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Parry & Grant encyclopaedic dictionary of international law [electronic resource] /
[edited by] John P. Grant and J. Craig Barker.
edition
3rd ed.
imprint
Oxford ; New York, N.Y. : Oxford University Press, c2009.
description
ix, 691 p. ; 26 cm.
ISBN
0195389778 (hbk. : alk. paper), 9780195389777 (hbk. : alk. paper)
format(s)
Book
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author
imprint
Oxford ; New York, N.Y. : Oxford University Press, c2009.
isbn
0195389778 (hbk. : alk. paper)
9780195389777 (hbk. : alk. paper)
restrictions
Licensed for access by U. of T. users.
general note
Rev. ed. of: Parry and Grant encyclopaedic dictionary of international law. 2nd ed. 2004.
catalogue key
8674821
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Summaries
Bowker Data Service Summary
This classic volume is a one-of-a-kind reference tool that brings together both terminology and pertinent descriptive information on international law. It is completely updated and expanded to include increased coverage in growing areas of international law including diplomatic law, criminal law, human rights, and more.
Long Description
For nearly thirty-five years, the international legal community has relied on one ambitious yet humble volume as a starting point for legal questions. This classic red volume is a one-of-a-kind reference tool that brings together both terminology and pertinent descriptive information on international law. This book is also available online as an e-reference on the Oxford University Press Digital Reference Shelf.Now in its third edition, The Parry and Grant Encyclopaedic Dictionary of International Law is completely updated and expanded to include increased coverage in growing areas of international law including diplomatic law, criminal law, human rights, and more. Over 2,500 entries (an over 20% increase in content over the previous edition) provides the reader with copious references for further research including cases, treaties, journalarticles, and websites.Its alphabetically arranged entries allow the reader to form a deeper understanding than a mere definition could supply and offer concise but substantial information on such essentials of international law as:· Legal terms as used in international law· Significant doctrines· Prominent cases, decisions and arbitration· Important incidents· Judicial and literary figures· Treaties and conventions· Organizations and institutions· Acronyms
Main Description
entries For nearly thirty-five years, the international legal community has relied on one ambitious yet humble volume as a starting point for legal questions. This classic red volume is a one-of-a-kind reference tool that brings together both terminology and pertinent descriptive information on international law. This book will also be available online as an e-reference on the Oxford University Press Digital Reference Shelf. Now in its third edition, The Parry and Grant Encyclopaedic Dictionary of International Law is completely updated and expanded to include increased coverage in growing areas of international law including diplomatic law, criminal law, human rights, and more. Over 2,500 entries (an over 20% increase in content over the previous edition) provides the reader with copious references for further research including cases, treaties, journal articles, and websites. Its alphabetically arranged entries allow the reader to form a deeper understanding than a mere definition could supply and offer concise but substantial information on such essentials of international law as: DT Legal terms as used in international law DT Significant doctrines DT Prominent cases, decisions and arbitration DT Important incidents DT Judicial and literary figures DT Treaties and conventions DT Organizations and institutions DT Acronyms
Main Description
entries For nearly thirty-five years, the international legal community has relied on one ambitious yet humble volume as a starting point for legal questions. This classic red volume is a one-of-a-kind reference tool that brings together both terminology and pertinent descriptive informationon international law. This book will also be available online as an e-reference on the Oxford University Press Digital Reference Shelf.Now in its third edition, The Parry and Grant Encyclopaedic Dictionary of International Law is completely updated and expanded to include increased coverage in growing areas of international law including diplomatic law, criminal law, human rights, and more. Over 2,500 entries (an over 20% increasein content over the previous edition) provides the reader with copious references for further research including cases, treaties, journal articles, and websites.Its alphabetically arranged entries allow the reader to form a deeper understanding than a mere definition could supply and offer concise but substantial information on such essentials of international law as:* Legal terms as used in international law* Significant doctrines* Prominent cases, decisions and arbitration* Important incidents* Judicial and literary figures* Treaties and conventions* Organizations and institutions* Acronyms
Main Description
For nearly thirty-five years, the international legal community has relied on one ambitious yet humble volume as a starting point for legal questions. This classic red volume is a one-of-a-kind reference tool that brings together both terminology and pertinent descriptive information on international law. This book will also be available online as an e-reference on the Oxford University Press Digital Reference Shelf. Now in its third edition, The Parry and Grant Encyclopaedic Dictionary of International Law is completely updated and expanded to include increased coverage in growing areas of international law including diplomatic law, criminal law, human rights, and more. Over 2,500 entries (over a 20% increase in content from the previous edition) provides the reader with copious references for further research including cases, treaties, journal articles, and websites. Its alphabetically arranged entries allow the reader to form a deeper understanding than a mere definition could supply and offer concise but substantial information on such essentials of international law as: Legal terms as used in international law Significant doctrines Prominent cases, decisions and arbitration Important incidents Judicial and literary figures Treaties and conventions Organizations and institutions Acronyms
Main Description
For nearly thirty-five years, the international legal community has relied on one ambitious yet humble volume as a starting point for legal questions. This classic red volume is a one-of-a-kind reference tool that brings together both terminology and pertinent descriptive information on international law. This book will also be available online as an e-reference on the Oxford University Press Digital Reference Shelf. Now in its third edition,The Parry and Grant Encyclopaedic Dictionary of International Lawis completely updated and expanded to include increased coverage in growing areas of international law including diplomatic law, criminal law, human rights, and more. Over 2,500 entries (over a 20% increase in content from the previous edition) provides the reader with copious references for further research including cases, treaties, journal articles, and websites. Its alphabetically arranged entries allow the reader to form a deeper understanding than a mere definition could supply and offer concise but substantial information on such essentials of international law as: Legal terms as used in international law Significant doctrines Prominent cases, decisions and arbitration Important incidents Judicial and literary figures Treaties and conventions Organizations and institutions Acronyms
Main Description
Now in its third edition, The Parry and Grant Encyclopaedic Dictionary of International Law is completely updated and expanded to include increased coverage in growing areas of international law including diplomatic law, criminal law, human rights, and more. Over 2,500 entries (an over 20% increase in content over the previous edition) provides the reader with copious references for further research including cases, treaties, journal articles, and websites Its alphabetically arranged entries allow the reader to form a deeper understanding than a mere definition could supply and offer concise but substantial information on such essentials of international law as: DT Legal terms as used in international law DT Significant doctrines DT Prominent cases, decisions and arbitration DT Important incidents DT Judicial and literary figures DT Treaties and conventions DT Organizations and institutions DT Acronyms

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