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Carlo Focarelli

in International Law as Social Construct: The Struggle for Global Justice

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
September 2012
ISBN:
9780199584833
eISBN:
9780191741012
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199584833.003.0006
Subject:
Law, Public International Law

This chapter examines the actors engaged in constructing international law as a set of rules. It argues that states remain at the heart of global governance by exercising jurisdictional power in a ... More


International Legal Personality as a Theoretical Construct

Astrid Kjeldgaard-Pedersen

in The International Legal Personality of the Individual

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
September 2018
ISBN:
9780198820376
eISBN:
9780191860294
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198820376.003.0002
Subject:
Law, Public International Law

Chapter 2 identifies and explains the four theoretical conceptions of international legal personality, which will be tested against historical and existing norms of positive international law in ... More


Evaluative Framework: Legal Personality under International Law

Katharine Fortin

in The Accountability of Armed Groups under Human Rights Law

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
September 2017
ISBN:
9780198808381
eISBN:
9780191846106
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198808381.003.0003
Subject:
Law, Human Rights and Immigration, Public International Law

This chapter presents and explains the evaluative framework that the study employs when analysing armed groups and legal personality. In doing so, the chapter provides a short historical account of ... More


The Historical Recovery of the Human Person as Subject of the Law of Nations

Antônio Augusto Cançado Trindade

in The Access of Individuals to International Justice

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
January 2012
ISBN:
9780199580958
eISBN:
9780191728785
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199580958.003.0001
Subject:
Law, Human Rights and Immigration

One of the most important contributions of the international legal doctrine along the last six decades has been the rescue of the individual as subject of the law of nations. Such contribution is of ... More


The Law on Belligerency and Insurgency, and International Legal Personality

Katharine Fortin

in The Accountability of Armed Groups under Human Rights Law

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
September 2017
ISBN:
9780198808381
eISBN:
9780191846106
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198808381.003.0004
Subject:
Law, Human Rights and Immigration, Public International Law

This chapter provides a historical account of the manner in which the legal personality of armed groups was conceived and treated prior to the drafting of the 1949 Geneva Conventions. Conducting a ... More


International Humanitarian Law and International Legal Personality

Katharine Fortin

in The Accountability of Armed Groups under Human Rights Law

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
September 2017
ISBN:
9780198808381
eISBN:
9780191846106
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198808381.003.0005
Subject:
Law, Human Rights and Immigration, Public International Law

This purpose of this chapter is to determine what the framework of international humanitarian law demonstrates about the material and theoretical circumstances that are required in order for armed ... More


Religious Actors as an Analytical Category

Ioana Cismas

in Religious Actors and International Law

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
September 2014
ISBN:
9780198712824
eISBN:
9780191781186
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198712824.003.0003
Subject:
Law, Public International Law, Human Rights and Immigration

This chapter clarifies key concepts of the book. It explains the heuristic function of an analytical category, and the utility of employing religious actors as an analytical device. It then defines ... More


From Biblical Tragedy to Human Rights: International Legal Personality in Grotius’ Sophompaneas and Milton’s Samson Agonistes

Christopher N. Warren

in Literature and the Law of Nations, 1580-1680

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
August 2015
ISBN:
9780198719342
eISBN:
9780191788550
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198719342.003.0006
Subject:
Literature, 16th-century and Renaissance Literature, Criticism/Theory

This chapter examines the interlocking concerns of biblical tragedy and the early modern law of nations through Hugo Grotius’ Sophompaneas (1635; trans., 1652), a learned dramatization of Genesis ... More


Mandated Sovereignty? The Role of International Law in the Construction of Arab Statehood during and after Empire

Michelle Burgis

in Sovereignty After Empire: Comparing the Middle East and Central Asia

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780748643042
eISBN:
9780748653270
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9780748643042.003.0005
Subject:
Society and Culture, Middle Eastern Studies

This chapter considers how international law has shaped and continues to shape Middle East and North Africa (MENA) states by examining the inter-related factors of international legal personality, ... More


Argentina

Raúl E Vinuesa

in The Privileges and Immunities of International Organizations in Domestic Courts

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
September 2013
ISBN:
9780199679409
eISBN:
9780191758478
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199679409.003.0002
Subject:
Law, Public International Law, Comparative Law

This chapter examines the foreign judicial precedents for the development of Argentine judicial tendencies that consolidated the application of general common standards for the immunities of ... More


International Legal Personality of Armed Groups under Human Rights Law

Katharine Fortin

in The Accountability of Armed Groups under Human Rights Law

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
September 2017
ISBN:
9780198808381
eISBN:
9780191846106
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198808381.003.0006
Subject:
Law, Human Rights and Immigration, Public International Law

This final chapter of Part II of the book draws together the conclusions of the previous two chapters to develop conclusions about the circumstances in which armed groups can acquire legal ... More


International Organizations’ Obligations under Human Rights and International Humanitarian Law

Carla Ferstman

in International Organizations and the Fight for Accountability: The Remedies and Reparations Gap

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
September 2017
ISBN:
9780198808442
eISBN:
9780191846144
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198808442.003.0002
Subject:
Law, Public International Law

The chapter considers in what circumstances international organizations have international legal personality and what results from such personality. It also considers whether international legal ... More


Introduction

Tilman Rodenhäuser

in Organizing Rebellion: Non-State Armed Groups under International Humanitarian Law, Human Rights Law, and International Criminal Law

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
May 2018
ISBN:
9780198821946
eISBN:
9780191861109
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198821946.003.0001
Subject:
Law, Public International Law

The general introduction sets the scene for the legal issues addressed in this book by presenting their relevance in most recent conflicts and other situations of violence, including in Syria, Iraq, ... More


The International Legal Personality of the Individual

Astrid Kjeldgaard-Pedersen

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
September 2018
ISBN:
9780198820376
eISBN:
9780191860294
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198820376.001.0001
Subject:
Law, Public International Law

This book scrutinizes the relationship between the concept of international legal personality as a theoretical construct and the position of the individual as a matter of positive international law. ... More


Conclusion

Astrid Kjeldgaard-Pedersen

in The International Legal Personality of the Individual

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
September 2018
ISBN:
9780198820376
eISBN:
9780191860294
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198820376.003.0009
Subject:
Law, Public International Law

Chapter 9 reiterates and reflects on the overall conclusions of the previous chapters: (1) that positive international law has consistently supported Kelsen’s ‘a posteriori’ conception of ... More


Foundations of Caribbean Integration

David S Berry

in Caribbean Integration Law

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
April 2014
ISBN:
9780199670079
eISBN:
9780191749452
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199670079.003.0002
Subject:
Law, Public International Law, Comparative Law

Chapter 2 places Caribbean regional integration in its context, briefly surveying the geographic and economic features of the region. It examines the history of West Indian regional integration, from ... More


The Accountability of Armed Groups under Human Rights Law

Katharine Fortin

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
September 2017
ISBN:
9780198808381
eISBN:
9780191846106
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198808381.001.0001
Subject:
Law, Human Rights and Immigration, Public International Law

Although the practice of holding armed groups to account under human rights law remains controversial and under-theorized as a matter of law, statements from Commissions of Inquiry and United Nations ... More


General Conclusion

Tilman Rodenhäuser

in Organizing Rebellion: Non-State Armed Groups under International Humanitarian Law, Human Rights Law, and International Criminal Law

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
May 2018
ISBN:
9780198821946
eISBN:
9780191861109
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198821946.003.0015
Subject:
Law, Public International Law

The book’s general conclusion summarizes the different thresholds of organization, power, or capacity required from armed groups as identified in the book’s three parts. It presents them in two ... More


Sovereign Marks

Tanja Aalberts

in International Law's Objects

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
February 2019
ISBN:
9780198798200
eISBN:
9780191858642
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198798200.003.0039
Subject:
Law, Public International Law

This chapter analyses a treaty made on behalf of the Association Internationale du Congo (the infamous private company of King Leopold II of Belgium) with roi Né-Do’ucoula of Boma on 19 April 1884. ... More


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