Research and Publications
Publications on the history of International Law by Castan Centre scholars, and their research partners within Monash University, include the following:
Jean Allain, de Rayneval’s The Institutions of Natural Law and the Law of Nations, Oxford University Press, 2017, 220 pp. (with Introduction). (re: Joseph-Mathias Gérard de Rayneval, Insitutions du droit de la nature and des gens, 2e éd. Paris: Leblanc, 1803.)
Jean Allain, Slavery in International Law: Of Human Exploitation and Trafficking, Martinus Nijhoff, 2013.
Jean Allain, A Century of International Adjudication: The Rule of Law and its Limits, Asser Press, 2000.
Richard Joyce, Competing Sovereignties (Abingdon: Routledge, 2013).
Fleur Johns, Richard Joyce and Sundhya Pahuja (eds), Events: The Force of International Law (Abingdon: Routledge, 2011).
Chandani Lokuge, Dialoguing with empire: The literary and political rhetoric of Sarojini Naidu, in Susheila Nasta (ed), India in Britain: South Asian Networks and Connections, 1858-1950, (Palgrave Macmillan, Basingstoke 2013), pp. 115-133.
Richard Joyce, ‘Anarchist International Law(yers): Mapping Power and Responsibility in International Law’ London Review of International Law (forthcoming)
Jean Allain, “Genealogies of Human Trafficking and Slavery”, Ryszard Piotrowicz, Conny Rijken, and Baerbel Uhl (eds.) Routledge Handbook of Human Trafficking, 2017, pp. 1-20
Jean Allain, “Decolonisation as the Source of the Concepts of Jus Cogens and Obligations Erga Omnes”, Ethiopian Yearbook of International Law, Vol. 1, 2017, pp. 35-59.
Jean Allain, “Acculturation through the Middle Ages: The Islamic Law of Nations and its place in the History of International Law”, in Alexander Orakhelashvili (ed.), Research Handbook on Theory and History of International Law, Edward Elgar Publishing, 2011, pp. 394-407.
Jean Allain, “Nineteenth Century Law of the Sea and the British Abolition of the Slave Trade”, British Yearbook of International Law, Vol. 78, 2008, pp. 342-388.
Chandani Lokuge, Journey into Vishranti: a critico-autobiographical reflection on diasporic dis-belonging’ (2011) 13(3)Interventions: International Journal of Postcolonial Studies 483-494.
Chandani Lokuge, ‘A case for literature and the search for alternative visions of individual and national freedom: Michael Ondaatje’s Anil’s Ghost’, in Chelva Kanaganayakam (ed), Arbiters of a National Imaginary: Essays on Sri Lanka, (International Centre for Ethnic Studies, Colombo (2008), pp. 106-113.