Contributions on Comparative Public Law and International Law
Veröffentlichungen des Max-Planck-Instituts für ausländisches öffentliches Recht und Völkerrecht
Rüdiger Wolfrum, Chie Kojima (eds.)
Solidarity: A Structural Principle of International Law
Armin von Bogdandy: Opening Address. - Karel Wellens: Revisiting Solidarity as a (Re-)Emerging Constitutional Principle: Some Further Reflections. - Discussion.
Philipp Dann: Solidarity and the Law of Development Cooperation. - Discussion. - Laurence Boisson de Chazournes: Responsibility to Protect: Reflecting Solidarity? - Discussion. - Dinah Shelton: Intergenerational Equity. - Discussion.
Tania Bolanos: Military Intervention without Security Council's Authorisation as a Consequence of the "Responsibility to Protect". - Hanspeter Neuhold: Common Security: The Litmus Test of International Solidarity. - Rüdiger Wolfrum: Concluding Remarks.
This volume presents a high-level scholarly discussion on whether the concept of solidarity functions as a structural principle of international law and to what extent it has become a full-fledged legal principle.
Each contributor addresses these questions by examining normative operations of the principle of solidarity in different branches of international law - including international disaster law, international humanitarian law, the law of development cooperation and international environmental law - as well as the relationship between the principle of solidarity and other legal principles such as the responsibility to protect and intergenerational equity.
2010. XIII, 238 p.