sábado, febrero 24, 2018

Archivo de Etiquetas: Europe

Cold War II

Project Syndicate

Cold War II Feb 23, 2018 Richard N. Haass A quarter-century after the end of the Cold War, the world unexpectedly finds itself in a second one. This state of affairs was anything but inevitable, and it is in neither side’s interest to escalate tensions further. NEW YORK – The …

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International Human Rights Law

International Human Rights Law Eighth Edition Rhona Smith

International Human Rights Law Author: Rhona Smith ISBN: 9780198805212 Binding: Paperback Publication Date: 03 February 2018 Price: $45.00 Eighth Edition Rhona Smith Rhona Smith, Professor of International Human Rights and Head of Law School, Newcastle University Written with newcomers in mind, the book’s concise and direct approach enables students with …

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Call for Papers: The Local in the Universal: Social, Women’s, Labour and Radical Histories of International Law

Call for Papers: The Local in the Universal: Social, Women’s, Labour and Radical Histories of International Law The European Society of International Law’s Interest Group on the History of International Law has issued a call for papers for an Agora proposal to be submitted for consideration for the 2018 ESIL …

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Eslava, Fakhri, & Nesiah: Bandung, Global History, and International Law: Critical Pasts and Pending Futures

Eslava, Fakhri, & Nesiah: Bandung, Global History, and International Law: Critical Pasts and Pending Futures

Eslava, Fakhri, & Nesiah: Bandung, Global History, and International Law: Critical Pasts and Pending Futures Luis Eslava (Univ. of Kent – Law), Michael Fakhri (Univ. of Oregon – Law) & Vasuki Nesiah (New York Univ.) have published Bandung, Global History, and International Law: Critical Pasts and Pending Futures (Cambridge Univ. …

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China’s New World Order?

Project Syndicate

China’s New World Order? Nov 10, 2017 Ramesh Thakur Now that Chinese President Xi Jinping has solidified his position as China’s most powerful leader since Mao Zedong, he will be able to pursue his vision of a China-led international order. But if China wants to enjoy the benefits of regional …

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Accessing Asylum in Europe

Accessing Asylum in Europe Extraterritorial Border Controls and Refugee Rights under EU Law Violeta Moreno-Lax

Accessing Asylum in Europe Author: Violeta Moreno-Lax ISBN: 9780198701002 Binding: Hardcover Publication Date: 07 November 2017 Price: $125.00 Europe is currently experiencing a so-called “refugee crisis”, demonstrated by millions of displaced people unseen since World War II. This book examines the interface between the EU’s response to irregular flows, in …

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Schönfeldt: The Arctic in International Law and Policy

Schönfeldt: The Arctic in International Law and Policy

Schönfeldt: The Arctic in International Law and Policy Kristina Schönfeldt (Universität Bonn – Law) has published The Arctic in International Law and Policy (Hart Publishing 2017). Here’s the abstract: The Arctic is an increasingly important region faced with major challenges caused not only by the effects of climate change, but …

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Preserving Spain

Project Syndicate

Preserving Spain Sep 30, 2017 Ana Palacio Catalonia’s proposed independence referendum on October 1 threatens to mire Spain in a constitutional crisis, and could give added momentum to the wave of ethno-nationalism and nativism sweeping Europe and North America. Spain’s next move could decide the fate of its own democratic …

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Kierulf: Disarmament under International Law

Kierulf: Disarmament under International Law

Kierulf: Disarmament under International Law John Kierulf (formerly, Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Denmark) has published Disarmament under International Law (McGill-Queen’s Univ. Press 2017). Here’s the abstract: Russia’s annexation of Crimea and involvement in the conflict in eastern Ukraine has in many respects set back post-Cold War improved relations between Russia, …

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Prott: The Politics of Self-Determination

Prott: The Politics of Self-Determination

Prott: The Politics of Self-Determination Volker Prott (Univ. of Melbourne – History) has published The Politics of Self-Determination: Remaking Territories and National Identities in Europe, 1917-1923 (Oxford Univ. Press 2016). Here’s the abstract: The Politics of Self-Determination examines the territorial restructuring of Europe between 1917 and 1923, when a radically …

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China’s ‘One Belt, One Road’ Initiative: Can A Bilaterally-Negotiated ‘Globalization 2.0’ Internalize Human Rights, Labor, and Environmental Standards?

EJIL Blog of the European Journal of International Law

China’s ‘One Belt, One Road’ Initiative: Can A Bilaterally-Negotiated ‘Globalization 2.0’ Internalize Human Rights, Labor, and Environmental Standards? Over the weekend, while the world’s largest economy was focused on internal fallout from the presidential sacking (and subsequent threatening) of the United States’ FBI Director (and amid calls for impeachment of President …

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