Conflict in the Caucasus

Implications for International Legal Order

  • Editors
  • James A. Green
  • Christopher P. M. Waters

Part of the Euro-Asian Studies book series (EAS)

About this book


This book addresses multiple aspects of the conflict between Georgia and Russia over the breakaway region of South Ossetia in August 2008, including the use of force, human rights, transnational litigation and international law 'rhetoric'. The particulars of the conflict are explored alongside their wider implications for international order.


conflict Europe human rights international law Self-determination

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