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The power of process: the value of due process in Security Council sanctions decision-making

Hovell, Devika (2016) The power of process: the value of due process in Security Council sanctions decision-making. Oxford monographs in international law. Oxford University Press, Oxford, UK. ISBN 9780198717676

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Abstract

The UN Security Council's transition to 'targeted sanctions' in the 1990s marked a revolutionary shift in the locus of the Council's decision-making from states to individuals. The establishment of the targeted sanctions regime, should be regarded as more than a shift in policy and invites attention to an emerging tier of international governance. This book examines the need to develop a due process framework having regard to the uniquely political and crisis-based context in which the Security Council operates. Drawing on Anglo-American jurisprudence, this book develops procedural principles for the international institutional context using a value-based approach as an alternative to the formalistic approach taken in the literature to date. In doing so, it is recognized that due process is more than a set of discrete legal standards, but is a touchstone for the way the international legal order conceives of far larger questions about community, law and values.

Item Type: Book
Official URL: http://www.oup.com/uk/
Additional Information: © 2015 Oxford University Press
Divisions: Law
Subjects: J Political Science > JZ International relations
K Law > K Law (General)
Sets: Departments > Law
Date Deposited: 24 Sep 2015 14:35
Last Modified: 24 May 2020 23:13
URI: http://eprints.lse.ac.uk/id/eprint/63718

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