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Published: 12 January 2017

412 Pages


ISBN: 9780198795575

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International Law and Empire

Historical Explorations

Edited by Martti Koskenniemi, Walter Rech, and Manuel Jiménez Fonseca

The History and Theory of International Law

  • Analyses the relationship between international law and empire from an interdisciplinary perspective, bringing together law, history, politics, and philosophy
  • Describes historical developments that have contributed to the shaping of the current world
  • Offers a critical perspective on empire and highlights the ambivalence, complexity, and indeterminacy of international law