Journals Higher Education



Published: 15 February 2018

512 Pages


ISBN: 9780198808428

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New Edition

International Law and the Use of Force

Fourth Edition

Christine Gray

Foundations of Public International Law

  • A brand new edition of this leading title on the use of force
  • Thoroughly examines rapidly changing State practice in this controversial area
  • Covers not only the use of force by states but also UN enforcement and peacekeeping action and regional action
  • Provides an accessible introductory analysis of cross-disciplinary interest

New to this Edition:

  • Offers analysis on the Arab Spring and its aftermath including the conflicts in Syria, Yemen, Libya, and Mali
  • Examines Russia's intervention in Georgia, and Crimea and the Ukraine with regard to the laws of self-defence, intervention, and the protection of nationals