Palestine and international law

the legal aspects of the Arab-Israel ; conflict by Henry Cattan

Publisher: Longman in London, New York

Written in English
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  • Palestine -- International status.

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

StatementHenry Cattan ; with a foreword to the first edition by W. T. Mallison, Jr.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsJX4084.I8 C38 1976
The Physical Object
Paginationxix, 362 p. ;
Number of Pages362
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5213126M
ISBN 100582780675
LC Control Number75042335

Noura Erakat’s latest book, Justice for Some: Law and the Question of Palestine (Stanford University Press, ) unravels the use and misuse of international law when it comes to Palestine. “The law has the capacity to dominate as well as to resist,” she writes. Buy The Case for Palestine: An International Law Perspective 2Rev Ed by Quigley, John (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low Reviews: 5. By Noura Erakat Introduction Al-Shabaka - In her new book, Justice for Some: Law and the Question of Palestine, Al-Shabaka Policy Analyst Noura Erakat breaks new ground in her approach to international law as it pertains to Palestine. Analysts have generally considered the law in this context as either essentially beneficent if deployed properly, or fundamentally Author: Noura Erekat. Get this from a library! The statehood of Palestine: international law in the Middle East conflict. [John B Quigley] -- "Palestine as a territorial entity has experienced a curious history. Until World War I, Palestine was part of the sprawling Ottoman Empire. After the war, Palestine came under the administration of.

International Law Pertaining to Israel/Palestine Many aspects of Israeli treatment of Palestinians violate international law; in particular the Israeli occupation of the West Bank and Gaza entails numerous violations of the Fourth Geneva Convention which addresses the treatment and protection of civilians in times of war and conflict. The Palestine Yearbook of International Law is a well-established yearbook, which was previously published by the Al-Shaybani Society of International Law. Kluwer Law International will be publishing the Yearbook from the eighth volume onwards and will also manage the distribution of the previous seven Palestine Yearbook of International Law has .   International Law and the Question of Palestine: Imperial Exceptionalism, Third World Resistance & the Entanglement of Law and Politics Noura Erakat in conversation with John Reynolds on Noura’s book Justice for Some: Law & the Question of Palestine (Stanford University Press, ). Additional Physical Format: Online version: Palestine question in international law. London: British Institute of International and Comparative Law, ©

  Francis A. Boyle. Palestine, Palestinians and International Law. Atlanta, GA: Clarity Press, pages. Paper $ The general premise of this book is that Palestinian national rights are best understood within the context of international law. The International law bearing on issues of Arab–Israeli conflict, which became a major arena of regional and international tension since the birth of Israel in , resulting in several disputes between a number of Arab countries and Israel.. There is an international consensus that some of the actions of the states involved in the Arab–Israeli conflict violate international law, but . Israel, Palestine and International Law Proceedings of an International Symposium – Sept , , Winnipeg, Canada Visit us on Facebook. What Got Discussed in Winnipeg in September, • What is Israel's legal status in the West Bank, East Jerusalem and Gaza?.

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Read 2 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. A leading US expert applies the norms 4/5. Palestine originated as a Roman name imposed on Jews' land, palaestina, in retribution for Second Jewish Revolt, in an attempt to obliterate the Jewish heritage of the land.

Palaestina referred to the Philistines, ancient enemies of the Jews. The reason that there are no customer reviews on this book, Reviews: 4. "The Case for Palestine is a concise, well written book with invaluable summary of historical background for the Palestinian-Israeli conflict.

John Quigley’s dispassionate analysis and presentation of unbiased historical facts from credible sources overwhelmingly serves to educate and inform any s: 8.

Palestine, Palestinians and International Law By Professor Francis Boyle as very competently translated into Arabic by Dr D. Alash’al traces not only the emergence of the idea of a Palestinian State but how it developed into a potent political and cultural fact.

Palestine and International Law: Essays on Politics and Economics. This collection of thirteen essays explains and analyzes the conflict between the Government of Israel and the Palestine Authority over the granting of sovereignty to Palestinians from the point of view of international law.

Specialising in Public international law, especially its relation to the Israel/Palestine situation; theory of international law; international humanitarian law; the law and Palestine and international law book of the International Court of Justice, he is a member of the Scientific Advisory Board of the European Journal of International Law, and of the Commissioning Panel of the AHRB/ESRC Religion and Society Reviews: 1.

This book provides a comprehensive survey of the international legal principles related to the Palestinian struggle for self-determination: starting with the League of Nations awarding the Mandate for Palestine to Britain after the First World War; through the partition of the Palestine Mandate by the United Nations after the Second World War; to the Palestinian Declaration of.

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The spread of COVID to Palestine is also an important reminder to the international community and Israel that Palestinian human rights, including the rights to life and health, must be protected.

Though other texts on law and Palestine argue that law is subject to power, Erakat reasons that if this argument is taken to its logical end – that is, that power determines the law – the law is a fiction. “If law is just an apology for power, we would have long abandoned it,” she says.

“It would be a site of protest. The Palestine Yearbook of International Law is an unparalleled reference work for legal matters about and related to Palestine. The Yearbook regularly features English-language articles reviewing contemporary legal questions as well as translations of key legislation, court decisions, and academic material.

Moreover, in the prolegomenon of the paper written by Victor Kattan, under “International law and the Origins of the Israel-Palestine Conflict, New Approaches, New Findings,” Kattan uses the contextualized approach in writing the history of the Israeli-Palestininian conflict.

Translations of this item: Under relevant international law, a true state must always possess the following specific qualifications: (1) a permanent population; (2) a defined territory; (3) a government; and (4) the capacity to enter into relations with other states.

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Sparring with Jordan. Justice for Some offers a new approach to understanding the Palestinian struggle for freedom, told through the power and control of international law.

Focusing on key junctures—from the Balfour Declaration in to present-day wars in Gaza—Noura Erakat shows how the strategic deployment of law has shaped current conditions.

A leading US expert applies the norms and standards of international law to the Israeli/Palestinian conflict, addressing Palestinian statehood, the negotiation and failure of the Oslo Accords, the status of Jerusalem, the Al Aqsa Intifada, the right of return, human rights violations, war Author: Francis A.

Boyle. Palestine, Palestinians and International Law, review of his book by Ghada Talhami, Arab Studies Quarterly (ASQ), Summer, Audio [ edit ] Radio interview by Robert W. McChesney on UIC Media Matters program Decem   A new book by Noura Erakat, Justice for Some: Law and the Question of Palestine, illustrates the folly of this position.

A human rights attorney and professor of Africana studies at Rutgers University, Erakat argues that international law has, on balance, done more to entrench Israel’s settler colonialism than impede it.

International Law, Israel, and Palestine. Read related articles. Excerpted from “The International Laws of Belligerent Occupation” by Professor of International Law Francis Boyle. Belligerent occupation is governed by The Hague Regulations ofas well as by the Fourth Geneva Convention ofand the customary laws of belligerent occupation.

Author: Mutaz Qafisheh By the end of British rule in Palestine on 14 MayPalestinian nationality had become well established in accordance with both domestic law and international law. Accordingly, the legal origin of Palestinian nationality lies in this nearly thirty-year period as the status of Palestinians has never been settled by: 3.

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Middle. John Quigley brings a necessary international law perspective to bear on the seemingly intractable Israeli-Palestinian conflict in this updated edition of his important book.

Sincethe cycle of bloodshed and retribution has spiraled increasingly out of control. This book deals with the possible investigation and prosecution by the International Criminal Court (ICC) of crimes allegedly committed in the Israeli-Palestinian conflict.

In light of the Rome Statute and the Practice of the Office of the Prosecutor of the Court, among others, it examines the route, possible outcomes, and challenges that may. The Security Council responded by stating that the law violated international law and it was null and void. InIsrael and Jordan signed a peace treaty, fixing the boundary between the two states, with reference to the boundary definition in the original Mandate and without prejudice to the status of any of the territories that came under Author: Ran Chakrabarti.

The Palestine Problem in International Law and World Order, by W. Thomas Mallison and Sally V. Mallison. Essex, UK: Longman, principles of international law. The foundation for the book's analysis is a Israeli-Palestinian division of Palestine with a separate international status for the city of Jerusalem.

Organization. He is the author of Palestine, Palestinians and International Law (Clarity Press, Atlanta, ), an Arabic language version of which was published by Sharouk International in ANTONIO CASSESEis a Professor of International Law at the University of Florence, Italy, previously Professor of International Law at the.

This book deals with the possible investigation and prosecution through the International Criminal Court (ICC) of crimes allegedly committed in the Israeli-Palestinian conflict and examines the possible outcomes and challenges that may arise if the Palestine Brand: T.M.C. Asser Press.Summary: This collection of 13 essays explains and analyzes the conflict between the Government of Israel and the Palestine Authority over the granting of sovereignty to Palestinians from the point of view of international law.

The dispute is .Historical introduction --The Zionist claims to Palestine --The invalidity of the mandate over Palestine --The illegitimacy of Israel --Sovereignty over Palestine --Israel's violations of UN resolutions and of international law --The Security Council Resolution of 22 November --The right of the Palestinians to recover their homeland.