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Published: 18 April 2013

432 Pages


ISBN: 9780199574452

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Textbook on International Law

Seventh Edition

Martin Dixon

  • Concise coverage of all the core topics studied on international law courses, providing students with a complete and accurate introduction to the subject
  • The clear writing style makes this an ideal book for students whose first language is not English
  • Uses topical real-life issues to illustrate key concepts, bringing the subject to life
  • Includes a glossary and further reading references to help students get to grips with legal terminology and find additional sources for research
  • Fully supported by an Online Resource Centre providing updates on case law and legislative developments

New to this Edition:

  • Includes coverage of recent cases and decisions from the International Court of Justice
  • The chapter on the use of force examines the key points of contention in the discussion surrounding self-defence
  • The chapter on jurisdiction and sovereignty considers the extra-territorial reach of domestic legislation

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