Hostname: page-component-848d4c4894-8kt4b Total loading time: 0 Render date: 2024-06-17T04:50:07.097Z Has data issue: false hasContentIssue false

Brierly’s Law of Nations: An Introduction to the Role of International Law in International Relations (7th ed.). By Andrew Clapham. Oxford, New York: Oxford University Press, 2012. Pp. li, 518. Index. $120, £75, cloth; $50, £25, paper. - Brownlie’s Principles of Public International Law (8th ed.). By James Crawford. Oxford, New York: Oxford University Press, 2012. Pp. lxxx, 803. Index. $235, £130, cloth; $65, £45, paper.

Published online by Cambridge University Press:  20 January 2017

Omri Sender
The World Bank
Michael Wood


Image of the first page of this content. For PDF version, please use the ‘Save PDF’ preceeding this image.'
Recent Books on International Law
Copyright © American Society of International Law 2013

Access options

Get access to the full version of this content by using one of the access options below. (Log in options will check for institutional or personal access. Content may require purchase if you do not have access.)


1 Crawford, James, The Creation of States in International Law (2d ed. 2006)Google Scholar.

2 Brownlie, Ian, To What Extent Are the Traditional Categories of Lex Lata and Lex Ferenda Still Viable? in Change and Stability in International Law-Making 66 (Cassese, Antonio & Weiler, Joseph H. H. eds., 1988)Google Scholar. Brownlie added on that occasion that “the first duty of an international jurist is at least to monitor what is going on. If you do not do that, you are lost; at least you are not a jurist, you are something else.” Id. at 91.

3 Brownlie, Ian, Public International Law: Synopsis of A Text Book 7–8 (1962) (on file with Oxford University Press)Google Scholar.

4 Murphy, Sean D., Principles of International Law (2d ed. 2012)Google Scholar.

5 Oppenheim’s International Law (Jennings, Robert & Watts, Arthur eds., 9th ed. 1992)Google Scholar.

6 See also Murphy, Sean D., The Concept of International Law, 103 ASIL Proc. 165–69 (2009)Google Scholar.