War, Peace, Natural Law, and International Law: A Short Essay
4 Pages Posted: 3 Nov 2013
Date Written: November 1, 2013
The customary practice of states includes practices that reinforce the international legal system as well as practices that are harmful to the system. According to natural law, disputes between these two types can be sorted out by conflict resolution with the help of third party adjudication.
Keywords: Suarez, Vitoria, Pufendorf, natural law, just war, Kellogg-Briand Pact, aggressive war, customary international law
JEL Classification: K30, K33
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