Courts Crossing Borders: Blurring the Lines of Sovereignty

Front Cover
Mary L. Volcansek, John F. Stack
Carolina Academic Press, 2005 - 252 pages
0 Reviews
Reviews aren't verified, but Google checks for and removes fake content when it's identified
Legal issues that have traditionally been treated as domestic are in-creasingly governed by transnational law and numerous obscure tri-bunals. This book acquaints students of law and politics with the largely unrecognized authority of transnational legal systems and the ways boundaries of national sovereignty are being eroded in the 21st century. The editors have skillfully organized their collection around issues dealing with both human rights and issues of trade and used a comparative approach to analyze the many court decisions, treaties, and legal agreements that affect national sovereignty. Included subject areas are: Courts and Regional Trade Agreements, Dispute Resolution under NAFTA, and Universal Criminal Jurisdiction.

From inside the book

What people are saying - Write a review

We haven't found any reviews in the usual places.


Judicialization and Sovereignty Mary L Volcansek
Transnational Courts
Courts and Regional Trade Agreements Mary L Volcansek

17 other sections not shown

Common terms and phrases

About the author (2005)

Mary L. Volcansek is Dean of the AddRan College of Humanities and Social Sciences, and a professor of political science at Texas Christian University.John F. Stack, Jr. is a professor of political science and the Director of the Jack D. Gordon Institute for Public Policy.

Bibliographic information