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The limits of international law

Author: Jack L Goldsmith; Eric A Posner
Publisher: Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, 2005.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"The Limits of International Law" argues that International Law matters but that its scope and significance is far less than assumed by academics, the media, and many public officials. Adopting a rational choice framework, the authors show that International Law is a term that we use to refer to variously circumscribed cases of international cooperation. States are able to cooperate through International Law but  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Goldsmith, Jack L.
Limits of international law.
Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, 2005
(DLC) 2004008190
(OCoLC)54913209
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Jack L Goldsmith; Eric A Posner
ISBN: 9780198037668 019803766X 1423720229 9781423720225 1602568103 9781602568105
OCLC Number: 61342186
Language Note: English.
Reproduction Notes: Electronic reproduction. [Place of publication not identified] : HathiTrust Digital Library, 2010. MiAaHDL
Description: 1 online resource (262 pages)
Details: Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Contents: Customary international law --
A theory of customary international law --
Case studies --
Treaties --
A theory of international agreements --
Human rights --
International trade --
Rhetoric, morality, and international law --
A theory of international rhetoric --
International law and moral obligation --
Liberal democracy and cosmopolitan duty --
Conclusion.
Responsibility: Jack L. Goldsmith and Eric A. Posner.
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Argues that International Law matters but that its scope and significance is far less than assumed by academics, the media, and many public officials. Adopting a rational choice framework, this book  Read more...

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