Research publications

Some of the recent research publications by MILC members.

2020 publications

Past publications


  • d'Aspremont, J and Singh, S. Fundamental Concepts for International Law: Constructing Intelligibility in International Legal Studies. Edward Elgar, 2014. eScholarID:205629.
  • Reiff, M.R. Exploitation and Economic Justice in the Liberal Capitalist State. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2013. eScholarID:157894.

Book contributions

  • d'Aspremont, J. "A (neo)-positivist approach to non-state actors in international law." In Research Handbook on Non-State actors in International Law, ed. M. Noortmann, 2014. eScholarID:205644.
  • d'Aspremont, J. "A European Law of International Responsibility? The Articles on the Responsibility of International Organizations and the European Union." In The EU Accession to the ECHR, ed. V. Kosta, N. Skoutaris and V. Tzevelekos, Hart, 2014. eScholarID:205640.
  • d'Aspremont, J. "Formalism versus Flexibility in Treaty‚Äźmaking." In Research Handbook on the Law of Treaties, ed. C. Tams, A. Tzanakopoulos and A. Zimmermann, Edward Elgar, 2014. eScholarID:205639.
  • d'Aspremont, J. "Regimes’ Legitimacy Crises in International Law: Syria and its Competing Representatives." In Constitutional Change after the Arab Spring – Hopes, Issues and Challenges, ed. Rainer Grote and Tilmann J. Röder, 2014. eScholarID:205642.
  • d'Aspremont, J. "Subjects and Actors in International Lawmaking: The Paradigmatic Divides in the Cognition of International Norm-Generating Processes." In Research Handbook on the Theory and Practice of International Lawmaking, ed. C. Brölmann and Y. Radi, Edward Elgar, 2014. eScholarID:205641.
  • d'Aspremont, J. "Succession et décolonization." In Commentaire de la Convention de Vienne sur la Succession des Etats en matière de traité, ed. Giovanni Distefano and Gloria Gaggioli, 2014. eScholarID:205643.
  • d'Aspremont, J. "The European Tradition of the Sources of International Law." In Essays in the honor of Pierre-Mary Dupuy, ed. Jorge E. Vinuales and O. de Frouville, 2014. eScholarID:207411.
  • Dewhurst, E. "The Right of Irregular Immigrants to Back Pay: The Spectrum of Protection in International, Regional and National Legal Systems." In Migrants at Work, ed. Costello and Freedland (eds), Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2014. eScholarID:219462.
  • Scobbie, I. "The Permanent Court of International Justice, arbitration, and claims commissions in the inter-war period." In Legacies of the Permanent Court of International Justice, ed. M Fitzmaruice and C Tams, 203-220. Leiden: Martinus Nijhoff Publishers, 2013. eScholarID:211007.
  • Thornhill, C. "Fascism." In The Encyclopedia of Political Thought, ed. Michael Gibbons, Diana Coole, Elisabeth Ellis, Kennan Ferguson, Oxford: Wiley, 2014. eScholarID:223557.
  • Thornhill, C. "Fascism and European State Formation: The Crisis of Constituent Power." In Law and the Formation of Modern Europe, ed. Mikael Rask Madsen and Chris Thornhill, 29-76. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2014. eScholarID:211665.
  • Thornhill, C "Human Rights as a Political Code." In Nachtflug der Eule: 150 Stimmen zum Werk von Niklas Luhmann, ed. Magdalena Tzaneva, Berlin: LiDi Europe Verlagshaus, 2014. eScholarID:212835.
  • Thornhill, C. Mikael Rask Madsen and Chris Thornhill. "Law and the Formation of Modern Europe." In Law and the Formation of Modern Europe, ed. Mikael Rask Madsen and Chris Thornhill, 1-25. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2014. eScholarID:211666.