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Interpretation and the Constraints on International Courts

Ajevski, Marjan (2012). Interpretation and the Constraints on International Courts. PluriCourts.

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Abstract

This paper argues that methodologies of interpretation do not do what they promise – they do not constrain interpretation by providing neutral steps that one can follow in finding out a meaning of a text – but nevertheless do their constraining work by being part of what can be described as the legal practice.

Item Type: Other
ISSN: 1556-5068
Keywords: Interpretation in international law; Methodologies of interpretation; Vienna Convention on the Law of Treaties; International Courts; Intentionalism; Pragmatism
Academic Unit/School: Faculty of Business and Law (FBL) > Law
Faculty of Business and Law (FBL)
Item ID: 51690
Depositing User: Marjan Ajevski
Date Deposited: 30 Oct 2017 11:17
Last Modified: 07 Dec 2018 22:03
URI: http://oro.open.ac.uk/id/eprint/51690
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