Apartheid

Apartheid Definition Apartheid may be defined as the policy of racial segregation formerly followed in South Africa. The word apartheid means "separateness"in the Afrikaans language and it described the rigid racial division between the governing white minority population and the […]

Freedom of Trade

Freedom of Trade and Commerce In relation to the freedom of trade and commerce and constitutional law, Gonzalo Villalta Puig[1] made the following observation: The freedom of trade and commerce is a constitutional norm that conceives the sale and purchase of goods and services among or […]

Multi-Level Governance

Globalization and Multi-Level Governance This section provides an overview of globalization and multi-level governance within the legal context of Historical Perspective in international economic law. Resources Further Reading Ernst-Ulrich Petersmann, "Globalization and Multi-Level […]

Trade Union

Meaning of European Trade Union Confederation (ETUC) Here is a very short concept of european trade union confederation (etuc) in the European Union framework: The principal trade union lobby group in Brussels. Resources See Also Civil Liberty Civil Right Legal Right Citizen Freedom Political […]

Structural Funds

Meaning of Structural funds Here is a very short concept of structural funds in the European Union framework: The collective name given to four (or perhaps more properly five) funds set up to assist underdeveloped, declining or economically stagnant regions of the EU The European Regional […]

Sociology

Introduction to Sociology Sociology may be defined as the scientific study of human social relations or group life. See more definitions of Sociology in the Legal Dictionary. Other disciplines within the social sciences-including economics, political science, anthropology, and […]

Climate

Climate Related Fields Related topics include: International Environmental Law Find this subject in this World legal encyclopedia. Environmental Law Violations Find this subject in this World legal encyclopedia. Pollution Find this subject in this World legal encyclopedia. Environmental Law […]

Welfare Reform

Literature Review on (Social Policy) Welfare Reform In the Encyclopedia of Public Administration and Public Policy, [1] Edward T. Jennings offers the following summary about the topic of (Social Policy) Welfare Reform: Reform has dramatically changed the character, symbolism, and […]

Erste Bank Group

Dismissal of the Claims Against Erste Bank Group A.g. and Mkb Bank in This Action Would be in the Foreign Policy Interest of the United States In relation to the international law practice and Dismissal of the Claims Against Erste Bank Group A.g. and Mkb Bank in This Action Would be in the […]

Liberation Movements

Embracing mainstream international law, this section on liberation movements explores the context, history and effect of the area of the law covered here. Resources Further Reading The entry "liberation movements" in the Parry and Grant Encyclopaedic Dictionary of International Law […]

Max Sörensen

Max Sörensen (1913–1981): Life and Work Within the context of international law, this section explores the context, historical significance and the main work of Max Sörensen (1913–1981). Resources Further Reading The entry "sörensen, max (1913–1981)" in the Parry and Grant […]

Double Majority

Double Majority and Europe There is an entry on double majority in the European legal encyclopedia. Resources See Also Further Reading Entry "Double Majority" in the work "A Concise Encyclopedia of the European Union from Aachen to Zollverein", by Rodney Leach (Profile […]

Insurance Core Principles

This section provides an overview of insurance core principles within the legal context of Financial Regulation in international economic law, with coverage of Monetary and Financial Regulation (Main Regulatory Areas). Resources Further Reading Rekha Oleschak-Pillai, "Insurance Core […]