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The Acquisition of Africa (1870-1914) : The Nature of International Law

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The Acquisition of Africa (1870-1914) : The Nature of International Law
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The Acquisition of Africa (1870-1914)
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The Nature of International Law
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The Acquisition of Africa (1870-1914) : The Nature of International Law
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The Acquisition of Africa (1870-1914) : The Nature of International Law
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  • The Acquisition of Africa (1870-1914): The Nature of International Law -- Copyright -- Contents -- Preface -- 1 New Imperialism: Imperium, Dominium and Responsibility under International Law -- 1 Introduction -- 2 New Imperialism -- 3 New Imperialism in International Legal Discourse -- 4 Dominium and Imperium -- 5 Legal and Social Relevance -- 6 Methodology and Case Studies -- 7 Plan -- 2 Dominium -- 1 Property Rights: Theoretical Premises -- 2 European and African Perspectives -- 2.1 Land Law from a European Point of View -- 2.2 African Land Law -- 3 Concluding Remarks: New Imperialism and Natives' Property Rights -- 3 Imperium -- 1 Introduction -- 2 Theoretical and Conceptual Framework -- 3 Nineteenth-century European International Law: Sovereignty, Territory and State -- 4 The African Perspective -- 5 Concluding Remarks -- 4 Territorium et Titulus -- 1 Introduction -- 2 Treaties, Cession and Protectorates -- 2.1 International Legal Theory -- 2.2 Cession and Protectorate Treaties -- 3 Conclusion -- 5 British Nigeria -- 1 Introduction -- 2 Historical Background -- 3 Treaties and Contracts between Britain and African Natives -- 3.1 Early Stage: Cession Treaties and Trade Contracts -- 3.2 The 1880s and 1890s: Protectorate Treaties -- 4 Legislation in the Wake of the Acquisition of Sovereignty over Territory -- 5 The Judiciary and Its Case Law -- 5.1 Colonial Judiciary -- 5.2 Case Law -- 6 Conclusion -- 6 French Equatorial Africa -- 1 Introduction -- 2 Historical Background -- 3 French Treaty Practice in Equatorial Africa -- 3.1 Cession Treaties -- 3.2 Protectorate Treaties -- 3.3 Evaluation of French Treaty Practices -- 4 Legislation in the Wake of the Transfer of External Sovereignty -- 5 Case Law and the Interpretation of Treaties -- 6 Conclusion -- 7 German Cameroon -- 1 Introduction -- 2 Historical Background
  • 3 Treaties between Germany and Cameroonian Rulers -- 3.1 Validity of Treaties -- 3.2 Treaty Practice -- 4 Legislation Following the Conclusion of Treaties -- 5 Treaty Interpretation and Execution -- 6 Conclusion -- 8 Ex facto ius oritur? -- 1 International Law in Practice: Treaties between European States and African Polities -- 2 The Legality of the Treaty-based Acquisition and Partition of Africa -- 2.1 Interference with Natives' Land Ownership -- 2.2 Violation of International Law -- 2.3 Customary International Law Impaired -- 3 Theory versus Practice: What was International Law in the Nineteenth Century? -- 4 Conclusion -- 9 A Reflection on the Nature of International Law: Redressing the Illegality of Africa's Colonization -- 1 Introduction -- 2 The Inter-temporal Rule -- 2.1 General Features of the Inter-temporal Rule -- 2.2 The ICJ and the Inter-temporal Rule -- 2.3 International Law in Its Historical Context -- 3 Impossibility of Establishing Responsibility? -- 3.1 Non-identifiable Parties -- 3.2 Supersession -- 4 Recognition -- 5 Conclusion -- 10 Evaluative Summary and Conclusion -- Chronological List of Treaties and Other Agreements -- Case Laws -- Bibliography -- Index
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