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International law beyond the state

Robert McCorquodale

International law beyond the state

essays on sovereignty, non-state actors and human rights

by Robert McCorquodale

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Published by CMP Pub. in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Human rights,
  • Sovereignty,
  • Non-state actors (International relations),
  • International law,
  • Non-governmental organizations

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references.

    StatementRobert McCorquodale
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsKZ3410 .M399 2011
    The Physical Object
    Pagination460 p. ;
    Number of Pages460
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24895568M
    ISBN 101907174109
    ISBN 109781907174100
    LC Control Number2010681238

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