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Self‐Determination, Rights to Territory, and the Politics of Respect

Margaret Moore

in The Ethics of Nationalism

Published in print:
2001
Published Online:
November 2003
ISBN:
9780198297468
eISBN:
9780191599958
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/0198297467.003.0007
Subject:
Political Science, Political Theory

This chapter examines the appropriate view of the relationship between territory, national communities, and self‐determination. It examines various (historical, indigenous, efficiency, divine) ... More


The Long and Tortuous Path to Military Amnesty and the Referendum in Uruguay, 1985–1989

Alexandra Barahona de Brito

in Human Rights and Democratization in Latin America: Uruguay and Chile

Published in print:
1997
Published Online:
November 2003
ISBN:
9780198280385
eISBN:
9780191598852
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/0198280386.003.0006
Subject:
Political Science, Democratization

In this first chapter of Part III of the book (Truth and Justice under Successor Democratic Regimes), an examination is made of how the issues of truth and justice were dealt with under democratic ... More


The Competing Jurisdictions of International Courts and Tribunals

Yuval Shany

Published in print:
2004
Published Online:
January 2010
ISBN:
9780199274284
eISBN:
9780191718090
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199274284.001.0001
Subject:
Law, Public International Law

Recent years have witnessed a sharp increase in the number of international courts and tribunals (WTO, NAFTA, ITLOS, ICC, etc.) and greater willingness on the part of states and other international ... More


Intergovernmental Cooperation: Rational Choices in Federal Systems and Beyond

Nicole Bolleyer

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
September 2009
ISBN:
9780199570607
eISBN:
9780191721953
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199570607.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Comparative Politics, European Union

Over the past decades, governments have increasingly been confronted with problems that transcend their boundaries. A multitude of policy fields are affected, including environment, trade and ... More


A Federal Choice‐of‐Law Statute

Erin A. O'Hara and Larry E. Ribstein

in The Law Market

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
May 2009
ISBN:
9780195312898
eISBN:
9780199871025
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195312898.003.00010
Subject:
Political Science, American Politics

This chapter proposes a way to preserve the benefits of the law market while eliminating some of the impediments to its efficient operation: a federal statute that compels states to enforce ... More


The Creation of a Law Market

Erin A. O'Hara and Larry E. Ribstein

in The Law Market

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
May 2009
ISBN:
9780195312898
eISBN:
9780199871025
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195312898.003.0004
Subject:
Political Science, American Politics

This chapter discusses the essential elements of a law market and jurisdictional competition—that is, ways that governing laws can be chosen by people and firms rather than mandated by states. This ... More


Arbitration and the Law Market

Erin A. O'Hara and Larry E. Ribstein

in The Law Market

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
May 2009
ISBN:
9780195312898
eISBN:
9780199871025
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195312898.003.0005
Subject:
Political Science, American Politics

This chapter describes the role of arbitration in the law market, focusing on arbitration mandated by the parties' pre-dispute contracts. State and international competition for favorable arbitration ... More


Dual Enforcement of Constitutional Norms

James A. Gardner and Jim Rossi

in New Frontiers of State Constitutional Law: Dual Enforcement of Norms

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
January 2011
ISBN:
9780195368321
eISBN:
9780199867509
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195368321.003.0001
Subject:
Law, Constitutional and Administrative Law

This chapter lays out the principal thesis that ties together the chapters of the book. It outlines how independent state constitutionalism to date has fallen short of its promise, and how state ... More


The Twilight of Constitutionalism?

Petra Dobner and Martin Loughlin (eds)

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
May 2010
ISBN:
9780199585007
eISBN:
9780191723469
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199585007.001.0001
Subject:
Law, Constitutional and Administrative Law

The concepts and values that underpin traditional constitutionalism are increasingly being challenged by political realities that place substantial power beyond the state. Among the few certainties ... More


Sovereignty as a Solution: Extending the Reach of National Laws

David J. Gerber

in Global Competition: Law, Markets, and Globalization

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
May 2010
ISBN:
9780199228225
eISBN:
9780191711350
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199228225.003.0003
Subject:
Law, Competition Law

When the Cold War division of the world made a global competition law regime impossible, the US as the dominant economic and political power in the non-Communist world took responsibility for dealing ... More


Globalization and Competition Law: Conflict, Uncertainty, and the Promise of Convergence

David J. Gerber

in Global Competition: Law, Markets, and Globalization

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
May 2010
ISBN:
9780199228225
eISBN:
9780191711350
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199228225.003.0004
Subject:
Law, Competition Law

This chapter examines developments since the fall of the Soviet Union. During this period, competition law has again become a major focus of attention on both the international and national levels. ... More


Convergence as Strategy: Scope and Limits

David J. Gerber

in Global Competition: Law, Markets, and Globalization

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
May 2010
ISBN:
9780199228225
eISBN:
9780191711350
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199228225.003.0008
Subject:
Law, Competition Law

This chapter looks analytically at the dynamics of economic globalization, and the economic and political contexts to which any transnational competition law strategy must respond. These dynamics ... More


Conclusion

Tom Scott

in The City-State in Europe, 1000-1600: Hinterland, Territory, Region

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
May 2012
ISBN:
9780199274604
eISBN:
9780191738685
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199274604.003.0008
Subject:
History, British and Irish Medieval History

A comparison of city‐states north and south of the Alps reveals more dissimilarities (over the role of the church, landholding versus jurisdictional lordship, rural citizenship, and jurisdictional ... More


The Space Betwen: Policing the Border

Rachel St. John

in Line in the Sand: A History of the Western U.S.-Mexico Border

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
October 2017
ISBN:
9780691141541
eISBN:
9781400838639
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Princeton University Press
DOI:
10.23943/princeton/9780691141541.003.0005
Subject:
History, American History: early to 18th Century

This chapter focuses on the government efforts to regulate, tax, and restrict transborder movement and enforce jurisdictional boundaries within the context of social and economic integration. As the ... More


Human Rights in International Investment Law and Arbitration

Pierre-Marie Dupuy, Ernst-Ulrich Petersmann, and Francesco Francioni (eds)

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
February 2010
ISBN:
9780199578184
eISBN:
9780191722561
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199578184.001.0001
Subject:
Law, Human Rights and Immigration, Public International Law

The book offers a systematic analysis of the interaction between international investment law, investment arbitration, and human rights, such as the role of national and international courts, ... More


Introduction

Theodor Meron

in Human Rights Law-Making in the United Nations: A Critique of Instruments and Process

Published in print:
1986
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780198255499
eISBN:
9780191681608
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198255499.003.0001
Subject:
Law, Public International Law

This introductory chapter sets out the purpose of the book, which is to demonstrate some of the weaknesses inherent in the present methods of adopting human rights instruments employed by the United ... More


Introduction

August Reinisch

in Challenging Acts of International Organizations Before National Courts

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
January 2011
ISBN:
9780199595297
eISBN:
9780191595752
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199595297.003.0001
Subject:
Law, Constitutional and Administrative Law, Public International Law

This introductory chapter presents four working hypotheses that provide the general framework for discussing legal challenges of acts of international organizations before various national courts. ... More


Mechanisms of Justice

Michael Ostling

in Between the Devil and the Host: Imagining Witchcraft in Early Modern Poland

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
January 2012
ISBN:
9780199587902
eISBN:
9780191731228
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199587902.003.0005
Subject:
History, European Early Modern History, Social History

What factors exacerbated witch-trials in Poland, and what factors tended to limit the number of trials? This chapter shows that the weak, decentralized Polish courts resulted in relatively few trials ... More


Protecting Animals Within and Across Borders: Extraterritorial Jurisdiction and the Challenges of Globalization

Charlotte E. Blattner

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
August 2019
ISBN:
9780190948313
eISBN:
9780190948344
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190948313.001.0001
Subject:
Law, Public International Law

Extraterritorial jurisdiction stands at the juncture of international law and animal law and promises to open a path to understanding and resolving the global problems that challenge the core of ... More


What Constitutes Competing Proceedings?

YUVAL SHANY

in The Competing Jurisdictions of International Courts and Tribunals

Published in print:
2004
Published Online:
January 2010
ISBN:
9780199274284
eISBN:
9780191718090
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199274284.003.0002
Subject:
Law, Public International Law

This chapter begins with a description of the term ‘jurisdictional competition’ (or overlap), which means that a certain dispute can be addressed by more than one available forum. It then discusses ... More


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