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Published: 26 November 2015

144 Pages | 15 black and white halftones


ISBN: 9780199239337

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International Law: A Very Short Introduction

Vaughan Lowe

Very Short Introductions

  • Considers what international law is and what it can and can't do, in order to dispel some of the myths surrounding its capabilities
  • Explores the role of law in international society and considers what jurisdiction international law should have
  • Concentrates on specific and relevant international concerns, such as the environment, terrorism, international violence, cultural differences, and poverty
  • Examines the conflict between the principles and the goals of international law - and how they can be resolved
  • Part of the bestselling Very Short Introductions series - over seven million copies sold worldwide

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