The sixth edition of this successful textbook on the techniques and institutions used to solve international disputes.
J. G. Merrills has taught international law all over the world. He is Emeritus Professor of International Law at the University of Sheffield, and has held visiting posts at the Universities of Auckland and Toronto. For eight years he was alternate member of the United Nations Sub-Commission on Prevention of Discrimination and Protection of Minorities. He is the author of seven books and over seventy journal articles and is on the editorial board of the Global Community Yearbook of International Law and Jurisprudence and a member of the American Society of International Law. In 2007, in recognition of his scholarly achievements he was elected an Associate Member of the Institut de Droit International.