Baltic Yearbook of International Law

Baltic Yearbook of International Law

Volume 6, 2006

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This volume of the Baltic Yearbook contains the proceedings of the May 2004 inaugural conference of the European Society of International Law. Fourteen papers (four of which are presented in French) examine such issues as American imperialism as a "shadow looming over international law," the role of the Soviet legal legacy in the definition of genocide, collectivism and customary international law, the normative underpinnings of the use of force in the European Union's common security policy, European Union anti-terrorism policy from the perspective of the European Convention on Human Rights, and the international legal aspects of Soviet policy towards the Lithuanian independence movement in 1991. Also included are documentary materials on international law produced in Estonia, Latvia, and Lithuania produced in the year 2005; a pair of reviews of books on humanitarian intervention by S. Chesterman and N.J. Wheeler; and information on the Lithuanian legal journal Teisé (Law). Martinus-Nijhoff is an imprint of Brill. Annotation ©2007 Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (

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The Baltic Yearbook of International Law is an annual publication containing contributions on topical issues in international law and related fields that are relevant to Baltic affairs and beyond. In addition to articles on different aspects of international law, each Yearbook focuses on a theme with particular importance to the development of international law. Published in cooperation with The Riga Graduate School of Law.

Publisher: Leiden ; Boston : Martinus Nijhoff Publishers, Ă2006
ISBN: 9789047411192
Characteristics: 1 online resource


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