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A History of the Law of Nations

Volume 1. From the Earliest Times to the Peace of Westphalia, 1648

by Walker, Thomas Alfred

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Published by Adamant Media Corporation .
Written in English

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  • Law / International

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages396
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL10505523M
    ISBN 100543978028
    ISBN 109780543978028
    OCLC/WorldCa261349931

    The Constitution also declared that it was paramount to any other law, whether federal or state, and it would override any other inconsistent law. The American Constitution served as a model for the constitutions of many nations upon attaining independence or becoming democracies. Through the Operation of Penal Law, A Country Is Formed. Vattel, The Law of Nations, book ii, § 7; book i, § ; see Simone Zurbuchen, ‘Vattel’s law of nations and just war theory’, History of European Ideas 35 (): –, at 32 Vattel, The Law of Nations, book i, §

      Most books on the history of the world try to impose a uniform narrative, written usually from a single writer's point of view. Histories of Nations is different: it presents 28 essays written by a leading historian as a 'self-portrait' of his or her native country, defining the characteristics that embody its sense of nationhood.4/5(1). War and the Law of Nations A General History. Get access. Buy the print book Check if you have access via personal or institutional login. The American Journal of International Law '[Neff's] latest book is a spirited and enlightening addition to this literature The narrative, written with brio and wit, is a delt synthesis of a seemingly Author: Stephen C. Neff.

    The Law of Nations and Natural Law offers innovative studies on the development of the law of nations after the Peace of Westphalia. This period was decisive for the origin and constitution of the discipline which eventually emancipated itself from natural law and became modern international law. This book combines primary materials with expert commentary, demonstrating the interaction between law and practice in the UN organization, as well as the possibilities and limitations of multilateral institutions in general. Each chapter begins with a short introductory essay by the authors that describes how the documents that follow illustrate a set of legal, institutional, and .


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Octavo [22 cm] in full blue gilt-stamped leather with raised spine bands. All edges gilt, bound-in pagemarker ribbon. Reprint of the revised Edition: Reprint. Life of Vattel. Emer1 de Vattel’s Le droit des gens. Ou Principes de la loi naturelle, appliqués à la conduite & aux affaires des nations & des souverains (The Law of Nations, or Principles of the Law of Nature, Applied to the Conduct and Affairs of Nations and Sovereigns) () was the most important book on the law of nations in the eighteenth century.

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The law of Nations: Book One Chapter One - Paragraph 1 - 11 OF NATIONS CONSIDERED IN THEMSELVES. Paragraphs by Number and Title: § 1. Of the state, and of so.The International Law Handbook was prepared by the Codification Division of the Office of Legal Affairs under the United Nations Programme of Assistance in the Teaching, Study, Dis-semination and Wider Appreciation of International Law, pursuant to General Assembly resolu-tion 70/ of 14 December   Open Library is an open, editable library catalog, building towards a web page for every book ever published.

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