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Published: 17 June 2010

256 Pages


ISBN: 9780199580569

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Selecting International Judges

Principle, Process, and Politics

Ruth Mackenzie, Kate Malleson, Penny Martin, and Philippe Sands QC

International Courts and Tribunals Series

  • Provides a clear and rigorous analysis of the selection procedures in the two main international courts, the International Court of Justice and the International Criminal Court, embedded in the wider context of the whole international courts system
  • Results from the first large-scale empirical research project to examine the judicial selection processes of international courts, helping academics, practitioners, judges, and potential judicial candidates to understand how these processes operate in practice
  • Offers a systematic review of the strengths and weaknesses of the current procedures and offers suggestions for improvement and best practices

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