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International Incidents The Law That Counts in World Politics

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ISBN-10: 1400859484

ISBN-13: 9781400859481

Edition: 1988

Authors: W. Michael Reisman, Andrew R. Willard

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What law "counts" in international politics? Does any? How are effective international norms established? This provocative book introduces a new way of looking at these questions. It shows that many international standards of acceptable conduct derive far less from adjudications, statutes, or treaties and far more from what is found to be acceptable in the conflicts that we today call international incidents. The contributors demonstrate how law that counts has been developed, modified, and terminated in a variety of dramatic international incidents: the Cosmos 954 satellite accident, the downing of Korean Air Lines Flight 007, the Harrods bombing, the Argentine invasion of the…    
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Book details

List price: $197.00
Copyright year: 1988
Publisher: Princeton University Press
Publication date: 7/14/2014
Binding: E-Book 
Pages: 292
Language: English