Table of Contents

Foreword
Acknowledgments
Preface

Part I: Transnational Human Rights Litigation in Context

Chapter 1: Transnational Human Rights Litigation
Chapter 2: The Alien Tort Claims Act
Chapter 3: The Torture Victim Protection Act and Other Jurisdictional Bases

Part II: Jurisdictional Issues

Chapter 4: Customary International Law and Common Law Courts
Chapter 5: Extraterritorial Jurisdiction, Applicable Law and Justiciability
Chapter 6: Forum Non Conveniens
Chapter 7: State Immunity

Part III: Synthesis

Chapter 8: A Theory and Assessment of Transnational Human Rights Litigation

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