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Other authors / contributors:Bowman, Michael, editor.
Kritsiotis, Dino, editor.
ISBN:9781108548175
1108548172
9781316179031
1316179036
9781107100527
1107100526
Notes:Includes bibliographical references and index.
Print version record.
Summary:In recent years there has been a flourishing body of work on the Law of Treaties, crucial for all fields within international law. However, scholarship on modern treaty law falls into two distinct strands which have not previously been effectively synthesized. One concerns the investigation of concepts which are fundamental to or inherent in the law of treaties generally - such as consent, object and purpose, breach of obligation and provisional application - while the other focuses upon the application of treaties and of treaty law in particular substantive (e.g. human rights, international humanitarian law, investment protection, environmental regulation) or institutional contexts (including the Security Council, the World Health Organization, the International Labour Organization and the World Trade Organization). This volume represents the culmination of a series of collaborative explorations by leading experts into the operation, development and effectiveness of the modern law of treaties, as viewed through these contrasting perspectives.
Other form:Print version: Conceptual and contextual perspectives on the modern law of treaties. Cambridge : Cambridge University Press 2018 9781107100527

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