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Franck, Thomas M.

Overview
Works: 242 works in 783 publications in 1 language and 20,614 library holdings
Genres: Case studies  Trials, litigation, etc  Casebooks  History 
Roles: Author, Editor, Adapter, Other, Publishing director, Commentator, Dedicatee, Honoree
Classifications: JA37, 341.2373
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Most widely held works about Thomas M Franck
 
Most widely held works by Thomas M Franck
Nation against nation : what happened to the U.N. dream and what the U.S. can do about it by Thomas M Franck( Book )

18 editions published in 1985 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,103 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Argues that American expectations for the U.N. have been too high, analyzes U.N. actions in terms of U.S. interests, and suggests ways America can improve its international relations
Secrecy and foreign policy( Book )

2 editions published in 1974 in English and held by 1,047 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Representatives of government and the press as well as scholars from Canada, Britain, and the United States speak out on the conflict between the government's need for secrecy and the public's right to know
Foreign policy by Congress by Thomas M Franck( Book )

11 editions published between 1979 and 1980 in English and held by 1,015 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Resignation in protest : political and ethical choices between loyalty to team and loyalty to conscience in American public life by Edward Weisband( Book )

15 editions published between 1975 and 1976 in English and Undetermined and held by 978 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Word politics; verbal strategy among the superpowers by Thomas M Franck( Book )

20 editions published between 1672 and 1975 in English and held by 948 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Professor Franck analyserer hvor mange gange "Verbal Strategi" har været brugt og misbrugt af stormagterne. Begge forfattere understreger, at den metode en stat anvender for at forklare principperne bag sine handlinger, kan være lige så strategisk betydningsfulde som handlingerne selv og bør planlægges lige så omhyggeligt
Why federations fail; an inquiry into the requisites for successful federalism by Thomas M Franck( Book )

7 editions published in 1968 in English and held by 755 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Race and nationalism by Thomas M Franck( Book )

27 editions published between 1960 and 1973 in English and held by 753 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Tethered presidency : congressional restraints on executive power by Thomas M Franck( Book )

8 editions published in 1981 in English and held by 687 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The power of legitimacy among nations by Thomas M Franck( Book )

14 editions published in 1990 in English and Undetermined and held by 602 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Although there is no international government, and no global police agency enforces the rules, nations obey international law. In this provocative study, Franck employs a broad range of historical, legal, sociological, anthropological, political, and philosophical modes of analysis to unravel the mystery of what makes states and people perceive rules as legitimate. Demonstrating that virtually all nations obey most rules nearly all of the time, Franck reveals that the more legitimate laws and institutions appear to be, the greater is their capacity for compliance. Distilling those factors which increase the perception of legitimacy, he shows how a community of rules can be fashioned from a system of sovereign states without creating a global leviathan
Fairness in international law and institutions by Thomas M Franck( Book )

31 editions published between 1995 and 2002 in English and held by 577 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This book, based on Professor Franck's Hague Academy General Course, offers a critical analysis of the prescriptive norms and institutions of modern international law has the capacity to advance, in practice, the abstract social values shared by the community of persons and states
Political questions/judicial answers : does the rule of law apply to foreign affairs? by Thomas M Franck( Book )

16 editions published between 1992 and 2012 in English and held by 577 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Almost since the beginning of the republic, America's rigorous separation of powers among Executive, Legislative, and Judicial Branches has been umpired by the federal judiciary. It may seem surprising, then, that many otherwise ordinary cases are not decided in court even when they include allegations that the President, or Congress, has violated a law or the Constitution itself. Most of these orphan cases are shunned by the judiciary simply because they have foreign policy aspects. In refusing to address the issues involved, judges indicate that judicial review, like politics, should stop at the water's edge--and foreign policy managers find it convenient to agree! Thomas Franck, however, maintains that when courts invoke the "political question" doctrine to justify such reticence, they evade a constitutional duty. In his view, whether the government has acted constitutionally in sending men and women to die in foreign battles is just as appropriate an issue for a court to decide as whether property has been taken without due process. In this revisionist work, Franck proposes ways to subject the conduct of foreign policy to the rule of law without compromising either judicial integrity or the national interest. By examining the historical origins of the separation of powers in the American constitutional tradition, with comparative reference to the practices of judiciaries in other federal systems, he broadens and enriches discussions of an important national issue that has particular significance for critical debate about the "imperial presidency."
The empowered self : law and society in the age of individualism by Thomas M Franck( Book )

33 editions published between 1999 and 2004 in English and held by 562 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The Empowered Self: Law and Society in the Age of Individualism examines the gradual emancipation of the individual in national and international law and the changing social attitudes toward personal choice in constituting identity. It demonstrates that this desire of persons for choice is not limited to Western industrial society but a historical development powered by such independent variables as urbanization, the communications revolution, education, and economic development. Thomas Franck demonstrates that despite resistance, we are now entering the age of the individual."--Jacket
A Free trade association by Thomas M Franck( Book )

19 editions published between 1968 and 1970 in English and Undetermined and held by 526 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Judging the World Court by Thomas M Franck( Book )

6 editions published in 1986 in English and held by 498 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

East African unity through law by Thomas M Franck( Book )

15 editions published between 1964 and 1979 in English and held by 474 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Recourse to force : state action against threats and armed attacks by Thomas M Franck( Book )

28 editions published between 2002 and 2009 in English and held by 443 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this book Professor Franck tracks various conflicts since 1945 which have contributed to the extensive interpretation of the UN Charter by the UN's principal political institutions. He examines the law pertaining to the use of force againt subversion and terrorism, and the need to balance peace with justice
The structure of impartiality; examining the riddle of one law in a fragmented world by Thomas M Franck( Book )

9 editions published in 1968 in English and held by 430 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Comparative constitutional process; cases and materials; fundamental rights in the common law nations by Thomas M Franck( Book )

16 editions published in 1968 in English and held by 428 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Law and practice of the United Nations : documents and commentary by Simon Chesterman( Book )

17 editions published between 2008 and 2016 in English and held by 354 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Law and Practice of the United Nations: Documents and Commentary combines primary materials with expert commentary demonstrating the interaction between law and practice in the UN organization, as well as the possibilities and limitations of multilateral institutions in general. This second edition addresses the most challenging issues confronting the United Nations and the global community today, from terrorism to climate change, from poverty to nuclear proliferation. Each chapter includes short essays by the authors that describe how the documents illustrate a set of legal, institutional, and political issues relevant to the practice of diplomacy and the development of public international law through the United Nations. Each chapter also includes questions and hypotheticals to guide discussion of the primary materials
Foreign relations and national security law : cases, materials, and simulations by Thomas M Franck( Book )

19 editions published between 1987 and 2012 in English and held by 348 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Nation against nation : what happened to the U.N. dream and what the U.S. can do about it
Alternative Names
Franck, T. M.

Franck, Thomas M.

Franck, Thomas M. 1931-2009

Franck, Thomas Martin 1931-2009

Martin Franck, Thomas 1931-2009

Thomas M. Franck Amerikaans professor (1931-2009)

Thomas M. Franck amerikanischer Jurist

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The power of legitimacy among nationsFairness in international law and institutionsPolitical questions/judicial answers : does the rule of law apply to foreign affairs?The empowered self : law and society in the age of individualismRecourse to force : state action against threats and armed attacksLaw and practice of the United Nations : documents and commentaryForeign relations and national security law : cases, materials, and simulations