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Diplomatic Law A Commentary on the Vienna Convention on Diplomatic Relations by Eileen Denza

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Published by Oxford University Press, USA .
Written in English

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Number of Pages478
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Open LibraryOL7404782M
ISBN 10019927567X
ISBN 109780199275670

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The Vienna Convention on Diplomatic Relations has for over 50 years been central to diplomacy and applied to all forms of relations among sovereign States. Participation is almost universal. The rules giving special protection to ambassadors are the oldest established in international law and the Convention is respected almost everywhere. Diplomatic Law provides this in-depth Commentary. The book is an essential guide to changing methods of modern diplomacy and shows how challenges to its regime of special protection for embassies and diplomats have been met and resolved. It is used by ministries of foreign affairs and cited by domestic courts world-wide. Diplomatic Law in a New Millennium Edited by Paul Behrens. Offers insight into contempoary and historic diplomacy considering the impact of current affairs on the practice of diplomacy; Features chapters on duties of diplomatic agents and chapters on the impact of . How to Be Diplomatic. Diplomacy is an art that evolved initially to deal with problems in the relationships between countries. The leaders of neighbouring states might be touchy on points of personal pride and quickly roused to anger; if they met head on, they might be liable to infuriate each other and start a .

Diplomatic law is that area of international law that governs permanent and temporary diplomatic missions. A fundamental concept of diplomatic law is that of diplomatic immunity, which derives from state immunity.. Key elements of diplomatic law are the immunity of diplomatic staff, the inviolability of the diplomatic mission and its grounds, and the security of diplomatic correspondence and. This chapter introduces some of the main considerations on diplomatic relations which form the basis for later parts of the book. It reflects on the path which diplomatic law followed from the days of its evolution through scholarly discourse and the practice of States to the work of the International Law Commission, the conclusion of the Vienna Convention on Diplomatic Relations (VCDR), the. Discover Book Depository's huge selection of Diplomatic Law Books online. Free delivery worldwide on over 20 million titles. Diplomatic Law was first published in Written with the benefit of the author's deep and practical understanding of the subject as a Legal Counselor in the Foreign and Commonwealth Office, it has become widely regarded as the leading work in the field. Denza places each provision of the Convention in its historical context; provides commentary on the application of the Convention by the.

Diplomatic missions — Diplomatic relations — Sovereignty — Statehood, legitimacy — Vienna Convention on the Law of Treaties — Rule of law — Territoriality — Governments. This chapter examines the functions of diplomatic missions and the performance of consular functions by diplomatic missions. But later developments, particularly the strengthening of human rights law, has caused controversy over this subject to increase rather than diminish, and this is the first reason why the appearance of this book by Paul Behrens, a Lecturer in Law at the University of Edinburgh, is so valuable. Diplomatic Law was first published in The book places each provision of the Convention in its historical context; provides commentary on the application of the Convention by the UK, the US, and other States; and thoroughly examines topical problems in the field including the abuse of diplomatic immunity and terrorist violence. This updated edition also highlights important new trends in. Welcome! This is a guide to diplomatic and consular law, a fascinating area of the law. In a strict conceptual sense, diplomatic law is concerned with state-to-state political relations, whereas consular law deals with the relationship between individuals of sending and receiving Christopher Lau.