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Queen Mary studies in international law ; v. 37.
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Includes bibliographical references and index.
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Editor's introduction. General principles and the coherence of international law: setting the scene / Jan Wouters, Mads Andenas, Malgosia Fitzmaurice, Attila Tanzi and Ludovica Chiussi Cohesion, convergence and coherence of international law / Mads Andenas and Ludovica Chiussi General principles in the jurisprudence of the ICJ / Giorgio Gaja The role of general principles in promoting the development of customary international rules / Paolo Palchetti General principles of law, Jus Cogens and the unity of the international legal order / Robert Kolb General principles Infra, Praeter, Contra Legem? The role of equity in determining reparation / Enrico Milano The juridical nature of general principles / Johann R Leiss General principles as principles of international legal pragmatics: the relevance of good faith for the application of treaty law / Ulf Linderfalk Conclusions: general principles and the other sources of international law / Martins Paparinskis General principles of EU law and general international law / Emanuel Castellarin The interpretation of UN security council resolutions between regional and general international law: what role for general principles? / Matthias Lippold The role of domestic law in the identification of general principles of law under Article 38(1)(c) of the Statute of the International Court of Justice / Daniel Costelloe Conclusions: the role of general principles in a multi-layered legal setting / Jan Wouters General principles of commerical law and international investment law / Andrea Carlevaris Unjust enrichment as a primary rule of international law / Ben Jiratowitch and James Shaerf General principles and the coherence f international investment law: of Res Judicata, Lis Pendens and the value of precedents / Philipp Janig and August Reinisch Conclusions: testing general principles of law in international investment law: between principles and rules of international law / Attila Tanzi Deciphering and revisiting the (guiding) principles on business and human rights / Régis Bismuth Reparation principles at the international criminal court / Juan-Pablo Pérez-León-Acevedo The principle of human dignity in international law / Ginerva Le Moli Conclusions: general principles and international human rights law / Photini Pazartzis and Matina Papadaki Environmental impact assessment and the precautionary approach: why are international courts and tribunals reluctant to consider them as general principles of law? / Tullio Treves General principles applicable to international cultural heritage law / Francesco Francioni General principles of international environmental law in the case law of international courts and tribunals / Makane Moïse Mbengue and Brian McGarry Conclusions: general principles and developing areas of international law / Malgosia Fitzmaurice Concluding remarks / Abdulqawi A Yusuf