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Published by W.S. Hein & Co. in Buffalo, N.Y .
Written in English

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  • International law -- Sources

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Statementby George A. Finch.
SeriesMonograph series of the Carnegie Endowment for International Peace, Division of International Law ;, no. 1.
ContributionsCarnegie Endowment for International Peace. Division of International Law.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsKZ1277 .F56 2000
The Physical Object
Paginationix, 124 p. ;
Number of Pages124
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL48027M
ISBN 101575885581, 1575885735
LC Control Number99048868

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Introduction --Factors which have contributed to the growth of international law --Natural law as a source of international law --Modern text-writers on international law --Custom as a source of international law --Treaties as a source of international law --International law in the courts: prize courts, national courts, international tribunals. Get this from a library! The sources of modern international law. [George Augustus Finch; Carnegie Endowment for International Peace. Division of International Law.]. Monograph series of the Carnegie Endowment for International Peace, Division of International Law, no. 1. Responsibility: Washington, Carnegie Endowment for International Peace, Sources in the Meta-Theory of International Law: Exploring the Hermeneutics, Authority, and Publicness of International Law Matthias Goldmann. Sources in the Meta-Theory of International Law: Hermeneutical Conversations Alexandra Kemmerer. toggle Section XII Legal Theory as a Source of International Law.

The Sources of International Law This new edition of Hugh Thirlway's authoritative text provides an introduction to one of the fundamental questions of the discipline: what is, and what is not, a source of international law. Traditionally, treaties between states and state practice were seen as the primary means with which tocreate international : Robin Gardner. While treaties and custom are the most important sources of international law, the others mentioned in Article 38 of the ICJ Statute of the ICJ should not be ignored. General. Sources of International Law, in MANUAL OF PUBLIC INTERNATIONAL LAW (M. Sorenson ed. ) (a classic treatise summary); Baxter, Treaties and Custom, RECUEIL DES Couns 44 () (discussing mutual reciprocal influence of treaty and. Sources of International Law (The Library of Essays in International Law) [Koskenniemi, Martti] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. Sources of International Law (The Library of Essays in International Law)Format: Hardcover.

The decisions of the International Court of Justice and of certain national courts, such as prize courts, are considered by some theorists to be a part of international law. In many modern states, international law is by custom or statute regarded as part of national (or, as it is usually called, municipal) law. Sources of international law include treaties, international customs, general widely recognized principles of law, the decisions of national and lower courts, and scholarly writings. They are the materials and processes out of which the rules and principles regulating the . Westlake: Westlake also says that custom and reason are two sources of International law. According to Oppenheim treaties and customs are regarded as the exclusive sources of International Law. Bariely and Westlake says that Main sources of International Law are Cause and reason. Statute of the International Court of Justice Article 38(1). This consent, from which the rules of international law are derived, may be expressed in various ways. The obvious mode is an explicit treaty, imposing obligations on the states parties. Such ‘treaty law’ constitutes a dominant part of modern international law. Besides treaties, other documents and agreements serve as guidelines for the.