Library

New and Notable: The Oxford Handbook of International Law in Armed Conflict

The Oxford handbook of international law in armed conflict (Andrew Clapham & Paola Gaeta eds., Oxford University Press 2014) KZ6385.O94 2014

“An authoritative and comprehensive study of the role of international law in armed conflicts, this Oxford Handbook engages in a broad analysis of international humanitarian law, human rights law, refugee law, international criminal law, environmental law, and the law on the use of force. With an international group of expert contributors, this book has a global, multi-disciplinary perspective on the place of law in war. Full of thought-provoking analysis and new insights into this critical area of international law, the Handbook will be an unparalleled resource for students, scholar, and practitioners.” –from the Publisher.


 

New and Notable: The Oxford Handbook of International Adjudication

The Oxford Handbook of International Adjudication (Cesare P. R. Romano, Karen J. Alter, & Chrisanthi Avgerou eds., Oxford University Press 2014) KZ6250.O946 2014

“International courts and tribunals have become, in some respects, the lynchpin of the modern international legal system. The Oxford Handbook of International Adjudication uniquely brings together analysis of the legal, philosophical, ethical and political considerations brought about by these bodies. It provides an original and comprehensive understanding of the various forms of international adjudication. The Handbook will be an invaluable and thought-provoking resource for scholars and students of international law and political science, and to legal practitioners at international courts and tribunals.” –from the Publisher