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This collection of basic documents in international law and world order is intended as a primary source for persons researching or otherwise working in international law and relations: international civil servants and diplomats, governmental officials, nongovernmental (citizen action) organizations, practicing lawyers, academicians, and students of international law and affairs. It has been assembled mainly for two reasons: first, because the legal and quasi-legal instruments tha…

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“PREFACE”, in: International Law & World Order: Weston's & Carlson's Basic Documents, Weston & Carlson. Consulted online on 15 February 2019 <>
First published online: 2015
First print edition: 20150910

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