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Assessing the Effectiveness of International Courts: A Goal-Based Approach
  • Yuval Shany
  • Sociology
  • American Journal of International Law
  • 1 April 2012
During the last twenty years, the world has experienced a sharp rise in the number of international courts and tribunals, and a correlative expansion of their jurisdictions. These occurrences haveExpand
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The Competing Jurisdictions of International Courts and Tribunals
INTRODUCTION PART I OVERLAPS BETWEEN THE JURISDICTIONS OF INTERNATIONAL COURTS AND TRIBUNALS 1. What Constitutes Competing Proceedings? 2. Delineation of Jurisdictional Overlaps: Theory and PracticeExpand
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Toward a General Margin of Appreciation Doctrine in International Law
Three recent International Court of Justice decisions - Oil Platforms, Avena and Wall in the Occupied Palestinian Territory - highlight the uncertain status of the margin of appreciation doctrine inExpand
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No Longer a Weak Department of Power? Reflections on the Emergence of a New International Judiciary
The article assesses some of the theoretical and practical implications arising out of some recent changes in the field of international dispute settlement: the rise in the number of internationalExpand
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A Development of Modest Proportions: The Application of the Principle of Proportionality in the Targeted Killings Case
The comment critically discusses the application of the principle of proportionality by the Israeli Supreme Court in the Targeted Killings case. While the judgment confirms the customary status ofExpand
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The Quest for World Order and Human Dignity in the Twenty-First Century: Constitutive Process and Individual Commitment. By W. Michael Reisman. Leiden, Boston: Brill, 2013. Pp. 487. $25, €18.
  • Yuval Shany
  • Political Science
  • American Journal of International Law
  • 1 January 2014
that it may help spur change ultimately supported by political branches and states. In both instances, judicial initiative—notably with the implicit or explicit support of the forum state’s executiveExpand
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Living in Denial: The Application of Human Rights in the Occupied Territories
Abstract Are human rights norms applicable to occupied territories in general, and to the West Bank and the Gaza Strip in particular? The article examines the controversy that had arisen betweenExpand
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Faraway, So Close: The Legal Status of Gaza after Israel's Disengagement
The present note seeks to analyse, in brief, the conflicting positions on the legal status of the Gaza Strip in the aftermath of the withdrawal of the IDF in 2005. In doing so, it strives to identifyExpand
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Assessing the Effectiveness of International Courts
PART I: THE GOAL-BASED APPROACH PART II: APPLICATION OF THE GOAL-BASED APPROACH TO JUDICIAL FUNCTIONS AND FEATURES PART III: APPLICATION OF THE GOAL-BASED APPROACH TO SPECIFIC COURTS
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