Journals Higher Education



Published: 19 March 2015

384 Pages


ISBN: 9780198717515

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The Law and Politics of the Kosovo Advisory Opinion

Edited by Marko Milanovic and Michael Wood

  • Provides a comprehensive understanding of the law and politics of the International Court of Justice's controversial opinion on the legality of Kosovo's declaration of independence
  • Considers why the question came before the Court in the first place, how political arguments were adapted to legal ones in the context of the pleadings, and what the Court made of this
  • Demonstrates the role of politics in international adjudication through the case study of the Kosovo Opinion