Terrorism, pre-emptive self defence and state interests: what challenges for contemporary international legal order?
A consideration of Terrorism and state responses under International law, looking particularly at the extended right of self defence and pre-emptive use of force that have emerged since the September 11 terrorist attacks on the United States. Article by Professor Imram O. Smith (Professor of Law and Dean, Faculty of Law, Lagos State University, Nigeria) published in Amicus Curiae – Journal of the Society for Advanced Legal Studies at the Institute of Advanced Legal Studies. The Journal is produced by SALS at the IALS (Institute of Advanced Legal Studies, School of Advanced Study, University of London).
Smith, Imran O. (2006) Terrorism, pre-emptive self defence and state interests: what challenges for contemporary international legal order? Amicus Curiae, 2006 (67). pp. 14-24. ISSN 1461-2097
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