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Module Reading List

International Law, 2019/20, Semester 1, 2
Dr Amrita Mukherjee
Tutor information is taken from the Module Catalogue


A. General Textbooks/Collections:Essential Reading:

Shaw, Malcolm, International Law (Cambridge: CUP, 2017, 8th ed.),

Crawford, James, Brownlie's Principles of Public International Law (Oxford: OUP, 2019,
9th ed.)

Crawford, James and Koskenniemi, Martii (eds.), The Cambridge Companion to International Law (Cambridge: CUP, 2012)

B. Other General Textbooks that may be referred to:

Evans, Malcolm (ed.), International Law (Oxford: OUP, 2018, 5th ed.)

Harris, David, Cases and Materials on International Law (London: Sweet & Maxwell,
2015, 8th ed.).

C. Further reading: Books

Chimni, B.S, International Law and World Order: A Critique of Contemporary Approaches,
(Cambridge: CUP, 2017)

Roberts, Anthea, Is international law international? (Oxford: OUP, 2017)

Anghie, Anthony, Imperialism, Sovereignty and the Making of International Law (Cambridge:
CUP, 2007)

Pahuja, Sundhya, Decolonising International Law: Development, Economic Growth and the Politics of Universality (Cambridge: CUP, 2011)

Simpson, Gerry, Great Powers and Outlaw States, (Cambridge: CUP, 2004).

Rajagopal, Balakrishnan, International Law from Below: Development, Social Movements
and Third World Resistance, (Cambridge: CUP, 2003)

Crawford, James, The Creation of States in International Law, (Oxford: OUP, 2nd ed.,

Gray, Christine, International Law and the Use of Force (Oxford: OUP, 2008 and 2018

Fox, Hazel and Webb, Philippa, The Law of State Immunity (Oxford: OUP, 2013, 3rd ed.)

Higgins, Roslyn, Themes and Theories: Selected Essays, Speeches and Writings in International Law (Oxford: OUP, 2009).

Tanaka, Yoshifumi, Peaceful Settlement of International Disputes, (Cambridge: CUP,

Merrills, J G, International Dispute Settlement (Cambridge: CUP, 2017, 6th Edition)

Tanaka, Yoshifumi, The International Law of the Sea (Cambridge: CUP, 2019, 3rd

This list was last updated on 03/10/2019