The Referendum on Catalan Self-Determination (Part II)
What encouraged the Catalans to place their bets on the persuasive power of remedial self-determination were two constitutional, not international legal texts: the Supreme Court of Canada’s 1998 Re...
The Referendum on Catalan Self-Determination (Part I)
Scheduled to take place on 1 October 2017, the referendum on the independence of Catalonia looks to be a turning point in the history of the Iberian peninsula; if not a point of no return, then at ...
- Debating “Beyond Human Rights”
Beyond Human Rights: Beyond a Convertible Vattelian?
Anne Peters’ Beyond Human Rights: The Legal Status of the Individual in International Law is an impressive scholarly intervention, which can be read both as a standalone contribution to the debates...