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Part VII State Jurisdiction, 20 Sovereignty and Equality of States

From: Brownlie's Principles of Public International Law (8th Edition)

James R Crawford

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From: Oxford Public International Law (http://opil.ouplaw.com). (c) Oxford University Press, 2023. All Rights Reserved.date: 08 February 2023

Sovereignty — States, equality — Treaties, interpretation

This chapter begins with a discussion of the concept of sovereignty, and then considers the use of ‘sovereignty’ to describe the competence of states and equality. This is followed by a review of the ways states interact with international law.

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