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The International Judge
An Introduction to the Men and Women Who Decide the World’s Cases
Daniel Terris, Cesare P.R. Romano, Leigh Swigart; Sonia Sotomayor, fwd.

Brandeis University Press



Contents

Foreword - Sonia Sotomayor
• Introduction
• International Courts: An Overview
• International Judges: Who Are They and How Do They Get on the Courts?
• Profile: Navanethem Pillay, Judge of the International Criminal Court
• Inside the Courts
• Profile: Thomas Buergenthal, Judge of the International Court of Justice
• International Judges and International Law
• Profile: Georges Abi-Saab, Member of the World Trade Organization Appellate Body
• Between Law and Politics
• Profile: Cecilia Medina Quiroga, Judge of the Inter-American Court of Human Rights
• Tests of Character
• Profile: John Hedigan, Judge of the European Court of Human Rights
• Conclusion
• Appendix A. Basics of International Courts
• Appendix B. Judges Interviewed for This Book
• Appendix C. Commonalities and Differences between the Civil Law and the Common Law Legal Traditions
• Acknowledgments
• Notes
• Bibliography
• Index

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