Recueil des cours, Collected Courses, Tome/Volume 229 (1991)

Recueil des cours, Collected Courses, Tome/Volume 229 (1991)

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The Academy is an institution for the study and teaching of public and private international law and related subjects. Its purpose is to encourage a thorough and impartial examination of the problems arising from international relations in the field of law. The courses deal with the theoretical and practical aspects of the subject, including legislation and case law. All courses at the Academy are, in principle, published in the language in which they were delivered in the "Collected Courses of the Hague Academy of International Law".
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  • Hardback | 432 pages
  • 157.48 x 241.3 x 38.1mm | 748.42g
  • Dordrecht, Netherlands
  • English, French
  • 1992 ed.
  • 0792317041
  • 9780792317043

Table of contents

Table des matieres: H. Gaudemet-Tallon Introduction. A. Delimitation du sujet. B. Importance actuelle du theme de la desunion du couple en droit international prive. Premiere partie: L'eclatement des structures. I. L'egalite de l'homme et de la femme au sein de la cellule familiale. Section I. Egalite des epoux et competence judiciaire internationale. Section II. Egalite des epoux et competence legislative. II. La liberte de l'homme et de la femme au sein de la cellule familiale. Section I. La liberte de desunion du couple marie et ses consequences en droit international prive. Section II. La liberte de rupture de l'union libre et ses consequences en droit international prive. Deuxieme partie: Le conflit des cultures. I. Systemes juridiques religieux et systemes juridique laiques. Section I. Les difficultes engendrees par les systemes religieux. Section II. Plaidoyer pour un droit international prive laique de la desunion du couple. II. Systemes juridiques inegalitaires et systemes juridiques egalitaires. Section I. La polygamie. Section II. La repudiation unilaterale. Conclusion generale. Annexe. Liste des principaux textes utilises. Table of contents: P. Hay I: The Tension between Certainty and Flexibility in the Conflict of Laws: The Problem Defined. I. Introduction. II. Reaching Beyond the Law of the Forum: a Historical and Modern Overview. III. The Interaction of Jurisdiction and Choice of Law. II: Forum and lex: Implications of Jurisdictional Theory for Choice of Law. I. Introduction. II. General Jurisdiction. III. Specific Jurisdiction. IV. Excursus: 'Fairness' as the Principal Jurisdictional Criterion in American Law. V. Conclusions. III: Choice of Law: Objectives and Their Realization. I. Introduction. II. Objectives. III. Current Doctrine: What Price Flexibility? IV: Outlook: Principled Flexibility. I. Why European and American Conflicts Approaches Diverge. II. Accommodating the Tension between Predictability and Justice in the Individual Case. Bibliography.
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