xix, 453 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm
"The book is largely the outcome of a series of papers presented at an international conference on Palestine membership in the UN organized by the Legal Clinic of Heborn University (Heborn, Palestine), 18-19 April 2012"--Page 2.
Bibliography, etc. Note
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Formatted Contents Note
Foreword /Richard Falk Introduction /Mutaz M. Qafisheh Part 1.Significance of the membership of Palestine in the United Nations.Palestine Liberation Organization legal brief in support of recognition of the State of Palestine /Saeb Erikat ;Palestine, UN membership, and popular representation : international legal challenges and strategic options /Guy S. Goodwin-Gill ;Citizens of the State of Palestine and the future of Palestinian refugees : legal and political scenarios /Mutaz M. Qafisheh ;Recognition of Palestinian statehood : an interest for all /Winston P. Nagan, Aitza M. Haddad ;The de jure State of Palestine under belligerent occupation : application for admission to the United Nations /Basheer Al-Zoughbi Part 2.Specific implications of Palestine's UN membership.The human rights obligations of the State of Palestine : the case of the International Covenant on Economic, Social and Cultural Rights /Mutaz M. Qafisheh ;Legal implications of the membership of a Palestinian state in the UN on civilians in the light of international humanitarian law /Floriana Fabbri, Jacopo Terrosi Tell it to the judge : Palestine's UN bid and the International Criminal Court /Valentina Azarov ;Palestinian prisoners in Israeli jails in light of the Third Geneva Convention : from jails to prisoner of war camps /Magdalena A. Pulido ;The status of Jerusalem after the admission of Palestine to the United Nations /John Quigley ;Water claims of an independent Palestine in practice : reconciling conflicting water claims in the region /Valentin Jeutner ;Palestinian membership of the World Trade Organization : breaking international trade barriers /Nael Sayed-Ahmad Part 3.The State of Palestine : past and future.The Palestinian citizen vs. the Palestinian national : past and present /Lauren Banko ;Palestinian independence vs. the independence of Namibia and the American foreign policy /Winston P. Nagan, Aitza M. Haddad Palestine membership in the United Nations : opportunities to create a justice system that never was /David F. Chavkin ;Thirteen theses on a constitution for a Federal Republic of Palestine /Uri Davis ;A non modest proposal for resolving the Palestine-Israel conflict : the divide and share approach /Said Zeedani.
KZ4282 .P355 2013
Newcastle upon Tyne, UK : Cambridge Scholars Publishing, 2013.