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Author Corten, Olivier.

Title The law against war [electronic resource] : the prohibition on the use of force in contemporary international law / Olivier Corten ; with a foreword by Bruno Simma ; translation by Christopher Sutcliffe.

Imprint Oxford ; Portland, Or. : Hart Pub., 2010.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe ProQuest E-Book  Electronic Book    ---  Available
Description xix, 569 p.
Series French studies in international law ; v. 4
French studies in international law ; v. 4.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents A choice of method -- What do "use of force" and "threat of force" mean? -- Do the prohibition of the use of force and self-defence apply to nonstate actors? -- Can circumstances precluding unlawfulness be invoked to justify a use of force? -- Intervention by invitation -- Intervention authorised by the UN Security Council -- Self-defence -- A right of humanitarian intervention?.
Reproduction Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, MI : ProQuest, 2015. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest affiliated libraries.
Subject War (International law)
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Added Author Simma, Bruno.
Sutcliffe, Christopher.
ProQuest (Firm)
ISBN 9781841139425 (cloth)
1841139424 (cloth)
9781847316059 (e-book)

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