Search results for 'International law Philosophy' (try it on Scholar)

1000+ found
Sort by:
  1. Fernando R. Tesón (1998). A Philosophy of International Law. Westview Press.score: 702.0
    Why should sovereign states obey international law? What compels them to owe allegiance to a higher set of rules when each country is its own law of the land? What is the basis of their obligations to each other? Conventional wisdom suggests that countries are too different from one another culturally to follow laws out of mere loyalty to each other or a set of shared moral values. Surely, the prevailing view holds, countries act simply out of self-interest, and (...)
    Direct download  
     
    My bibliography  
     
    Export citation  
  2. Anna Goppel & Anne Schwenkenbecher (2012). Philosophy and International Law: Reflections on Interdisciplinary Research Into Terrorism. Ancilla Iuris 111.score: 696.0
    This essay investigates the possibilities and limits of interdisciplinary research into terrorism. It is shown that approaches that combine philosophy and international law are necessary, and when such an approach needs to be adopted. However, it is also important not to underestimate how much of a challenge is posed by the absence of agreement concerning the definition of terrorism, and also by the structural differences in the way the two disciplines address the problem and formulate the issues. Not (...)
    Translate to English
    | Direct download  
     
    My bibliography  
     
    Export citation  
  3. Charles Covell (1998). Kant and the Law of Peace: A Study in the Philosophy of International Law and International Relations. St. Martin's Press.score: 696.0
    Charles Covell examines the jurisprudential aspects of Kant's international thought, with particular reference to the argument of the treatise Perpetual Peace (1795). The book begins with a general outline of Kant's moral and political philosophy. In the discussion of Perpetual Peace that follows, it is explained how Kant saw law as providing the basis for peace among men and states in the international sphere, and how, in his exposition of the elements of the law of peace, Kant (...)
     
    My bibliography  
     
    Export citation  
  4. Samantha Besson & John Tasioulas (eds.) (2010). The Philosophy of International Law. Oxford University Press.score: 657.0
    The other contributions address philosophical problems arising in specific domains of international law, such as human rights law, international economic law, ...
    Direct download  
     
    My bibliography  
     
    Export citation  
  5. H. B. Jacobini (1954/1979). A Study of the Philosophy of International Law as Seen in Works of Latin American Writers. Hyperion Press.score: 615.0
  6. William Galbraith Miller (1884/1979). Lectures on the Philosophy of Law, Designed Mainly as an Introduction to the Study of International Law. F. B. Rothman.score: 609.0
     
    My bibliography  
     
    Export citation  
  7. François Tanguay-Renaud & James Stribopoulos (eds.) (2012). Rethinking Criminal Law Theory: New Canadian Perspectives in the Philosophy of Domestic, Transnational, and International Criminal Law. Hart Publishing.score: 579.0
    Direct download  
     
    My bibliography  
     
    Export citation  
  8. Larry May & Zachary Hoskins (eds.) (2010). International Criminal Law and Philosophy. Cambridge University Press.score: 570.0
    International Criminal Law and Philosophy is the first anthology to bring together legal and philosophical theorists to examine the normative and conceptual foundations of international criminal law. In particular, through these essays the international group of authors addresses questions of state sovereignty; of groups, rather than individuals, as perpetrators and victims of international crimes; of international criminal law and the promotion of human rights and social justice; and of what comes after international criminal (...)
    No categories
    Direct download  
     
    My bibliography  
     
    Export citation  
  9. Matthew Lister (2010). Review of May & Hoskins, International Criminal Law and Philosophy. [REVIEW] Concurring Opinions Blog.score: 525.0
    This is a review of an anthology on international criminal law edited by Larry May and Zack Hoskins.
    Translate to English
    | Direct download  
     
    My bibliography  
     
    Export citation  
  10. Will Kymlicka (2010). Minority Rights in Political Philosophy and International Law. In Samantha Besson & John Tasioulas (eds.), The Philosophy of International Law. Oxford University Press. 377--383.score: 522.0
    No categories
     
    My bibliography  
     
    Export citation  
  11. Allen E. Buchanan (2004). Justice, Legitimacy, and Self-Determination: Moral Foundations for International Law. Oxford University Press.score: 477.0
    This book articulates a systematic vision of an international legal system grounded in the commitment to justice for all persons. It provides a probing exploration of the moral issues involved in disputes about secession, ethno-national conflict, "the right of self-determination of peoples," human rights, and the legitimacy of the international legal system itself. Buchanan advances vigorous criticisms of the central dogmas of international relations and international law, arguing that the international legal system should make justice, (...)
    Direct download  
     
    My bibliography  
     
    Export citation  
  12. Jennifer Beard (2006). The Political Economy of Desire: International Law, Development and the Nation State. Routledge-Cavendish.score: 477.0
    This book offers an intelligent and thought-provoking analysis of the genealogy of Western capitalist 'development'. Jennifer Beard departs from the common position that development and underdevelopment are conceptual outcomes of the Imperialist Era and positions the genealogy of development within early Christian writings in which the western theological concepts of sin, salvation, and redemption are expounded. In doing so, she links the early Christian writings of theologians such as Augustine and , Anselm and Abelard to the processes of modern identity (...)
    Direct download  
     
    My bibliography  
     
    Export citation  
  13. Allen Buchanan & David Golove (2002). Philosophy of International Law. In Jules Coleman & Scott J. Shapiro (eds.), The Oxford Handbook of Jurisprudence and Philosophy of Law. Oup Oxford.score: 471.0
    No categories
     
    My bibliography  
     
    Export citation  
  14. H. G. Callaway (2012). Review of Cassese, Five Masters of International Law. [REVIEW] Law and Politics Book Review 22 (1):154-161.score: 450.0
    Focused on five prominent scholars of international law, and casting light on the related institutions which frequently engaged them, the present book provides insight into chief currents of international law during the last decades of the twentieth century. Spanning the gap, in some degree, between Anglo-American and continental approaches to international law, the volume consists of short intellectual portraits, combined with interviews, of selected specialists in international law. The interviews were conducted by the editor, Antonio Cassese, (...)
    Direct download  
     
    My bibliography  
     
    Export citation  
  15. Ronald Dworkin (2013). A New Philosophy for International Law. Philosophy and Public Affairs 41 (1):2-30.score: 444.0
    Direct download (4 more)  
     
    My bibliography  
     
    Export citation  
  16. Stephen Eliot Smith (2011). The Philosophy of International Law – Edited by Samantha Besson and John Tasioulas. Journal of Applied Philosophy 28 (2):221-223.score: 444.0
    Direct download (5 more)  
     
    My bibliography  
     
    Export citation  
  17. Lars Vinx (2009). Antony Carty, Philosophy of International Law. Philosophy in Review 29 (3):164.score: 444.0
    No categories
     
    My bibliography  
     
    Export citation  
  18. Danilo Zolo (1999). A Cosmopolitan Philosophy of International Law? A Realist Approach. Ratio Juris 12 (4):429-444.score: 435.0
    Direct download (6 more)  
     
    My bibliography  
     
    Export citation  
  19. Gerard Elfstrom (1999). Fernando R. Teson, A Philosophy of International Law:A Philosophy of International Law. Ethics 110 (1):229-233.score: 435.0
    Direct download (3 more)  
     
    My bibliography  
     
    Export citation  
  20. Omar Dahbour (1993). Self-Determination in Political Philosophy and International Law. History of European Ideas 16 (4-6):879-884.score: 435.0
    Direct download (2 more)  
     
    My bibliography  
     
    Export citation  
  21. Christopher Harding (2000). Review: Cavallar, From the Theory and Practice of International Right to a Philosophy of International Law Kant and the Theory and Practice of International Right; Tesón, A Philosophy of International Law. [REVIEW] Kantian Review 4:148-155.score: 435.0
  22. Christopher Harding (2000). Review: Cavallar & Tesón (Respectively), From the Theory and Practice of International Right to a Philosophy of International Law. [REVIEW] Kantian Review 4:148-155.score: 435.0
  23. Patrick Capps (2011). Philosophy for International Lawyers: A Review of Samantha Besson and John Tasioulas (Eds), The Philosophy of International Law by Patrick Capps. [REVIEW] Jurisprudence 2 (2):521-528.score: 435.0
     
    My bibliography  
     
    Export citation  
  24. Raimond Gaita (2011). Literature, Genocide, and the Philosophy of International Law. In Rowan Cruft, Matthew H. Kramer & Mark R. Reiff (eds.), Crime, Punishment, and Responsibility: The Jurisprudence of Antony Duff. Oup Oxford.score: 435.0
    No categories
     
    My bibliography  
     
    Export citation  
  25. Jack L. Goldsmith (2007). The Limits of International Law. Oxford University Press.score: 432.0
    A theory of customary international law -- Case studies -- A theory of international agreements -- Human rights -- International trade -- A theory of international rhetoric -- International law and moral obligation -- Liberal democracy and cosmopolitan duty.
    Direct download  
     
    My bibliography  
     
    Export citation  
  26. Alfred P. Rubin (1997). Ethics and Authority in International Law. Cambridge University Press.score: 432.0
    The specialised vocabularies of lawyers, ethicists, and political scientists obscure the roots of many real disagreements. In this book, the distinguished American international lawyer Alfred Rubin provides a penetrating account of where these roots lie, and argues powerfully that disagreements which have existed for 3,000 years are unlikely to be resolved soon. Current attempts to make 'war crimes' or 'terrorism' criminal under international law seem doomed to fail for the same reasons that attempts failed in the early nineteenth (...)
    Direct download  
     
    My bibliography  
     
    Export citation  
  27. Jean D' Aspremont (2011). Formalism and the Sources of International Law: A Theory of the Ascertainment of Legal Rules. Oxford University Press.score: 432.0
    This book revisits the theory of the sources of international law from the perspective of formalism.
    Direct download  
     
    My bibliography  
     
    Export citation  
  28. J. Tasioulas & S. Besson (eds.) (2010). The Philosphy of International Law. Oxford University Press.score: 432.0
    International law has recently emerged as the subject-matter of an exciting new field of philosophical investigation. This volume is the ideal guide to the current debates, offering 29 specially commissioned essays by leading philosophers and international lawyers, addressing the central philosophical questions about international law.
    No categories
     
    My bibliography  
     
    Export citation  
  29. Tetsuya Toyoda (2011). Theory and Politics of the Law of Nations: Political Bias in International Law Discourse of Seven German Court Councilors in the Seventeenth and Eighteenth Centuries. M. Nijhoff Pub..score: 426.0
    Emergence of the modern science of international law is usually attributed to Grotius and other somewhat heroic ‘founders of international law.’ This book offers a more worldly explanation why it was developed mostly by German writers ...
    Direct download  
     
    My bibliography  
     
    Export citation  
  30. Imer B. Flores & Gülriz Uygur (eds.) (2010). Alternative Methods in the Education of Philosophy of Law and the Importance of Legal Philosophy in the Legal Education: Proceedings of the 23rd World Congress of the International Association for Philosophy of Law and Social Philosophy "Law and Legal Cultures in the 21st Century: Diversity and Unity" in Kraków, 2007. [REVIEW] Franz Steiner.score: 423.0
     
    My bibliography  
     
    Export citation  
  31. Aleksander Peczenik & Mikael M. Karlsson (eds.) (1995). Law, Justice and the State: Essays on Justice and Rights: Proceedings of the 16th World Congress of the International Association for Philosophy of Law and Social Philosophy (Ivr), Reykjavík, 26 May-2 June, 1993. [REVIEW] F. Steiner Verlag.score: 423.0
  32. Wolfgang Schwarz (1962). Kant's Philosophy of Law and International Peace. Philosophy and Phenomenological Research 23 (1):71-80.score: 414.0
    Direct download (4 more)  
     
    My bibliography  
     
    Export citation  
  33. O. de Selincourt (1936). Law and the Social Sciences. By Huntington Cairns. Foreword by Roscoe Pound. (International Library of Philosophy, Psychology, and Scientific Method. London: Kegan Paul, Trench, Trübner & Co. 1935. Pp. Xiv + 279. Price 12s. 6d.). [REVIEW] Philosophy 11 (42):229-.score: 414.0
    No categories
    Direct download (2 more)  
     
    My bibliography  
     
    Export citation  
  34. Pablo Kalmanovitz (2011). International Criminal Law and Philosophy, Larry May and Zachary Hoskins, Eds. (Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2010), 268 Pp., $88 Cloth. [REVIEW] Ethics and International Affairs 25 (1):87-89.score: 414.0
    Direct download (3 more)  
     
    My bibliography  
     
    Export citation  
  35. Mark R. Reiff (2011). International Criminal Law and Philosophy. Social Theory and Practice 37 (2):370-378.score: 405.0
    Direct download (4 more)  
     
    My bibliography  
     
    Export citation  
  36. Kirsten J. Fisher (2010). Larry May and Zachary Hoskins, Eds., International Criminal Law and Philosophy. Ethics 121 (1):209.score: 405.0
     
    My bibliography  
     
    Export citation  
  37. Kirsten J. Fisher (2010). May , Larry , and Hoskins , Zachary , Eds. International Criminal Law and Philosophy . Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2010. Pp. 258. $85.00 (Cloth). [REVIEW] Ethics 121 (1):209-214.score: 405.0
    Direct download (2 more)  
     
    My bibliography  
     
    Export citation  
  38. Jan Klabbers & Touko Piiparinen (eds.) (2013). Normative Pluralism and International Law: Exploring Global Governance. Cambridge University Press.score: 399.0
    This book addresses conflicts involving how law relates normative orders. The assumption behind the book is that law no longer automatically claims supremacy, but that actors can pick and choose which code to follow.
    Direct download  
     
    My bibliography  
     
    Export citation  
  39. George P. Fletcher (2007). The Grammar of Criminal Law: American, Comparative, and International. Oxford University Press.score: 390.0
    The Grammar of Criminal Law is a 3-volume work that addresses the field of international and comparative criminal law, with its primary focus on the issues of international concern, ranging from genocide, to domestic efforts to combat terrorism, to torture, and to other international crimes. The first volume is devoted to foundational issues. The Grammar of Criminal Law is unique in its systematic emphasis on the relationship between language and legal theory; there is no comparable comparative study (...)
    Direct download  
     
    My bibliography  
     
    Export citation  
  40. Jamie Terence Kelly (2010). The Moral Foundations of International Criminal Law. Journal of Human Rights 9 (4):502-510.score: 390.0
    This article reviews three books written by Larry May concerning the foundations of international criminal law: Crimes Against Humanity: A Normative Account (2005), War Crimes and Just War (2007), and Aggression and Crimes Against Peace (2008).
    Translate to English
    | Direct download  
     
    My bibliography  
     
    Export citation  
  41. Patrick Capps (2009). Human Dignity and the Foundations of International Law. Hart.score: 390.0
     
    My bibliography  
     
    Export citation  
  42. S. G. Sreejith (2010). Transcending Jurisprudence: A Critique of the Architectonics of International Law. Lup, Lapland University Press.score: 390.0
     
    My bibliography  
     
    Export citation  
  43. Ranyard West (1974). International Law and Psychology. Dobbs Ferry, N.Y.,Oceana Publications.score: 384.0
     
    My bibliography  
     
    Export citation  
  44. Anthony Reeves (2010). The Moral Authority of International Law. APA Newsletter on Philosophy and Law 10 (1):13-18.score: 372.0
    How should international law figure into the practical reasoning of agents who fall under its jurisdiction? How should the existence of an international legal norm regulating some activity affect a subject’s decision-making about that activity? This is a question concerning the general moral authority of international law. It concerns not simply the kind of authority international law claims, but the character of the authority it actually has. An authority, as I will use the term, is moral (...)
    Translate to English
    | Direct download (2 more)  
     
    My bibliography  
     
    Export citation  
  45. Raymond Wacks (2006). Philosophy of Law: A Very Short Introduction. Oxford University Press.score: 345.0
    This lively and accessible introduction to the social, moral, and cultural foundations of law takes a broad scope-- spanning philosophy, law, politics, and economics, and discussing a range of topics including women's rights, racism, the environment, and recent international issues such as the war in Iraq and the treatment of terror suspects. Revealing the intriguing and challenging nature of legal philosophy with clarity and enthusiasm, Raymond Wacks explores the notion of law and its role in our lives. (...)
    Direct download  
     
    My bibliography  
     
    Export citation  
  46. John Keown & Robert P. George (eds.) (2013). Reason, Morality, and Law: The Philosophy of John Finnis. Oxford University Press.score: 345.0
    John Finnis is a pre-eminent legal, moral and political philosopher. This volume contains over 25 essays by leading international scholars of philosophy and law who critically engage with issues at the heart of Finnis's work.
    Direct download  
     
    My bibliography  
     
    Export citation  
  47. Roland Pierik & Wouter Werner (2005). Cosmopolitism, Global Justice and International Law. The Leiden Journal of International Law 18 (4):679-684.score: 339.0
    Along with the exploding attention to globalization, issues of global justice have become central elements in political philosophy. After decades in which debates were dominated by a state-centric paradigm, current debates in political philosophy also address issues of global inequality, global poverty, and the moral foundations of international law. As recent events have demonstrated, these issues also play an important role in the practice of international law. In fields such as peace and security, economic integration, environmental (...)
    Translate to English
    | Direct download  
     
    My bibliography  
     
    Export citation  
  48. Leslie P. Francis & John G. Francis (2010). Stateless Crimes, Legitimacy, and International Criminal Law: The Case of Organ Trafficking. [REVIEW] Criminal Law and Philosophy 4 (3):283-295.score: 324.0
    Organ trafficking and trafficking in persons for the purpose of organ transplantation are recognized as significant international problems. Yet these forms of trafficking are largely left out of international criminal law regimes and to some extent of domestic criminal law regimes as well. Trafficking of organs or persons for their organs does not come within the jurisdiction of the ICC, except in very special cases such as when conducted in a manner that conforms to the definitions of genocide (...)
    Direct download (6 more)  
     
    My bibliography  
     
    Export citation  
  49. Kai Ambos (2013). The Overall Function of International Criminal Law: Striking the Right Balance Between the Rechtsgut and the Harm Principles. [REVIEW] Criminal Law and Philosophy:1-29.score: 324.0
    Current International Criminal Law (‘ICL’) suffers from at least four theoretical shortcomings regarding its ‘concept and meaning’, ‘ius puniendi’ (supranational right to punish), ‘overall function’ and ‘purposes of punishment’ (For clarification of these basic questions, see Ambos in Oxf J Legal Stud 33:293–315, 2013b. Of course, there are many possible conceptualisations of the basic questions facing any theory of criminal law see, for example, Murphy in Columbia Law Rev 87:509–532, 1987. Yet, taking the perspective of ICL, I would argue (...)
    Direct download (3 more)  
     
    My bibliography  
     
    Export citation  
  50. Shlomit Wallerstein (forthcoming). Delegation of Powers and Authority in International Criminal Law. Criminal Law and Philosophy:1-18.score: 324.0
    By what right, or under whose authority, do you try me? This is a common challenge raised by defendants standing trial in front of international criminal courts or tribunals. The challenge comes from the fact that traditionally criminal law is justified as a response of the state to wrongdoing that has been identified by the state as a crime. Nevertheless, since the early 1990s we have seen the development of international criminal tribunals that have the authority to judge (...)
    Direct download (5 more)  
     
    My bibliography  
     
    Export citation  
1 — 50 / 1000