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A Common Law of International Adjudication

Chester Brown


The proliferation of international courts and tribunals has given rise to several new issues affecting the administration of international justice. This book makes a significant contribution to understanding the impact of this proliferation by addressing one important question: namely, whether international courts and tribunals are increasingly adopting common approaches to questions of procedure and remedies. The central argument is that there is an increasing commonality in the practice of international courts and tribunals to the application of rules concerning these issues, and that this r ... More

Keywords: international arbitration, international procedure, judicial remedies, international courts and tribunals, express powers, inherent powers, cross-fertilization, common approach, harmonisation, international legal system

Bibliographic Information

Print publication date: 2007 Print ISBN-13: 9780199206506
Published to Oxford Scholarship Online: January 2009 DOI:10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199206506.001.0001


Affiliations are at time of print publication.

Chester Brown, author
Assistant Legal Adviser to the Foreign and Commonwealth Office