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Legal Treatises by Subject

In this guide you will find general resources for various fields of law arranged alphabetically.

International Law

​Bradley, Curtis A. International Law in the US Legal System. New York : Oxford University Press, 2015 [Available electronically via Oxford Scholarship to UNC Students and Faculty].

This book examines international law as it impacts the US legal system, covering both settled principles and areas of controversy. Treaties, decisions and orders of international institutions, customary international law, and jus cogens norms are all considered.

​Crawford, James. Brownlie’s Principles of Public International Law. 8th ed. Oxford : Oxford University Press, 2012 [KZ3225 .B76 A37 2012] (9th edition available via Duke Libraries).

A classic treatise in International Law, this work covers topics such as personality and recognition, territorial sovereignty, the law of the sea, state jurisdiction, nationality, the protection of individuals and groups, and disputes among other topics.