Journals Higher Education

Commitment and Compliance

The Role of Non-Binding Norms in the International Legal System

Edited by Dinah Shelton

  • This project of the American Society of International Law brings together a host of leading experts to discuss areas of the law where non legally-binding agreements are becoming increasingly common: human rights, the environment, arms control, and trade and finance
  • The book is the first to evaluate the impact on state behaviour of international norms that are not legally binding