Books in category Law – Customary

  • Stateless Commerce

    Stateless Commerce
    Barak D. Richman

    Barak Richman draws on insider interviews to show why relational exchange based on familiarity, trust, and community enforcement succeeds and what it reveals about the modern state’s limitations in governing the economy.

  • Informal International Lawmaking

    Informal International Lawmaking
    Joost Pauwelyn, Ramses Wessel, Jan Wouters

    This book analyses this informal international lawmaking and its impact on contemporary trends in international interaction, looking at the questions of accountability and effectiveness it raises.

  • The Concept of Cultural Genocide

    The Concept of Cultural Genocide
    Elisa Novic

    Through this journey, the book discusses the evolution of various branches of international law in relation to both cultural protection and cultural destruction in light of a number of legal cases in which either the concept of cultural …

  • Lords Rights and Peasant Stories

    Lords’ Rights and Peasant Stories
    Simon Teuscher

    Lords' Rights and Peasant Stories suggests rethinking master narratives about transitions from oral to literate societies, examining how village laws (Weistümer) were written down.

  • The Myth of the Cultural Jew

    The Myth of the Cultural Jew
    Roberta Rosenthal Kwall

    Similarly, Jewish law produces Jewish culture. Roberta Rosenthal Kwall develops and applies a cultural analysis paradigm to the Jewish tradition that departs from the understanding of Jewish law solely as the embodiment of Divine command.

  • The Etablissements de Saint Louis

    The Etablissements de Saint Louis
    F. R. P. Akehurst

    As the earliest major monument of the customary law in the region to the south and southwest of the Ile de France, the book known as the Etablissements de Saint Louis greatly amplifies our knowledge of feudal and private law in the French …

  • Between Indigenous and Settler Governance

    Between Indigenous and Settler Governance
    Lisa Ford

    Bringing together emerging scholars and leaders in the field of indigenous law and legal history, this collection offers a long-term view of the legal, political and administrative relationships between Indigenous collectivities and nation …

  • The Law of Treaties Beyond the Vienna Convention

    The Law of Treaties Beyond the Vienna Convention
    Enzo Cannizzaro, Mahnoush H. Arsanjani

    This book offers a comprehensive analysis of the law of treaties based on the interplay between the 1969 Vienna Convention on the Law of Treaties and customary international law.

  • Indigenous Legal Traditions

    Indigenous Legal Traditions
    Law Commission of Canada

    The essays in this book present important perspectives on the role of Indigenous legal traditions in reclaiming and preserving the autonomy of Aboriginal communities and in reconciling the relationship between these communities and Canadian …

  • Droit europ en de la concurrence

    Droit européen de la concurrence
    David Bosco, Catherine Prieto

    La prohibition des ententes et des abus de position dominante a été le socle historique qui a permis, dans la construction européenne, d’affirmer une culture de concurrence résolument tournée vers la protection du bien-être …

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