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Lessons from a distorted metaphor : the holy grail of climate litigation

Author: BOUWER, Kim Alexandra
Citation: Transnational environmental law, 2020, OnlineFirst
Year: 2020
Abstract: This article examines the complex risks, costs and rewards of large-scale private law climate litigation – the climate litigation ‘holy grail’. It…

Shipping tycoons and authoritarian rulers : doing the oil business with the Greek dictatorship, 1967–1974

Author: TSAKAS, Christos
Citation: Journal of modern Greek studies, 2020, Vol. 38, No. 1, pp. 185-208
Year: 2020
Abstract: The relationship between the Greek shipping tycoons and the colonels who seized power on 21 April 1967 has been a neglected issue in the literature…

Breach of contract and damages for non-pecuniary loss

Author: KRYLA-CUDNA, Katarzyna Maria
Citation: European review of private law, 2018, Vol. 26, No. 4, pp. 515-553
Year: 2018
Abstract: The purpose of this article is to investigate whether non-pecuniary interests of the parties should be protected in contract law and what should be…

An East–West comparison of healthcare evaluations in Europe : do institutions matter?

Authors: POPIC, Tamara; SCHNEIDER, Simone M.
Citation: Journal of European social policy, 2018, Vol. 28, No. 5, pp. 517-534
Year: 2018
Abstract: Differences in welfare attitudes of Eastern and Western Europeans have often been explained in terms of legacies of communism. In this article, we…

Les lettres du pouvoir au Sahel islamique : marques, adaptations et continuités administratives au Borno (1823-1918)

Author: DEWIERE, Rémi
Citation: Cahiers d’études africaines, 2019, Vol. 236, No. 4, pp. 1047-1090
Year: 2019
Abstract: À travers l’analyse de trente-sept lettres diplomatiques provenant du Borno (nord-est du Nigeria actuel), datés de 1824 à 1918, cet article apporte…

Cognitive determinants of healthcare evaluations : a comparison of Eastern and Western European countries

Authors: SCHNEIDER, Simone M.; POPIC, Tamara
Citation: Health policy, 2018, Vol. 122, No. 3, pp. 269-278
Year: 2018
Abstract: Knowing the public opinion of healthcare is essential when assessing healthcare system performance; but little research has focussed on the links…

The illusion of territorial jurisdiction

Author: SZIGETI, Peter Daniel
Citation: Texas international law journal, 2017, Vol. 52, No. 3, pp. 369-399
Year: 2017
Abstract: Common accounts of the development of territorial jurisdiction follow a “rise and fall” narrative. Territorial jurisdiction began in the mid-17th…

Authenticating the past : archives, secret police, and heroism in contemporary Czech representations of socialism

Author: PEHE, Veronika
Citation: Muriel BLAIVE (ed.), Perceptions of society in communist Europe : regime archives and popular opinion, London : Bloomsbury Academic, 2019, pp. 207-222
Year: 2019
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