Harlan G. Cohen

About/Bio

Harlan Grant Cohen is an Associate Professor of Law at the University of Georgia School of Law and Managing Editor of AJIL Unbound (the online companion to the American Journal of International Law). His research and scholarship focus on international legal theory, global governance, and foreign relations law, with a particular emphasis on sources, authority, fragmentation, communities of practice, institutional design, and legitimacy.

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Methodology and Misdirection: Custom and the ICJ

In Determining Customary International Law: The ICJ's Methodology between Induction, Deduction and Assertion, Stefan Talmon revisits the old debate over inductive and deductive methods for finding customary international law (CIL) to see whether we can now, fifty years after the original debates, learn any lessons about whether, when, and how the International Court of Justice uses each.

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