Show Summary Details

Page of

PRINTED FROM OXFORD HANDBOOKS ONLINE (www.oxfordhandbooks.com). © Oxford University Press, 2018. All Rights Reserved. Under the terms of the licence agreement, an individual user may print out a PDF of a single chapter of a title in Oxford Handbooks Online for personal use (for details see Privacy Policy and Legal Notice).

date: 20 October 2019

Abstract and Keywords

This chapter examines the international judicial bodies tasked with resolving disputes between states, notably the International Court of Justice (ICJ), the International Tribunal for the Law of the Sea (ITLOS), and the World Trade Organization (WTO) Appellate Body. It first describes the key elements common to these international judicial bodies. It then discusses the shift in emphasis with respect to judicial bodies for resolving disputes between states, and considers whether the role of inter-state judicial bodies has really changed in recent years.

Keywords: international judicial bodies, International Court of Justice, International Tribunal for the Law of the Sea, World Trade Organization, inter-state judicial bodies

Access to the complete content on Oxford Handbooks Online requires a subscription or purchase. Public users are able to search the site and view the abstracts and keywords for each book and chapter without a subscription.

Please subscribe or login to access full text content.

If you have purchased a print title that contains an access token, please see the token for information about how to register your code.

For questions on access or troubleshooting, please check our FAQs, and if you can''t find the answer there, please contact us.