Michael Wood

With an emphasis on the role of international organizations and non-State actors to the formation of customary international law, this chapter recalls some of the key choices made by the International Law Commission in its work on the identification of customary international law. In doing so, this chapter offers some reactions to a number of criticisms made by international legal scholars, including some of the contributors to this volume.

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