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Reflections on the US withdrawal from the Paris Climate Change Agreement

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Reflections on the US withdrawal from the Paris Climate Change Agreement Ending months of fevered speculation, President Donald Trump fulfilled his campaign promise and announced US withdrawal from the 2015 Paris Agreement last week. He did so because in his opinion the Paris Agreement inflicts ‘severe energy restrictions’ on the …

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New Issue: International Journal of Human Rights

International Journal of Human Rights

New Issue: International Journal of Human Rights The latest issue of the International Journal of Human Rights (Vol. 21, no. 6, 2017) is out. Contents include: Special Issue: The notion of maternal immunity in tort for pre-natal harms causing permanent or temporary disability for the born alive child: human rights …

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Call for Abstracts: International and Comparative Disaster Law Essay Contest

International and Comparative Disaster Law Essay Contest

Call for Abstracts: International and Comparative Disaster Law Essay Contest The International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies, the American Society of International Law Disaster Law Interest Group, the Jean Monnet Module on “International and EU Law” at Roma Tre University, and the International Disaster Law Project of …

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New Issue: Questions of International Law

Questions of International Law

New Issue: Questions of International Law The latest issue of Questions of International Law / Questioni di Diritto Internazionale (no. 39, 2017) is out. Contents include: The Silala Waters dispute before the ICJ and the law on the use of international rivers for non-navigational purposes Introduced by Lucas Carlos Lima …

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New Issue: Inter-American and European Human Rights Journal

New Issue: Inter-American and European Human Rights Journal

New Issue: Inter-American and European Human Rights Journal The latest issue of the Inter-American and European Human Rights Journal (Vol. 9, no. 2, 2016) is out. Contents include: L. Claridge, Implementing Minority and Indigenous Peoples’ Rights: Regional Comparisons L. Clérico & C. Novelli, The Inclusion of the Social Question within …

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Lines: Drug Control and Human Rights in International Law

Lines: Drug Control and Human Rights in International Law

Lines: Drug Control and Human Rights in International Law Richard Lines (Univ. of Essex – Human Rights Centre) has published Drug Control and Human Rights in International Law (Cambridge Univ. Press 2017). Here’s the abstract: Human rights violations occurring as a consequence of drug control and enforcement are a growing …

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The Oxford Handbook of the Law of the Sea

The Oxford Handbook of the Law of the Sea Edited by Donald R. Rothwell, Alex G. Oude Elferink, Karen N. Scott, and Tim Stephens

The Oxford Handbook of the Law of the Sea Author: Edited by Donald R. Rothwell, Alex G. Oude Elferink, Karen N. Scott, and Tim Stephens ISBN: 9780198806257 Binding: Paperback Publication Date: 23 May 2017 Price: $55.00   [via International Law]

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New Volume: Recueil des Cours – Volume 382

Recueil des cours, Collected Courses

New Volume: Recueil des Cours Volume 382 of the Recueil des Cours, Collected Courses of the Hague Academy of International Law is out. Contents include: Volume 382 Daniel P. Cooper & Christopher Kuner, Data Protection Law and International Dispute Resolution Bing Bing Jia, International Case Law in the Development of …

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Renshon: Fighting for Status: Hierarchy and Conflict in World Politics

Renshon: Fighting for Status: Hierarchy and Conflict in World Politics

Renshon: Fighting for Status: Hierarchy and Conflict in World Politics Jonathan Renshon (Univ. of Wisconson, Madison – Political Science) has published Fighting for Status: Hierarchy and Conflict in World Politics (Princeton Univ. Press 2017). Here’s the abstract: There is widespread agreement that status or standing in the international system is …

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