Dutch jurist Hugo Grotius wrote the international law document De Jure Belli ac Pacis (On the Law of War and Peace) in Paris in 1625. it set forth the basis of modern international law with Grotius insisting the existence of “natural law” for nations allowing wars and providing for individuals rights.
- De jure belli ac pacis – Wikipedia
De iure belli ac pacis (English: On the Law of War and Peace) is a 1625 book in Latin, written by Hugo Grotius and published in Paris, on the legal status of war.
- On the Law of War and Peace | work by Grotius | Britannica
Apr 8, 2020 – Jure Belli et Pacis (1625; On the Law of War and Peace) was a plea for the spirit of law in international relations. It gained substance in the work of the great congresses (starting with those of Münster and Osnabrück before the Peace of Westphalia in 1648) that met not… In history of Europe: The Aufklärung.
- Hugo Grotius, De Jure Belli ac Pacis (1625) | Hoover Institution
Feb 6, 2019 – Hugo Grotius’s De Jure Belli ac Pacis (1625) exerts a vast influence on international law and politics. Yet Grotius, known widely as the father of …
- The First Edition of Grotius’ De Jure Belli Ac Pacis, 1625 – Jstor
opus, De Jure Belli ac Pacis. After his escape from the prison of Loevestein, Sunday, March 21, 1621, the romantic story of which has been so often told, Grotius …
- The Rights of War and Peace (2005 ed.) vol. 1 (Book I …
The De Iure Belli ac Pacis is full of literary and historical material from antiquity, and Grotius would have been delighted that a Genevan watch maker should think ..