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Published: 11 October 2012

1,808 Pages


ISBN: 9780199692996

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The Statute of the International Court of Justice

A Commentary

Second Edition

Edited by Andreas Zimmermann, Karin Oellers-Frahm, Christian Tomuschat, and Christian J. Tams

Oxford Commentaries on International Law

  • Fully revised and updated new edition of the only article-by-article commentary on the founding Statute of the most important court in international law
  • Commentary on each provision of the Statute is augmented by analysis of the relevant UN Charter provisions relating to the Court
  • Draws parallels with other international courts and tribunals, giving a valuable in-depth understanding of the work of the International Court of Justice

New to this Edition:

  • New chapters on counter-claims and evidentiary issues
  • Fully revised and updated to take into account the recent case law of the court and new scholarship

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