Sunday, April 28, 2019

New Issue: Leiden Journal of International Law

The latest issue of the Leiden Journal of International Law (Vol. 32, no. 2, June 2019) is out. Contents include:
  • Editorial
    • Surabhi Ranganathan, Seasteads, land-grabs and international law
  • International Legal Theory: Symposium on Land-Grabbing
    • Umut Özsu, Grabbing land legally: A Marxist analysis
    • Ntina Tzouvala, A false promise? Regulating land-grabbing and the post-colonial state
    • Isabel Feichtner, Mining for humanity in the deep sea and outer space: The role of small states and international law in the extraterritorial expansion of extraction
  • International Law and Practice
    • Yohei Okada, Effective control test at the interface between the law of international responsibility and the law of international organizations: Managing concerns over the attribution of UN peacekeepers’ conduct to troop-contributing nations
  • Hague International Tribunals: International Court of Justice
    • Hemi Mistry, ‘The different sets of ideas at the back of our heads’: Dissent and authority at the International Court of Justice
  • International Criminal Courts and Tribunals
    • Katerina Borrelli, Between show-trials and Utopia: A study of the tu quoque defence