PluriCourts Core Readings

Author(s) Title Year  
Alter, Karen "The New Terrain of International Law: Courts, Politics, Rights", in: The New Terrain of International Law: Courts, Politics, Rights. Princeton University Press. 2014 More information
von Bogdandy, Armin and Venzke, Ingo "'In whose name?' An investigation of international courts' public authority and its democratic justification", The European Journal of International Law: 7-41. 2012 More information
Bodansky, Daniel "Legitimacy in international law and international relations." in: Interdisciplinary Perspectives on International Law and International Relations: The State of the Art: 321-342. 2013 More information
Buchanan, Allen and Keohane, Robert O. "The legitimacy of global governance institutions." Ethics and International Affairs 20: 405-437. 2006 More information
Grossman, Nienke "The normative legitimacy of international courts." Temple Law Review 86: 61-10 2013 More information
Raz, Joseph "The justification of authority" (chapter 3, 38-69)  and "The authority of states." (chapter 4, 70-81) in: The Morality of Freedom. Oxford University Press. 1988 More information
Stanton, Jeffrey and Moore, Will "Judicial Power in Domestic and International Politics." International Organization 65: 553-587. 2011 More information
Lupu, Yonatan "International Judicial Legitimacy: Lessons from National Courts." Theoretical Inquiries in Law 14(2): 437-454 2013 More information
Tasioulas, John "The Legitimacy of International law." in: S. Besson and J. Tasioulas (eds) The Philosophy of International Law. Oxford University Press: 97-116. 2010 More information
Shany, Yuval "Assessing the Effectiveness of International Courts: A Goal-Based Approach." American Journal of International Law 106: 225-270. 2012 More information
Simmons, Beth A. "Introduction." in: Mobilizing for Human Rights: International Law in Domestic Politics. Cambridge University Press: 1-22. 2009 More information
Kiyani, Asad G. "Legitimacy, Legality, and the Possibility of a Pluralist International Criminal Law." in: C. Bailliet and N. Hayashi (eds) The Legitimacy of International Criminal Tribunals. Cambridge University Press. 2016 More information



"The case against a regime on international investment law." in: L. Trakman and N. Ranieri (eds) Regionalism in international investment law. Oxford University Press. 2013 More information
Stevens, Tim "Introduction" and "Chapter 4: International courts and environmental governance" in: International Courts and Environmental Protection. Cambridge University Press 2009 More information
Howse, Robert "From Politics to Technocracy - and Back Again: The Fate of the Multilateral Trading Regime."  American Journal of International Law 96: 94-117. 2002 More information


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