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Published: 23 December 2008

432 Pages

6 1/8 X 9 1/4 inches

ISBN: 9780195380088

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International Norms and Cycles of Change

Wayne Sandholtz and Kendall Stiles

  • Explains how practices that were once permissible and even "normal" - like slavery, conquest, and wartime plundering - are now prohibited by international rules
  • Demonstrates why a 'cycles' approach offers a comprehensive and illuminating way to study norm change
  • Reveals the broad pattern of international rule change within both sovereignty rules and liberal rules

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