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Published: 12 February 2015

641 Pages


ISBN: 9780190227982

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An Introduction to Contemporary International Law

A Policy-Oriented Perspective

Third Edition

Lung-chu Chen

  • Applies the New Haven School approach explaining discrete aspects of the global decision process and their effects on the content of international legal rules
  • Provides an in-depth treatment of the key features of the New Haven School of international law
  • References both classic historical examples and contemporary events to illustrate international legal processes and principles
  • Focuses on important trends in international law, including the movement from a state-centered system to a people-centered one
  • Contributes to the growth of a world community of human dignity through international law