|The sixth edition of Textbook on International Law offers students new to the subject a concise and focused introduction to the essential topics of an international law course from the nature and sources of international law to the use of force and human rights. Dixon guides students through the legal principles and areas of controversy, bringing the subject to life with the use of topical examples to illustrate key concepts. The book incorporates helpful features including a glossary, chapter summaries and further reading. |
The sixth edition includes further discussion of topical issues such as Guantanamo, the International Criminal Court and the use of force.
New to this edition:-
- Summary of key issues at the end of each chapter
- Further coverage of the international criminal court and the use of force
- Topical examples from Guantanamo to military intervention in Iraq
- Two colour text design