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International Law in Domestic Courts: A Conflict of Laws Approach

  • Karen Knop (a1), Ralf Michaels (a2) and Annelise Riles (a3)



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1 See Walker, Neil, Beyond Boundary Disputes and Basic Grids: Mapping the Global Disorder of Normative Orders, 6 Int’l J. Const. L. 373 (2008).

2 See, e.g., Berman, Paul Schiff, Federalism and International Law through the Lens of Legal Pluralism, 73, Mo. L. Rev. 1151, 1178-9 (2008); Michaels, Ralf, Public and Private Law in the Global Adjudication System: Three Questions to the Panelists, 18 Duke J. Comp. & Int’l L. 253 (2008); Beth Van Schaack, Boumediene and Choice of Law (June 13, 2008), available at <>; Weisburd, Arthur, State Courts, Federal Courts and International Cases, 20 Yale J. Int’l L. 1 (1995); Young, Ernest A. Sorting Out the Debate Over Customary International Law, 42 Va. J. Int’l L. 365 (2002).

3 Currie, Brainerd, Justice Traynor and the Conflict of Laws, 13 Stan. L. Rev. 719, 727 (1961).

4 Presser, William L. Interstate Publication, 51 Mich. L. Rev. 959, 971 (1953).

5 Weiler, Joseph H.H., Editorial, 19 Eur. J. Int’l L. 895, 896 (2008).

6 See Riles, Annelise, The Empty Place: Legal Formalities and the Cultural State, in The Place of Law 43 (Sarat, Austin et al. eds. 2003).

8 See Kumm, Mattias, The Legitimacy of International Law: A Constitutionalist Framework of Analysis, 15 Eur. J. Int’l L. 907 (2004).

9 See Strathern, Marilyn, The Gender of the Gift: Problems With Women and Problems With Society in Melanesia 180-82 (1988).

10 Lon L. Fuller, Legal Fictions (1967); Vaihinger, Hans, The Philosophy of “As If”: A System of the Theoretical, Practical and Religious Fictions of Mankind (1924). See also, e.g., von Bogdandy, Armin, Constitutionalism in International Law: Comment on a Proposal from Germany, 47 Harv. Int’ L L. J. 223, 227 (2006).

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Proceedings of the ASIL Annual Meeting
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