The Elgar companion to the International Court of Justice / Robert Kolb, professor of public international law, University of Geneva, Switzerland ; assisted by Thiago Braz Jardim Oliveira.
Cheltenham, UK : Edward Elgar, 
x, 486 pages ; 24 cm.
Elgar companions to international courts and tribunals.
Formatted Contents Note
The idea and creation of an international court From the Permanent Court of International Justice to the International Court of Justice The institutional background to the Court The ICJ and other tribunals in The Hague The UN Charter, the ICJ Statute, the Rules of Court and the Practice Directions The composition of the Court The judges of the Court : some portraits The Registry The contentious jurisdiction of the Court and admissibility of claims The fundamental principles of the law of the ICJ Advisory proceedings Procedure and process The jurisprudence of the ICJ Conclusion and outlook Appendix:Judgments, advisory opinions and orders rendered by the ICJ.
Bibliography, etc. Note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 462-472) and index.
KZ6275 .K653 2014
9781782544852 1782544852 9781782544852 (E-ISBN) 9781782544869 (e-book)