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2 Save up to 20% at e-elgar.com I For our electronic content, visit: elgaronline.com TEXTBOOK Public International Law Contemporary Principles 2nd edition Gideon Boas, Barrister at the Victorian Bar and La Trobe University, Australia The second edition of this concise and well-loved textbook has been enhanced and developed while continuing to offer a fresh and accessible approach to international law, providing students with a uniquely holistic understanding of the field. Starting with the legal principles that underpin each strand of international law, and putting this into a real-life context, this textbook builds an understanding of how the international legal system operates and where it is heading. It guides readers through the theoretical foundations and development of international law norms, while also explaining clearly how the law works in practice. Key Features: • Further reading and discussion topics for each chapter • A focus on legal theory and how it intersects with the practice of international law • A new chapter providing an extensive and up-to-date explanation of the specialised areas of international law • An integrated and contextual examination of the political and extra-legal dimensions of the international legal system • The latest treaties, case studies and analysis, including critical current issues such as the COVID-19 pandemic and global health, and climate change April 2023 c 434 pp Hardback 978 1 80392 596 7 £145.00 / $205.00 April 2023 Paperback 978 1 80392 598 1 £39.99 / $65.00 eTextbook Course leaders – examination copies will be available on publication Research Handbook on International Marine Environmental Law 2nd edition Edited by Rosemary Rayfuse, UNSW Sydney, Australia, Aline Jaeckel, University of Wollongong, Australia and Institute for Advanced Sustainability Studies (IASS), Potsdam, Germany and Natalie Klein, UNSW Sydney, Australia ‘The Research Handbook provides a comprehensive analysis of critical issues in international marine environmental law. Ambitious and forward looking, it addresses contemporary concerns, such as biodiversity loss, plastic pollution and climate change, suggesting solutions for coping with these challenges. This is an excellent and highly recommended publication for scholars and practitioners engaged in this crucial field of law.’ – Tomas Heidar, Vice-President of the International Tribunal for the Law of the Sea April 2023 492 pp Hardback 978 1 78990 907 4 £210.00 / $305.00 eBook • Elgaronline Research Handbooks in Environmental Law series The International Law of Biotechnology Human Rights, Trade, Patents, Health and the Environment 2nd edition Matthias Herdegen, University of Bonn, Germany ‘The 2nd edition of this magisterial work remains an essential reference work on the international law of biotechnology, now updated with the latest developments. The book is and remains a must-read for anyone interested in biotechnology law and a valuable reference guide for experts working in this field.’ – Claudia Seitz, Ethics and Compliance Switzerland April 2023 c 224 pp Hardback 978 1 0353 0204 8 £85.00 / $125.00 eBook • Elgaronline Principles of International Law series LAW TITLES PUBLISHED APRIL - JUNE 2023