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Aboriginal TitleThe Modern Jurisprudence of Tribal Land Rights

Aboriginal Title: The Modern Jurisprudence of Tribal Land Rights

P.G. McHugh

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
January 2012
ISBN:
9780199699414
eISBN:
9780191732133
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199699414.001.0001
Subject:
Law, Public International Law, Legal History

Aboriginal title was one of the most remarkable and controversial legal developments in the common law world of the late-twentieth century. The common law doctrine gave sudden substance to the ... More

America and the Law of Nations 1776-1939

America and the Law of Nations 1776-1939

Mark Weston Janis

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
May 2010
ISBN:
9780199579341
eISBN:
9780191722653
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199579341.001.0001
Subject:
Law, Public International Law, Legal History

This book is an exploration of the ways in which Americans have perceived, applied, advanced, and frustrated international law. It demonstrates the varieties and continuities of America's approaches ... More

The Evolutionary Interpretation of Treaties

The Evolutionary Interpretation of Treaties

Eirik Bjorge

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
September 2014
ISBN:
9780198716143
eISBN:
9780191784873
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198716143.001.0001
Subject:
Law, Public International Law, Legal History

The evolutionary interpretation of treaties has proven in recent times to be one of the most controversial topics of the law of treaties. The reason for this is that the evolutionary interpretation ... More

The First Bilateral Investment TreatiesU.S. Postwar Friendship, Commerce, and Navigation Treaties

The First Bilateral Investment Treaties: U.S. Postwar Friendship, Commerce, and Navigation Treaties

Kenneth J. Vandevelde

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
April 2017
ISBN:
9780190679576
eISBN:
9780190679606
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780190679576.001.0001
Subject:
Law, Public International Law, Legal History

This book is the first (and only) history of the U.S. postwar Friendship, Commerce and Navigation (FCN) treaty program and focuses on the investment-related provisions of those treaties. The 22 U.S. ... More

From Slaves to Prisoners of WarThe Ottoman Empire, Russia, and International Law

From Slaves to Prisoners of War: The Ottoman Empire, Russia, and International Law

Will Smiley

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
October 2018
ISBN:
9780198785415
eISBN:
9780191827334
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198785415.001.0001
Subject:
Law, Legal History, Public International Law

The Ottoman–Russian wars of the eighteenth century reshaped the map of Eurasia and the Middle East, but they also birthed a novel concept—the prisoner of war. For centuries, hundreds of thousands of ... More

The Hidden Histories of War Crimes Trials

The Hidden Histories of War Crimes Trials

Kevin Heller and Gerry Simpson (eds)

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
January 2014
ISBN:
9780199671144
eISBN:
9780191751516
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199671144.001.0001
Subject:
Law, Public International Law, Legal History

Several instances of war crimes trials are familiar to all scholars, but in order to advance understanding of the development of international criminal law, it is important to provide a full range of ... More

The Hidden History of International Law in the AmericasEmpire and Legal Networks

The Hidden History of International Law in the Americas: Empire and Legal Networks

Juan Pablo Scarfi

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
April 2017
ISBN:
9780190622343
eISBN:
9780190622374
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780190622343.001.0001
Subject:
Law, Public International Law, Legal History

The Hidden History of International Law in the Americas explores the intellectual history of a distinctive idea and approach to American international law in the Western Hemisphere, focusing ... More

The History of ICSID

The History of ICSID

Antonio R. Parra

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
September 2012
ISBN:
9780199660568
eISBN:
9780191743382
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199660568.001.0001
Subject:
Law, Public International Law, Legal History

This book details the history and development of the International Centre for Settlement of Investment Disputes (ICSID) and its constituent treaty, the Convention on the Settlement of Investment ... More

International Law and ReligionHistorical and Contemporary Perspectives

International Law and Religion: Historical and Contemporary Perspectives

Martti Koskenniemi, Mónica García-Salmones Rovira, and Paolo Amorosa (eds)

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
September 2017
ISBN:
9780198805878
eISBN:
9780191843778
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198805878.001.0001
Subject:
Law, Public International Law, Legal History

This book maps out the territory of ‘international law and religion’ challenging receiving traditions in fundamental aspects. On the one hand, the connection of international law and religion has ... More

Invitation to the Sociology of International Law

Invitation to the Sociology of International Law

Moshe Hirsch

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
December 2015
ISBN:
9780199688111
eISBN:
9780191767456
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199688111.001.0001
Subject:
Law, Public International Law, Legal History

This book aims to cast light on the under-explored sociological dimension of international law. The book emphasizes that international legal rules are deeply embedded in diverse social factors and ... More

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