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Empire, emergency, and international law

Reynolds, John, 1981- author

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  • Creator John Reynolds, National University of Ireland, Maynooth
  • Format Books
  • Publication Cambridge, United Kingdom ; New York, NY, USA : Cambridge University Press, 2017. ©2017
  • Physical Details
    • xi, 329 pages ; 24 cm
  • ISBNs 1107172519, 9781107172517
  • OCLC ocn975078517

Notes

  • Includes bibliographical references (pages 289-313) and index.

Contents

  • Emergency, colonialism, and third world approaches to international law -- Racialisation and states of emergency -- Emergency doctrine : a colonial account -- Emergency derogations and the international human rights project -- Kenya : a "purely political" state of emergency -- The margin of appreciation doctrine : colonial origins -- Palestine : a "scattered, shattered space of exception"? -- Australia : racialised emergency intervention -- International law, resistance, and "real" states of emergency