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Bibliographic Detail
Publisher Edward Elgar Pub
Publication date September 30, 2014
Pages 486
Binding Hardcover
Book category Adult Non-Fiction
ISBN-13 9781782544852
ISBN-10 1782544852
Dimensions 1.25 by 6.25 by 9.25 in.
Weight 1.90 lbs.
Published in Great Britain
Original list price $230.00
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Amazon.com description: Product Description: The first in a series of Companions that offer broad coverage of a range of international courts and tribunals, The Elgar Companion to the International Court of Justice is a one-stop reference for those wishing to understand this highly significant and successful court.

The Companion offers an objective account of how the ICJ came into being, the general principles on which it was founded, and how it functions today. It addresses certain fundamental aspects of the Court, such as its jurisdiction, structure and jurisprudence, as well as its role in the wider world. The Companion gives a human flavor to the institution through the portraits of some of the great figures that have served as its judges.

Written in a lucid and clear manner, the Companion will appeal to all those interested in learning more about the work of the principal judicial body of the United Nations.

Contents: I. The Idea and the Creation of an International Court 2. From the Permanent Court of International Justice to the International Court of Justice 3. Institutional Background of the Court 4. The ICJ and Other Tribunals in The Hague 5. The UN Charter, the ICJ Statute, the Rules of Court and the Practice Directions 6. The Composition of the Court 7. The Judges of the Court - Some Portraits 8. The Registry 9. The Contentious Jurisdiction of the Court and the Admissibility of Claims 10. The Great Principles of the Law of the ICJ 11. The Advisory Proceedings 12. The Procedure and Process 14. Conclusion and Outlook Judgments, Advisory opinions and Orders rendered by the ICJ (by chronological order) Index

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With Thiago Braz Jardim Oliveira (other contributor) | from Edward Elgar Pub (September 30, 2014)
9781782544852 | details & prices | 486 pages | 6.25 × 9.25 × 1.25 in. | 1.90 lbs | List price $230.00
About: The first in a series of Companions that offer broad coverage of a range of international courts and tribunals, The Elgar Companion to the International Court of Justice is a one-stop reference for those wishing to understand this highly significant and successful court.
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from Edward Elgar Pub (May 25, 2016)
9781786430212 | details & prices | 496 pages | 6.25 × 9.25 × 1.00 in. | 1.65 lbs | List price $55.00
About: The first in a series of Companions that offer broad coverage of a range of international courts and tribunals, The Elgar Companion to the International Court of Justice is a one-stop reference for those wishing to understand this highly significant and successful Court.

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