Journals Higher Education



Published: 22 November 2012

2,608 Pages


ISBN: 9780199580156

Bookseller Code (AU)

The Charter of the United Nations

A Commentary

Third Edition

Edited by Bruno Simma, Daniel-Erasmus Khan, Georg Nolte, and Andreas Paulus
Assistant Editor Nikolai Wessendorf

Oxford Commentaries on International Law

  • New edition of the authoritative, article-by-article account of the most important treaty in international relations
  • Covers the legislative history, interpretation, and practical application of every UN Charter provision
  • Addresses the impact of recent developments in Iraq and Afghanistan, as well as UN reform and the responsibility to protect
  • Written by a team of leading scholars and practitioners

New to this Edition:

  • A new chapter on UN reform and coverage of the wars in Iraq and Afghanistan, the responsibility to protect, and the creation of the Human Rights Council

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