Title:International law and legitimacy : a critical assessment Author(s):GALÁN ÁVILA, J. AlexisDate:2016Citation:
- Florence : European University Institute, 2016
Type:ThesisSeries/Number:EUI PhD theses; Department of LawAbstract:Legitimacy has become an increasingly important topic within international law. The reasons behind this recent surge in the interest of the justification of authority are intimately related to the transformations that the ...
Title:The power of legality : practices of international law and their politics Editor(s):RAJKOVIC, Nikolas; AALBERTS, Tanja E.; GAMMELTOFT-HANSEN, ThomasDate:2016Citation:
- New York : Cambridge University Press, 2016
Type:BookSeries/Number:[Global Governance Programme]; [Cultural Pluralism]Abstract:From an airstrip in Saudi Arabia, the CIA launches drones to 'legally' kill Al-Qaida leaders in Yemen. On the North Pole, Russia plants a flag on the seabed to extend legal claim over resources. In Brussels, the European ...