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The Resource The judge and international custom, edited by Liesbeth Lijnzaad and Council of Europe = Le juge et la coutume internationale / edité par Liesbeth Lijnzaad et Conseil de l'Europe

The judge and international custom, edited by Liesbeth Lijnzaad and Council of Europe = Le juge et la coutume internationale / edité par Liesbeth Lijnzaad et Conseil de l'Europe

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The judge and international custom
Title
The judge and international custom
Statement of responsibility
edited by Liesbeth Lijnzaad and Council of Europe = Le juge et la coutume internationale / edité par Liesbeth Lijnzaad et Conseil de l'Europe
Title variation
  • Juge et la coutume internationale
  • Le juge et la coutume internationale
Contributor
Editor
Subject
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • eng
Summary
International custom remains one of the most important sources of international law despite the codification of the law and the numerous international agreements concluded between the different actors of the international community. However, uncertainties still remain in relation to several of its aspects, presenting challenges to national and international judges when called upon to identify and apply the rules of customary international law. With a view to addressing these grey areas, the Council of Europe ad hoc Committee of Legal Advisers on Public International Law (CAHDI) in cooperation with the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of France organised a conference on "The Judge and International Custom" where important contributions were made by international and national judges clarifying some aspects of this topical issue. This volume contains these contributions, supplemented with articles commissioned by the CAHDI from some of the highest judges at international and national level. The collection highlights the valuable contribution made by the CAHDI to the development of public international law and in particular to the work of the International Law Commission and the Sixth Committee of the United Nations General Assembly by participating proactively in the legal debate to establish a well-defined international legal framework for this topical issue. --
Assigning source
Source other than Library of Congress
Cataloging source
BTCTA
Index
no index present
Language note
Parallel text in English and French on facing pages
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Lijnzaad, Liesbeth
  • Council of Europe
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Customary law, International
  • Judgments
  • International courts
  • Customary law, International
  • International courts
  • Judgments
Label
The judge and international custom, edited by Liesbeth Lijnzaad and Council of Europe = Le juge et la coutume internationale / edité par Liesbeth Lijnzaad et Conseil de l'Europe
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
Opposite pages have duplicate numbering
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
xii, xii, 189, 189 pages
Isbn
9789004292130
Lccn
2016954680
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Note
GOBI Library Solutions from EBSCO
System control number
(OCoLC)973879469
Label
The judge and international custom, edited by Liesbeth Lijnzaad and Council of Europe = Le juge et la coutume internationale / edité par Liesbeth Lijnzaad et Conseil de l'Europe
Publication
Copyright
Note
Opposite pages have duplicate numbering
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
xii, xii, 189, 189 pages
Isbn
9789004292130
Lccn
2016954680
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Note
GOBI Library Solutions from EBSCO
System control number
(OCoLC)973879469

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