Journals Higher Education



Published: 04 July 2020

336 Pages

9.2 x 6.1 inches

ISBN: 9780198739760

Also Available As:


Bookseller Code (06)

Neutrality in Contemporary International Law

James Upcher

Oxford Monographs in International Law

  • Traces the development of the law of neutrality throughout history, with a special emphasis on the reshaping and modification of the rules of neutrality following key changes in international law and international relations since 1945
  • Contextualizes the rules of neutrality through an analysis of recent events and major international armed conflicts
  • Analyses how the law of neutrality has been understood in national and international courts and tribunals in the twentieth and twenty-first centuries
  • Orients the reader towards continuing uncertainties in the law of neutrality and provides suggestions for reform