Ukraine, International Law, and the Political Economy of Self-Determination

@article{zsu2015UkraineIL,
  title={Ukraine, International Law, and the Political Economy of Self-Determination},
  author={Umut {\"O}zsu},
  journal={German Law Journal},
  year={2015},
  volume={16},
  pages={434 - 451}
}
  • Umut Özsu
  • Published 2015
  • Sociology
  • German Law Journal
Abstract This article attempts to destabilize the assumption that self-determination can be restricted to a “purely legal” analysis of the sort to which most international legal scholars have conventionally confined themselves. It does so by focusing upon the conditions under which the legal rhetoric of collective self-determination came to be mobilized during the course of Russia's incursion into and subsequent annexation of Crimea in early 2014, as well as its ongoing deployment in the… Expand
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